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TITLE 40SOCIAL SERVICES AND ASSISTANCE
PART 1DEPARTMENT OF AGING AND DISABILITY SERVICES
CHAPTER 30MEDICAID HOSPICE PROGRAM
SUBCHAPTER JMISCELLANEOUS
RULE §30.100Additional Requirements

(a) A hospice must document hospice services provided to an individual in a nursing facility or an intermediate care facility for persons with mental retardation or related conditions (ICF/MR-RC) in the nursing facility clinical record or the ICF/MR-RC client record, and advise the nursing facility or ICF/MR-RC staff of changes in the individual's condition as necessary.

(b) A hospice must have joint procedures with the nursing facility or ICF/MR-RC for ordering medications that ensure the proper payer is billed and for reconciling billing between the nursing facility or ICF/MR-RC and hospice.

(c) An individual has the right to refuse any service provided by a nursing facility, ICF/MR-RC, or hospice.


Source Note: The provisions of this §30.100 adopted to be effective March 1, 2001, 26 TexReg 1549; amended to be effective March 1, 2003, 28 TexReg 1396; amended to be effective June 1, 2006, 31 TexReg 4236

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