2017 ORS 441.402¹
Definitions for ORS 441.402 to 441.419

As used in ORS 441.402 (Definitions for ORS 441.402 to 441.419) to 441.419 (Long Term Care Ombudsman Account):

(1) “Administrative action” means any action, inaction or decision made by an owner, employee or agent of a long term care facility or by a public agency that affects the services to residents of long term care facilities.

(2) “Designee” means an individual appointed by the Long Term Care Ombudsman under ORS 441.413 (Appointment of designees) to serve as a representative in a local community in order to carry out the purpose of ORS 441.402 (Definitions for ORS 441.402 to 441.419) to 441.419 (Long Term Care Ombudsman Account).

(3) “Long term care facility” means:

(a) Any licensed skilled nursing facility or intermediate care facility, as defined in rules adopted under ORS 442.015 (Definitions);

(b) Adult foster homes, as defined in ORS 443.705 (Definitions for ORS 443.705 to 443.825), with residents over 60 years of age;

(c) Residential care facilities, as defined in ORS 443.400 (Definitions for ORS 443.400 to 443.455); and

(d) Continuing care retirement communities, as defined in ORS 101.020 (Definitions).

(4) “Long Term Care Ombudsman Program” means the services provided by the Long Term Care Ombudsman. [Formerly 441.100; 2017 c.441 §10]

Chapter 441

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1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 441—Health Care Facilities, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ors441.­html (2017) (last ac­cessed Mar. 30, 2018).
2 Legislative Counsel Committee, Annotations to the Oregon Revised Stat­utes, Cumulative Supplement - 2017, Chapter 441, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ano441.­html (2017) (last ac­cessed Mar. 30, 2018).
3 OregonLaws.org assembles these lists by analyzing references between Sections. Each listed item refers back to the current Section in its own text. The result reveals relationships in the code that may not have otherwise been apparent.