HOUSING-WITH-SERVICES CONTRACT ACT (EXCERPT)
Act 424 of 2002
As used in this act:
(a) “Health-related services” means 1 or more of the following:
(i) Nursing services.
(ii) Nursing services delegated to aides or personal care services including, but not limited to, escort services, reminders, and standby assistance related to dressing or grooming.
(iii) Home aide care tasks.
(b) “Housing-with-services establishment” means an establishment regularly providing or offering to provide leased private unit residences accommodating 1 or more adults, and providing or offering to provide for a fee either 1 or more regularly scheduled health-related services or 2 or more regularly scheduled supportive services, whether offered directly by the establishment or by another person by arrangement of the establishment. Housing-with-services establishment does not include an adult foster care facility licensed under the adult foster care facility licensing act, 1979 PA 218, MCL 400.701 to 400.737, or a health facility or agency licensed under article 17 of the public health code, 1978 PA 368, MCL 333.20101 to 333.22260.
(c) “Resident” means an individual leasing and residing in a housing-with-services establishment.
(d) “Supportive services” means helping with personal laundry, arranging for medical services, health-related services, social services, or transportation to medical or social services appointments, or providing for at least 1 individual awake and alert in the housing-with-services establishment to contact a service provider in an emergency. Supportive services do not include making referrals or assisting a resident in contacting a service provider of the resident's choice.
History: 2002, Act 424, Imd. Eff. June 5, 2002
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