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TITLE 40SOCIAL SERVICES AND ASSISTANCE
PART 1DEPARTMENT OF AGING AND DISABILITY SERVICES
CHAPTER 48COMMUNITY CARE FOR AGED AND DISABLED
SUBCHAPTER JCOMMUNITY BASED ALTERNATIVES (CBA) PROGRAM
RULE §48.6026Home and Community Support Services Agency (HCSSA) Qualifications

(a) A HCSSA that contracts to provide CBA services must:

  (1) maintain a license under Chapter 97 of this title (relating to Licensing Standards for Home and Community Support Services Agencies) in the licensed home health services category;

  (2) only provide CBA services in the contracted service delivery area, unless personal assistance services, adaptive aids, medical supplies, or nursing are provided in compliance with §48.6112 of this subchapter (relating to Personal Assistance Services, Adaptive Aids, Medical Supplies, or Nursing Provided Outside the HCSSA Contracted Service Delivery Area); and

  (3) be in compliance with Chapter 49 of this title (relating to Contracting for Community Care Services).

(b) A HCSSA that contracts to provide CBA services may maintain a license in the personal assistance services category in addition to the licensed home health services category for the purpose of providing personal assistance services that do not require nurse delegation.


Source Note: The provisions of this §48.6026 adopted to be effective December 1, 2000, 25 TexReg 11081; amended to be effective September 1, 2011, 36 TexReg 5383; amended to be effective December 1, 2011, 36 TexReg 8061; amended to be effective October 1, 2013, 38 TexReg 6625

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