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TITLE 40SOCIAL SERVICES AND ASSISTANCE
PART 1DEPARTMENT OF AGING AND DISABILITY SERVICES
CHAPTER 2LOCAL AUTHORITY RESPONSIBILITIES
SUBCHAPTER LSERVICE COORDINATION FOR INDIVIDUALS WITH AN INTELLECTUAL DISABILITY
RULE §2.554Eligibility

(a) To be eligible for service coordination, an individual must:

  (1) be a member of the LIDDA priority population and must meet at least one of the following criteria:

    (A) have two or more documented needs that require services and supports other than service coordination as evidenced by an assessment conducted by the designated LIDDA and not reside in an institution;

    (B) be:

      (i) in the process of enrolling in the ICF/IID Program; or

      (ii) in the process of enrolling in the HCS or TxHmL Program or be currently enrolled in the HCS or TxHmL Program; or

      (iii) in the process of enrolling in CFC services provided through an MCO;

    (C) be 21 years of age or older with an ICF/IID level-of-care and receiving CFC services through an MCO;

    (D) be seeking admission to a state supported living center;

    (E) be transitioning from an ICF/IID or from a nursing facility to community-based services; or

    (F) be transitioning from a state MH facility to community-based services; or

  (2) be a nursing facility resident who is eligible for specialized services for an intellectual disability or a related condition pursuant to §1919(e)(7) of the Social Security Act (United States Code, Title 42, §1396r(e)(7)).

(b) Community-based services as referenced in subsection (a)(1)(E) and (F) of this section does not include services provided in an ICF/IID or nursing facility or services provided in another institutional setting.

(c) The assessment required by subsection (a)(1)(A) of this section must be conducted using DADS form "Service Coordination Assessment--Intellectual Disability Services" which is available at www.dads.state.tx.us.


Source Note: The provisions of this §2.554 adopted to be effective August 31, 2004, 29 TexReg 8313; transferred effective September 1, 2004, as published in the Texas Register September 10, 2004, 29 TexReg 8841; amended to be effective August 1, 2005, 30 TexReg 4334; amended to be effective June 1, 2010, 35 TexReg 4439; amended to be effective March 20, 2016, 41 TexReg 1864

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