Revision Notice 20-1; Effective March 16, 2020

 

The following change(s) were made:

Revised Title Change
3413 STAR+PLUS Home and Community Based Services Program Member Transferring from One MCO to Another Within the Same Service Area Removes language containing duplicate information, adds examples and deletes incorrect time frames.
3520 Money Follows the Person Demonstration Changes the title of Section 3521 to Money Follows the Person Demonstration Introduction and removes language indicating MFPD has ended. Adds Sections 3522, 3522.1, 3522.2, 3523, 3524 and 3525 that detail MFPD eligibility, enrollment and tracking.
3611.1 Immediate Suspension of Services Removes “or Reduction” from the title and clarifies language.
3631.5 Unable to Obtain Physician’s Signature Adds a new section and the procedure when unable to obtain the physician’s signature.
5220 Money Follows the Person Demonstration Entitlement Tracking and Service Authorization System Online Data Entry Clarifies language and adds four examples.
6230 Nursing Services in Assisted Living Facilities Corrects a reference and link to Texas Administrative Code (TAC) Title 26, §553.41.
6530 Time Frames for Initiation of Dental Services Clarifies language.
7110 Introduction Corrects a reference and link to TAC Title 26, Chapter 553.
7121 AFC Homes with Four or More Residents and Members Corrects a reference and link to TAC Title 26, Chapter 553.
8000 Service Delivery Options Renumbers sections and revises all sections to clarify language.
10150 Authorization for Day Activity and Health Services Clarifies language.
10160 Reauthorization of Day Activity and Health Services Changes the title and adds language.
11000 Nursing Facility Services Adds Section 11100, CPWC Benefit for NF Residents Enrolled in STAR+PLUS or a Medicare-Medicaid Plan, regarding custom power wheelchairs.