Certification principles for HCS and TxHmL program providers can be found in DADS rules governing these programs at www.sos.state.tx.us. Put your cursor over "State Rules and Public Meetings" and click on "Texas Administrative Code." In the box on the right side of the screen, click on "View the current Texas Administrative Code." At the bottom of the screen, click on "Title 40 Social Services and Assistance." Click on "Part 1 Department of Aging and Disability Services." Click on "Chapter 9," then:
To request copies of survey documents, which include investigations of complaints, or agency literature such as directories, regulations, or publications, call 1-800-458-9858 and follow the voice prompts.
Every licensed ICF/MR is required to post in its facility its most recent survey report and a notice that survey and related reports are available for public inspection.
Information about ICF/MR licensing, certification, and enforcement can be found at www.dads.state.tx.us/providers/ICFMR/index.cfm.
Updated: May 22, 2012