Provider Letter No. 17-19 – The Texas Department of Aging and Disability Services (DADS) amended existing rules in 40 TAC Chapter 18, Nursing Facility Administrators (NFAs). These changes were initiated to:
• clarify when a NFA may request an informal review;
• update the time frame for requesting a formal hearing; and
• amend the list of violations that lead to sanctions.
There are amendments to 40 TAC §18.52, 40 TAC §18.53 & 40 TAC §18.54.
You may access the amended rules for Chapter 18 Nursing Facility Administrators to view all the revisions. Click Here
|Texas Administrative Code|
|TITLE 40||SOCIAL SERVICES AND ASSISTANCE|
|PART 1||DEPARTMENT OF AGING AND DISABILITY SERVICES|
|CHAPTER 18||NURSING FACILITY ADMINISTRATORS|
|SUBCHAPTER D||REFERRALS, COMPLAINT PROCEDURES, AND SANCTIONS|
|§18.51||Referral and Complaint Procedures|
|§18.54||Rule or Statutory Violations|
|§18.55||Violations of Standards of Conduct|
|§18.56||Violations by Unlicensed Persons|
|§18.57||Schedule of Sanctions|