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Letters [Provider (PL) and Information (IL)]

Number Title Date
IL 2017-03 PDF 2016 Cost Report and Cost Report Preparer Requirements 02/01/2017
PL 2016-43 PDF Rule Amendments in Texas Administrative Code (TAC), Title 40, Part 1, Chapter 95, Medication Aides Program Requirements 12/01/2016
PL 2016-40 PDF Assisted Living Facility Disclosure Statement 11/18/2016
PL 2016-34 PDF Initial License for a Type A or Type B ALF for an Applicant in Good Standing 08/31/2016
IL 2016-18 Guidelines for Personal Needs Allowances Note: (Replaces IL 07-15, IL 09-124, IL 12-32) 05/09/2016

All provider letters for Assisted Living Facilities

Federal Survey and Certification (S&C) Letters (five most recent displayed)

Number Title Contact
17-17 PDF Recommendations to Providers Regarding Cyber Security N/A 01/13/2017
17-15 PDF Use of the Fire Safety Evaluation System (FSES), National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) 101A, Guide on Alternative Approaches to Life Safety, 2013 Edition by Health Care Occupancies and Board and Care Occupancies N/A 12/16/2016
17-14 PDF Clarification of Automatic Fire Sprinkler System Installation Requirements in Attic Spaces in Long-Term Care (LTC) Facilities N/A 12/16/2016
17-12 PDF Long-Term Care (LTC) Regulation: Enforcement of Rule Prohibiting Use of Pre-Dispute Binding Arbitration Agreements is Suspended so Long as Court Ordered Injunction Remains in Effect N/A 12/09/2016
17-09 PDF Infection Control Pilot: 2017 Update N/A 11/18/2016

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State Survey and Certification Clarification (S&CC) Memos (five most recent displayed)

Number Title Date
2016-11 PDF New Rules for HCSSAs Providing Habilitation 09/06/2016
2016-05 PDF Employee Misconduct Registry (EMR), Nurse Aide Registry (NAR), and Medication Aide Registry (MAR) Referral Process 06/22/2016
2016-04 PDF Survey Revisit Guidance 06/08/2016
2016-02 PDF Prompt Reporting of Abuse, Neglect and Exploitation (ANE) 02/23/2016
2016-01 PDF Nursing Facility Administrator (NFA) License Verification 01/26/2016

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Regional Survey and Certification (RS&C) Letters (five most recent displayed)

Number Title Date
2014-02 PDF Guidance for Processing Non-Compliance with State Licensure Requirements 05/16/2014
2012-04 PDF CMS Region VI-Dallas Delegation of Notification of the Imposition and Starting Date of Optional Denial of Payment for New Admissions to the State Survey Agencies in Region VI 03/14/2012
2012-02 PDF Procedural Instructions for Processing Certifications Concerning Legal Names and Doing Business as Names of Providers and Suppliers 02/17/2012
2012-01 PDF Voluntary Termination and Related Processes 02/10/2012
2010-02 PDF Documents for Processing Certification Actions for All Non-Long Term Care Providers/Suppliers (except ICFs/MR and Clinical Laboratories) 05/27/2010

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