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Licensure, Certification and Evaluation of Adult Care Facilities

The Licensure, Certification and Evaluation Commission licenses and certifies adult care homes and intermediate care facilities for the mentally retarded in Kansas. Programs exist to assure quality care through two primary means -- establishing licensing standards and inspecting facilities to assure state and federal regulatory standards are being met.

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Complaint Reporting
Nursing Facilities Survey Process
Nursing Home Compare
Quality Practice Workgroup

The KDOA Quality Practice Work Group was convened in 2004 to address complex care issues in adult care homes. The group is comprised of KDOA staff as well as staff from adult care homes, associations and organizations. After developing guidelines for falls management, which are now being tested, the group continues to meet to identify best practices for other problem areas.

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Informal Dispute Resolution
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Page Last Updated: June 27, 2007