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TITLE 40SOCIAL SERVICES AND ASSISTANCE
PART 2DEPARTMENT OF ASSISTIVE AND REHABILITATIVE SERVICES
CHAPTER 108EARLY CHILDHOOD INTERVENTION SERVICES
SUBCHAPTER FPUBLIC OUTREACH
RULE §108.617Public Outreach Contact, Planning, and Evaluation

(a) The contractor must inform HHSC ECI of the person to contact regarding public outreach efforts.

(b) The contractor must establish goals, strategies, and activities to meet the requirements of this subchapter. This strategic planning process must include the review and incorporation of any major HHSC ECI policy change concerning the types of information described in §108.609(b) of this subchapter (relating to Child Find).

(c) The strategic planning process must be coordinated with other contractors that share counties and primary referral sources.

(d) The public outreach strategic planning process must include an evaluation of the success of the contractor's public outreach efforts with a focus on the:

  (1) number of children referred to the ECI program;

  (2) percentage of children referred that are determined eligible for the program;

  (3) percentage of children determined eligible that enroll in the program;

  (4) data in paragraphs (1), (2) and (3) of this subsection broken down by age, race, and ethnicity at referral; referral source; and eligibility type; and

  (5) plans to address issues found in the evaluation of public outreach efforts.

(e) The contractor must be prepared to describe this strategic planning process and its outcomes to HHSC ECI upon request.


Source Note: The provisions of this §108.617 adopted to be effective September 1, 2013, 38 TexReg 5524; amended to be effective June 30, 2019, 44 TexReg 3280

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