Regulatory Services Opportunities

Compassion and commitment are important attributes for any long-term care professional. As part of the Texas Department of Aging and Disability Services Regulatory Services division, you will find a caring and dedicated staff.

Our mission is to ensure the health and safety of Texans who live in long-term care facilities or who are cared for by home health or hospice agencies.

Surveyors play a vital role in protecting the well-being of our citizens by ensuring that long-term care facilities and home health and hospice agencies comply with laws, rules, and regulations.

The DADS Regulatory Services division regulates:

  • Nursing facilities
  • Intermediate care facilities for persons an intellectual disability
  • Adult day care facilities
  • Assisted living facilities
  • Home health care providers
  • Hospice providers
  • Intellectual disabilities waiver providers

DADS Regulatory Services needs the following professionals on our survey teams:

  • Registered nurses
  • Dietitians and nutritionists
  • Social workers
  • Architects
  • Qualified mental retardation professionals
  • Life Safety Code specialists
  • Engineers

For More Information

To find out more about working for DADS Regulatory Services, contact one of the field offices listed below:

Abilene, Wichita Falls, San Angelo, Midland/Odessa, El Paso
Kim McLaughlin
325-795-5570
kim.mclaughlin@dads.state.tx.us

Arlington
Susan Addison
817-792-3482
susan.addison@dads.state.tx.us

Austin, Temple, Waco
Kathy Whitten
254-750-9670
kathy.whitten@dads.state.tx.us

Beaumont, Tyler, Nacodoches, Longview
Dorothea Raiford
409-951-3236
dorothea.raiford@dads.state.tx.us

Corpus Christi/Lower Rio Grande Valley
Cristina H. Salinas
361-878-7723
cristina.salinas@dads.state.tx.us

  • Houston
    Sonia Thomas
    713-767-2218
    sonia.thomas@dads.state.tx.us

  • Lubbock, Amarillo
    Linda Norman
    806-783-6543
    linda.normant@dads.state.tx.us

  • San Antonio
    Vacant

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    Updated: June 30, 2014