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TITLE 1ADMINISTRATION
PART 15TEXAS HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES COMMISSION
CHAPTER 363TEXAS HEALTH STEPS COMPREHENSIVE CARE PROGRAM
SUBCHAPTER CPRIVATE DUTY NURSING SERVICES
RULE §363.313Plan of Care

(a) A plan of care must be recommended, signed, and dated by the client's primary physician.

(b) A plan of care must meet the plan of care standards at Code of Federal Regulations, Title 42, §484.18, and §354.1037 of this title (relating to Written Plan of Care) and must contain the following elements:

  (1) all pertinent diagnoses;

  (2) mental status;

  (3) types of services, including amount, duration, and frequency;

  (4) equipment required;

  (5) prognosis;

  (6) rehabilitation potential;

  (7) functional limitations;

  (8) activities permitted;

  (9) nutritional requirements;

  (10) medications;

  (11) treatments, including amount and frequency;

  (12) safety measures to protect against injury;

  (13) instructions for timely discharge or referral;

  (14) date the client was last seen by the primary physician;

  (15) other medical orders; and

  (16) current HHSC form, THSteps-CCP Private Duty Nursing Services Addendum to Plan of Care.


Source Note: The provisions of this §363.313 adopted to be effective March 31, 1999, 23 TexReg 13077; transferred effective September 1, 2002, as published in the Texas Register December 6, 2002, 27 TexReg 11527; amended to be effective January 1, 2006, 30 TexReg 8661

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