4100, Confidentiality of Investigative Process and Report

Revision 21-1; Effective April 26, 2021

The files, reports, records, communications, working papers used or developed in the investigation, including the Provider Abuse/Neglect Report, and the identity of the person making the report, are confidential and not subject to disclosure under the Texas Public Information Act. This information may be disclosed only as provided in the Texas Human Resources Code §48.101, the Texas Family Code §261.201; and the TAC 26 §711.605.

Although the information identified above is confidential, to protect vulnerable adults or children from abuse, neglect, or exploitation, PI is authorized by the referenced laws to disclose information to certain organizations and individuals.