section .0100 – temporary license requirements

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Published: 2015

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subchapter 37f – temporary licenses


section .0100 – temporary license requirements



(a)  The Chairman of the Board may issue a temporary license

through the Executive Director for an initial period of time from issuance

until the next Board meeting to an individual temporarily filling the position

of a nursing home administrator provided one of the circumstances in Paragraph

(b) of this Rule exists and the prerequisites for temporary license in Paragraph

(c) of this Rule have been met.

(b)  The nursing home shall prove to the satisfaction of the

Board that it is not currently being administered by a temporary licensee, and

at least one of the following circumstances exists:

(1)           sudden death of the licensed administrator;

(2)           unexpected transfer of the licensed

administrator; or

(3)           unforeseeable termination of the licensed


(c)  An individual applying for a temporary license shall:

(1)           be at least 18 years of age;

(2)           be of good moral character;

(3)           be of sound physical and mental health; and

(4)           have previously served as a licensed

administrator in another state, served as assistant administrator in a nursing

home for at least two years, served as director of nursing in a nursing home

for at least one year, or be otherwise comparably qualified.  If the applicant

is licensed in any other states, the applicant shall provide evidence that he

is currently licensed in good standing in each other state.

(d)  The Board may approve an application for one renewal of

up to six additional months of a temporary license if the nursing home submits

evidence satisfactory to the Board that at least one of the circumstances

listed in Paragraph (b) of this Rule occurred at the facility after the initial

approval of the current temporary license.


History Note:        Authority G.S. 90‑278; 90‑279;


Eff. February 1, 1980;

Amended Eff. April 15, 1980;

Readopted Eff. October 1, 1981;

Amended Eff. May 1, 1989; December 1, 1983;

Transferred and Recodified from 21 NCAC 37A .1001 Eff.

April 1, 1996;

Amended Eff. July 1, 2000; April 1, 1996;

Pursuant to G.S. 150B-21.3A, rule is necessary without

substantive public interest Eff. September 22, 2014.