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TITLE 26HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES
PART 1HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES COMMISSION
CHAPTER 750MINIMUM STANDARDS FOR INDEPENDENT FOSTER HOMES
SUBCHAPTER CORGANIZATION AND ADMINISTRATION
DIVISION 4FOSTER HOME POLICIES
RULE §750.151What are the general requirements for my home's policies?

(a) The requirements for policies only apply to the operation's policies that are required or governed by this chapter.

(b) The policies that we require must be written and they must indicate the approval of the governing body, date of approval, and effective date.

(c) The policies must be clearly stated and comply with the rules of this chapter.

(d) All employees and caregivers must be made aware of and follow your home's policies and procedures. A copy of your home's policies and procedures must be maintained at the foster home and available for review by an employee or a caregiver.

(e) All policies must be available for review by our staff and your clients, upon request.

(f) You must report any significant changes to the policies to us at least seven days before implementing the change.

(g) You must maintain copies of all current and previous policies for at least two years.


Source Note: The provisions of this §750.151 adopted to be effective January 1, 2007, 31 TexReg 7563; transferred effective March 9, 2018, as published in the Texas Register February 16, 2018, 43 TexReg 909

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