(Amended by Ord. No. 138428; passed June 27, effective July 27, 1974.)
A. The kitchen, dining room, toilets and rooms where patients
are confined, shall be screened and measures installed for the prevention and
destruction of flies, vermin or rodents.
B. All institutions shall furnish wholesome food which shall be
stored, prepared, cooked and served under sanitary conditions and shall at all
times be protected from dust, flies, vermin and other contamination.
C. The serving of raw milk is prohibited.
D. Covered metal garbage containers must be provided in
sufficient number to care for the daily needs of the institution. Garbage
cans shall be kept covered and thoroughly cleaned after they are emptied.
The garbage shall be disposed of in such a manner that there will be no nuisance
E. All children shall be treated kindly and in no instance shall
a child be subject to corporal punishment.
F. There shall be attached to the staff, a physician of good
professional standing, duly licensed to practice medicine and surgery in the
State, and who shall be responsible for health supervision and medical care,
including health examinations on admission and at subsequent intervals, and
control of communicable disease. At the time of admission, an effort
should be made to obtain a list of communicable diseases, immunizations, and
other significant information concerning the child’s health.
G. Each child shall have a health record showing growth and
development, accidents, illness and other pertinent information. Dental
care should be provided.
H. In the event of a communicable disease occurring in the
institution, the Bureau of Health, or the City Health Officer must be notified
immediately by telephone.