Article 517 Health Care Facilities
The requirements in Parts II and III not only apply to single-function buildings but are also intended to be individually applied to their respective forms of occupancy within a multifunction building (e.g., a doctor's examining room located within a limited care facility would be required to meet 517.10).
Informational Note No. 1 : For information concerning performance, maintenance, and testing criteria, refer to the appropriate health care facilities documents.
Informational Note No. 2: Text that is followed by a reference in brackets has been extracted from NFPA 99-2018, Health Care Facilities Code, and NFPA 101-2018, Life Safety Code. Only editorial changes were made to the extracted text to make it consistent with this Code.