7. Qualified staff to be provided
(1) Subject to subregulation (2), the holder of a licence granted in respect of a general private hospital shall ensure that the general private hospital is staffed by registered general nurses, registered psychiatric nurses and enrolled nurses only.
(2) If a nursing assistant has been continuously employed at a general private hospital for a period of not less than 5 years ending immediately before the coming into operation of these regulations, the nursing assistant may continue to be employed at the general private hospital.
(3) In this regulation ¾
}general private hospital~ means private hospital that is not a nursing home.