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2012 Texas Medicaid Provider Procedures Manual

Children’s Services Handbook : 2. Medicaid Children’s Services Comprehensive Care Program (CCP) : 2.9 Private Duty Nursing (CCP)

2.9 Private Duty Nursing (CCP)
Home health agencies may enroll to provide PDN under CCP. RNs and licensed vocational nurses (LVNs) may enroll independently to provide PDN under CCP.
Home health agencies must do all of the following:
Independently-enrolled RNs and LVNs must be enrolled as providers in CCP and comply with all of the following:
The requirements of this manual, including all updates and revisions published in the Texas Medicaid Bulletin, all handbooks, standards, and guidelines published by HHSC
Independently enrolled RNs and LVNs must also:
Provide at least 30 days’ written notice to clients of their intent voluntarily to terminate services except in situations of potential threat to the nurse’s personal safety.
Independently enrolled RNs must:
Independently enrolled LVNs must:
Refer to:
Subsection 2.1.2, “Enrollment” in this handbook for more information about CCP enrollment procedures.

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