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December 2016 Texas Medicaid Provider Procedures Manual

Home Health Nursing and Private Duty Nursing Services Handbook : 4 Private Duty Nursing (PDN) Services - CCP : 4.1 * Services, Benefits, Limitations, and Prior Authorization : 4.1.4 Authorization Requirements : PDN Services Provided in Group Settings
PDN services may be authorized in a provider or client ratio other than 1:1.
An RN or LVN may be authorized to provide PDN services to more than one client over the span of the day as long as:
Settings in which a PDN provider may provide services in a provider-client ratio greater than 1:1 include, but are not limited to, homes with more than one client receiving PDN, foster homes, or independent living arrangements.

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