1227.12.10 Toilet and Bath Facilities
Separate toilet room facilities shall be provided for the use of patients and personnel.
Provide for patients in the nursing unit in at least the following ratios:
|Bathtubs or showers||1:12 patients|
|(Minimum one bathtub on each floor providing skilled nursing or intermediate care services)|
|(Fixtures shall be equipped without aerators and may have conventional controls. Gooseneck spouts shall not be used)|
Fixtures serving individual patient rooms shall not be considered as meeting the required ratios for bedrooms not served by individual adjoining toilet rooms or bathrooms.
Changes in these ratios for wards or units in which bed patients only are to be cared for may be permitted by the enforcing agency.