Effective March 1, 2021

 

Archived Revision 20-4, Effective December Quarterly Revision
Archived Revision 20-3, Effective September Quarterly Revision
Archived Revision 20-2, Effective June Quarterly Revision
Archived Revision 20-1, Effective March Quarterly Revision

 

Revisions

The following sections were revised in Case Worker Community Care for Aged and Disabled Handbook:

Section Title Change
Appendix TOC
Appendix XI
Income/ Resource Limits Changes Appendix XI’s title to “Income and Resource Limits”. Incorporates policy from CCSE Bulletin #21-01, Federal Benefits 2021 Cost-of-Living Adjustment (COLA), released on Jan. 15, 2021. Updates chart with new 2021 limits based on the Social Security cost-of-living adjustment.
Appendix III Contracting to Provide Special Services to Persons with Disabilities Changes Appendix III’s title to “Appropriate or Inappropriate Individual Characteristics Special Services to Persons with Disabilities.” Removes the Texas Administrative Code (TAC) hyperlink. Moves the content from Appendix III-A to Appendix III.
Appendix III-A (Deleted) Appropriate/Inappropriate Individual Characteristics Special Services to Persons with Disabilities – (ASP) Moves the content from Appendix III-A to Appendix III.

 

Forms

The following forms were revised in the Case Worker Community Care for Aged and Disabled Handbook:

Form Title Change
Form 2307-A Family Care, Community Attendant Services and Primary Home Care Rights and Responsibilities Updates COLA income limits and resources. Incorporates policy from CCSE Bulletin #21-01, Federal Benefits 2021 Cost-of-Living Adjustment (COLA), released on Jan. 15, 2021.

 

Retired Bulletins

Release Date Bulletin Number Title
01-15-21 21-01 Federal Benefits 2021 Cost-of-Living Adjustment (COLA)
07-17-20 20-02 Medicaid Estate Recovery Program (MERP) Notification Requirements
01-15-20 20-01 1. Federal Benefits 2020 Cost-of-Living Adjustment (COLA)
2. Residential Care Room and Board Copayment Amounts
11-25-19 19-01 1. Personal Attendant Reimbursement Rate Change for Consumer Directed Services