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May 2019 – Public Comment Period Closes June 27, 2019 on Clarification of Ligature Risk Interpretive Guidelines

CMS is requesting public comment on its proposed clarification of Ligature Risk Interpretive Guidelines. This is CMS’ response to the work of The Joint Commission’s Expert Panel on Suicide Prevention that created the Recommendations that were published starting with TJC’s November 2019 issue of their Perspectives newsletter.  For full text of CMS’ tesstnTJC Expert Panel Perspectives […]

May 2019 – Public Comment Period Closes June 27, 2019 on Clarification of Ligature Risk Interpretive Guidelines

CMS is requesting public comment on its proposed clarification of Ligature Risk Interpretive Guidelines. This is CMS’ response to the work of The Joint Commission’s Expert Panel on Suicide Prevention that created the Recommendations that were published starting with TJC’s November 2019 issue of their Perspectives newsletter.  For full text of CMS’ draft proposal and […]

Sliding Toilet Room Door Frame

Accurate Lock and Hardware now has a frame assembly to simplify the installation of their ligature resistant sliding patient toilet room door.  This should be especially helpful for installing this product in existing building remodeling projects. Accurate Lock and Hardware 1 Annie Place Stamford, CT 06902 203-348-8865 www.accuratelockandhardware.com

Front Installation Solid Surface Toilet

Intersan’s CWC-156 AST-FF Behavioral HealthCare Toilet can be installed from the room side of the wall and is ADA compliant, ligature resistant, floor mounted, back water supply, integral seat fixture.  It is also elongated to help avoid conflicts with wall mounted grab bars behind fixture. Intersan Manufacturing Company 1748 West Fillmore Street Phoenix, AZ 85007 […]

Dual Quick Connect – Wall Mounted Shower Head with Integral Diverter Valve

Intersan’s Dual Quick Connect – Wall Mounted Shower Head with Integral Diverter Valve is a ligature-resistant, attractive solution that provides all the elements needed for a handicapped accessible shower in one device that removes a lot of clutter and institutional looking items, but provides full functionality.  Combining this with with a choice of valve and […]