(J) "Habitable floor area" means the clear floor area of a room and the floor area occupied by the usual bedroom furniture, such as beds, chairs, dressers, and tables and does not include the floor area occupied by wardrobes unless the wardrobe is of the resident's own choice and it is in addition to the individual closet space in the resident's room, and areas partitioned off in the room such as closets and toilet rooms.
(C) "Administrator" means the individual, licensed as a nursing home administrator under Chapter 4751.of the Revised Code, who is responsible for planning, organizing, directing and managing the operation of the nursing home.(U) "Ohio building code" means the building requirements as adopted by the board of building standards pursuant to section 3781.10 of the Revised Code.(V) "On duty" means being in the nursing home, awake, and immediately available.(S) "Nurse aide" means an individual as defined in paragraph (A)(3) of rule 3701-17-07.1 of the Administrative Code.
(T) "Nursing home" has the same meaning as in section 3721.01 of the Revised Code.(BB) "Physician" means an individual licensed under Chapter 4731.of the Revised Code to practice medicine and surgery or osteopathic medicine and surgery. 1, as amended (2015), and that has registered with the department of health under division (B) of section 3701.07 of the Revised Code and whose purposes include educating and counseling residents, assisting residents in resolving problems and complaints concerning their care and treatment, and assisting them in securing adequate services to meet their needs; (3) A member of the general assembly.(CC) "Resident" means an individual for whom the nursing home provides accommodations. (FF) "Registered nurse" means an individual licensed to practice nursing as a registered nurse under Chapter 4723. (GG) "Resident call system" means a set of devices that are connected electrically, electronically, by radio frequency transmission, or in a like manner that can effectively alert the staff member or members on duty, at the nurses' station or at another point in the nursing unit, of emergencies or resident needs and that can not be deactivated from any location except from where the resident initiated the call.(DD) "Residential care facility" has the same meaning as in section 3721.01 of the Revised Code. (HH) "Skilled nursing care" means procedures that require technical skills and knowledge beyond those the untrained person possesses and that are commonly employed in providing for the physical, mental, and emotional needs of the ill or otherwise incapacitated.(EE) "Residents' rights advocate" means:(1) An employee or representative of any state or local government entity that has a responsibility regarding residents and that has registered with the department of health under division (B) of section 3701.07 of the Revised Code; (2) An employee or representative of any private nonprofit corporation or association that qualifies for tax-exempt status under section 501(a) of the "Internal Revenue Code of 1986," 100 Stat. "Skilled nursing care" includes, but is not limited to, the following:(1) Irrigations, catheterizations, application of dressings, and supervision of special diets and therapeutic diets; (2) Objective observation of changes in the resident's condition as a means of analyzing and determining the nursing care required and the need for further medical diagnosis and treatment; (3) Special procedures contributing to rehabilitation; (4) Administration of medication by any method ordered by a physician, such as hypodermically, rectally, or orally, including observation of the resident after receipt of the medication; (5) Carrying out other treatments prescribed by the physician that involve a similar level of complexity and skill in administration.