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TITLE 40SOCIAL SERVICES AND ASSISTANCE
PART 1DEPARTMENT OF AGING AND DISABILITY SERVICES
CHAPTER 48COMMUNITY CARE FOR AGED AND DISABLED
SUBCHAPTER HELIGIBILITY
RULE §48.2919Time Allocation for Escort Services

(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; or

  (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.


Source Note: The provisions of this §48.2919 adopted to be effective March 15, 1999, 24 TexReg 1193

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