licensing and regulations

Information, documents and forms related to Department of Human Services licensing and ODP oversight through monitoring. Training credit and Certificates of Achievement are NOT available in this category. 

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ODP Licensing

Commonwealth Licensing Protocols, Policies and Procedures.

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Enrollment Notice


Pennsylvania law requires people to obtain a license before they can operate certain types of facilities.  These include, but are not limited to: 

6400 Regulatory Compliance Guide Webinar

Session Recorded on 2/18/2020 (Video)

Powerpoint Slides (PDF)

Regulatory Compliance Guide- February 3, 2020 Edition (PDF)


Self Inspection

Policy, Regulations and Interpretation Information

Regulations and Interpretations – DHS Website