Developmental Services - Case Management

Certification Process - Environment & Safety

A. Compliance.

The agency shall ensure and document continuous compliance with all applicable laws, rules and regulations governing the location, occupancy, use, maintenance, construction and/or renovation of physical structures used in the delivery of licensed services.

B. Structures.

All structures provided by the agency and used in the delivery of services shall be maintained in good repair and free from danger to health or safety, and shall be appropriate to the services provided. The agency shall meet current requirements of the ADA , the Rehabilitation Act, and the Maine Human Rights Act.

C. Emergency Management Plans.

The agency shall adopt written procedures for staff to follow in case of emergency or disaster. Staff Access to Plans. Copies of emergency management plans shall be readily available to all staff at all times.