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TITLE 40SOCIAL SERVICES AND ASSISTANCE
PART 1DEPARTMENT OF AGING AND DISABILITY SERVICES
CHAPTER 92LICENSING STANDARDS FOR ASSISTED LIVING FACILITIES
SUBCHAPTER GMISCELLANEOUS PROVISIONS
RULE §92.127Required Postings

An assisted living facility must prominently and conspicuously post for display in a public area of the facility that is readily available to residents, employees, and visitors:

  (1) the license issued under this chapter;

  (2) a sign prescribed by HHSC that specifies complaint procedures established under these rules and specifies how complaints may be filed with HHSC;

  (3) a notice in the form prescribed by HHSC stating that inspection and related reports are available at the facility for public inspection and providing HHSC toll-free telephone number that may be used to obtain information concerning the facility;

  (4) a copy of the most recent inspection report relating to the facility;

  (5) Resident Bill of Rights;

  (6) Provider Bill of Rights;

  (7) the telephone number of the managing local ombudsman and the toll-free number of the Ombudsman Program, 1-800-252-2412;

  (8) the facility's normal 24-hour staffing patterns; and

  (9) a sign stating: "Cases of Suspected Abuse, Neglect, or Exploitation must be reported to the Texas Department of Aging and Disability Services by calling 1-800-458-9858".


Source Note: The provisions of this §92.127 adopted to be effective August 31, 1993, 18 TexReg 2697; transferred effective September 1, 1993, as published in the Texas Register September 3, 1993, 18 TexReg 5885; amended to be effective August 1, 1998, 23 TexReg 7036; amended to be effective January 1, 1999, 23 TexReg 11964; amended to be effective January 6, 2014, 39 TexReg 90; amended to be effective April 5, 2018, 43 TexReg 2028

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