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Provider Related Resources

Provider Related Resources

Resources to assist providers to remain compliant with state and federal requirements.

  • Joint Provider Surveyor Training Information
  • Paid Dining Assistant Curriculum
    • MCL 333.21794 (State Law) and CFR 483.60(h)/F811 (Federal Regulations) require providers to use a state-approved dining assistant training course (see curriculum link above)
    • Records must be maintained by the provider demonstrating compliance with above-regulatory requirements and individual records for those that have successfully completed the nursing home’s training course and working in this role
    • A “lockout” related to a nurse aide training course does not impact the dining assistant program
  • Bed Rail Clinical Practice Guidelines
Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS)
Life Safety Code
Workforce Background Check


Nurse Aide and Workforce Investigations

The Department has the authority to investigate an individual alleged to have neglected or abused or misappropriated the property of a nursing home resident. The authority is described in the letter below and conducted by the Nurse Aide and Workforce Section within the Bureau of Community and Health Systems.