Attention: Hospice Inpatient Units

As previously reported, hospice inpatient units were subject to new Life Safety Code (LSC) requirements when surveyed November 1, 2016 or later.  The Survey and Certification Group of CMS recently sent two memos to State Survey Agency Directors related to these requirements, S&C: 17-14-LSC and S&C: 17-15-LSC.  S&C: 17-14-LSC deals with Automatic Fire Sprinkler System…