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Old 05-21-2014, 07:42 PM   #1
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can any of you guys tell me what article i can find about having to have a light switch nearby the door when you walk into a patients room at a hospital.
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can any of you guys tell me what article i can find about having to have a light switch nearby the door when you walk into a patients room at a hospital.
Not in the NEC, but if it were it would be in article 517.

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thanks man i looked in that article and i really couldnt find anything, it was a question that came up from another contractor that is doing a job in our hospital and i didnt think it was in there
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thanks man i looked in that article and i really couldnt find anything, it was a question that came up from another contractor that is doing a job in our hospital and i didnt think it was in there
I don't think its found in NFPA 99 either, but certain health care certifications groups, Joint Commission OSPD etc.. do require it.
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