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ICF Emergency Rule Extended: COVID-19 Vaccination Data Reporting, Emergency Communication System – December 9, 2021

Last updated on 12/6/2021

Texas Health and Human Services Commission Long-term Care Regulation (HHSC LTCR) has extended COVID-19 Vaccination Data Reporting and Emergency Communication System Enrollment (PDF) for intermediate care facilities for individuals with an intellectual disability (ICFs/IID) or related conditions. The rule requires ICFs/IID to report COVID-19 vaccination data within 24 hours and enroll in an emergency communication system. HHSC will inform ICFs/IID when they can begin enrollment.

The extension takes effect on December 9, 2021, and will expire on February 6, 2022.