4700, CDS Resources

Revision 17-1; Effective November 1, 2017

The CDS rules are available on the Secretary of State's website at http://texreg.sos.state.tx.us/public/readtac$ext.ViewTAC?tac_view=4&ti=40&pt=1&ch=41.

CDS Frequently Asked Questions is at hhs.texas.gov/doing-business-hhs/provider-portals/long-term-care-providers/consumer-directed-services-cds/how-cds-works. CDS brochure is at hhs.texas.gov/sites/default/files/documents/doing-business-with-hhs/providers/long-term-care/cds/cds-faqs.pdf.

CDS Roles and Responsibilities Chart is at hhs.texas.gov/doing-business-hhs/provider-portals/long-term-care-providers/consumer-directed-services-cds/implementing-cds.

Additional information regarding CDS may be found at hhs.texas.gov/doing-business-hhs/provider-portals/long-term-care-providers/consumer-directed-services-cds/cds-training-presentations.

Form Resources

As part of the CDS option, the following forms may need to be completed:

  • Form 1581, Consumer Directed Services Option Overview
  • Form 1582, Consumer Directed Services Responsibilities
  • Form 1583, Employee Qualification Requirements
  • Form 1584, Consumer Participation Choice
  • Form 1586, Acknowledgement of Information Regarding Support Consultation Services in the Consumer Directed Services (CDS) Option
  • Form 1720, Appointment of a Designated Representative
  • Form 1735, CLASS, Service Provision Requirements Addendum
  • Form 1740, Service Backup Plan
  • Form 1741, Corrective Action Plan
  • Form 2067, Case Information
  • Form 3596, PAS/Habilitation Plan - CLASS/DBMD/CFC
  • Form 3621, CLASS/CFC – Individual Plan of Care
  • Form 3621-T, CLASS/CFC – IPC Service Delivery Transfer Worksheet
  • Form 3629, Individual Program Plan Addendum
  • Form 8606, Individual Program Plan (IPP)