|(a) Allocation of time for escort services on the client needs
assessment is allowed only if it can be documented that one of the following
occurs at least once a month:
(1) accompanying the client to a clinic, doctor's office, or
other trips made for the purpose of obtaining medical diagnosis or treatment;
(2) waiting in the doctor's office or clinic with a client
when necessary due to the client's condition and/or distance from home.
(b) Additional time may not be allocated for escort services
for purposes other than those described in subsection (a) of this section.
However, the client may elect to substitute escort services for time allotted
to any other task.