Alaska Statutes.
Title 47. Welfare, Social Services and Institutions
Chapter 62. Office of the Long Term Care Ombudsman
Section 90. Definitions.
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AS 47.62.090. Definitions.

In AS 47.62.010 - 47.62.090,

(1) "authority" means the Alaska Mental Health Trust Authority established in AS 47.30.011 ;

(2) "long term care facility" means an assisted living home as defined in AS 47.32.900 and a nursing facility, as defined in AS 47.32.900 ;

(3) "office" means the office of the long term care ombudsman;

(4) "older Alaskan" means a resident who is 60 years of age or older;

(5) "ombudsman" means the long term care ombudsman hired under AS 47.62.010;

(6) "senior citizen housing" has the meaning given "senior housing" in AS 18.56.799 .

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