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Appendix II: Facilities and Jurisdictions

APS IH / April 2016

Nursing Facilities

Day Activity and Health Services (Adult Day Care)

Adult Foster Care

Assisted Living Facilities

Boarding Home Facilities

Retirement Center

Home and Community Support Service Agency (HCSSA)

Deaf Blind Multiple Disabilities (DBMD)

State of Texas Access Reform + Plus (STAR+PLUS)

Community Living Assistance and Support Services (CLASS)

Medically Dependent Children Program (MDCP)

Hospitals, Centers, Facilities, Clinics:

State Hospitals, State Supported Living Centers, State Center, Community Centers, and Local Authorities for Mental Health and Intellectual Disabilities and Contracted Services

Home and Community-Based Services (HCS), and Texas Home Living Waiver (TxHmL) Programs

Texas Juvenile Justice Department:

Criss Cole Rehabilitation Center

Texas School for the Blind and Visually Impaired

Texas School for the Deaf

Drug and Alcohol Treatment Centers

Day Care Facilities and Homes

Residential Child Care Facilities

Nursing Facilities

This includes:

  •   nursing homes;

  •   skilled nursing facilities;

  •   long-term care facilities; and

  •   hospice facilities.

Services / Care Provided

Subject to Licensure

Jurisdiction and Phone Number

  •   Skilled nursing

  •   Physician services

  •   Dietary services

  •   Pharmaceutical services

  •   Activity services

 

Yes.

DADS

Call:

1-800-458-9858

Day Activity Health Services (Adult Day Care)

Services / Care Provided

Subject to Licensure

Jurisdiction and Phone Number

Health, social, and related support services meeting the needs of persons age 65 or older or adults with functional impairments.

Does not include overnight care.

 

Yes.

DADS

Call:

1-800-458-9858

Adult Foster Care

When four or more residents served are unrelated to the owner:

Services / Care Provided

Subject to Licensure

Jurisdiction and Phone Number

Room, meals, and assistance with one or more personal care services such as meals, dressing, movement, bathing and grooming, medication, general oversight of physical and mental well-being.

Yes, if four or more residents unrelated to the owner are served (Type C).

DADS:

Call:

1-800-458-9858

This includes when the facility does not have a license, but meets the criteria to have one (four or more residents).

When three or fewer residents served are unrelated to the owner:

Services / Care Provided

Subject to Licensure

Jurisdiction and Phone Number

Room, meals, and assistance with one or more personal care services such as meals, dressing, movement, bathing and grooming, medication, general oversight of physical and mental well-being. Includes VA Medical Foster Care Homes.

No, if three or fewer residents unrelated to the owner are served. (Example: A group that includes the owner’s grandmother plus three other unrelated residents does not require a license.)

Adult foster care homes for three or fewer persons may be:

  •   contracted through DADS; or

  •   neither licensed nor contracted.

APS In-Home, if the adult foster care home is not required to be licensed, regardless of whether it is contracted.

Call:

1-800-252-5400

Exception: DADS has jurisdiction if the facility’s capacity (number of beds) is four or more even if the facility is not currently at capacity.

Assisted Living Facilities

Services / Care Provided

Subject to Licensure

Jurisdiction and Phone Number

Room, meals, and assistance with one or more personal care services such as meals, dressing, movement, bathing and grooming, medication, general oversight of physical and mental well-being.

May be licensed as Type A or B.

Yes.

DADS, if there are allegations of abuse, neglect, or financial exploitation by another person that occurred in the facility.

Call:

1-800-458-9858

APS In-Home, if the allegation is self-neglect or occurred outside of the facility.

Call:

1-800-252-5400

Boarding Home Facilities

Services / Care Provided

Subject to Licensure

Jurisdiction and Phone Number

Includes:

  •   a room;

  •   meals;

  •   laundry services;

  •   transportation; and

  •   assistance with self-medication;

Does not include personal care services.

 

 

No.

APS In-Home (when the alleged perpetrator is one APS investigates)

Call:

1-800-252-5400

Retirement Center

Services / Care Provided

Subject to Licensure

Jurisdiction and Phone Number

Provides:

  •   a room (residents rent or own the room or apartment); and

  •   a common dining area.

Does not provide:

  •   personal care; or

  •   medication assistance (though individual residents may hire providers to come in).

No.

APS In-Home

Call:

1-800-252-5400

Home and Community Support Service Agency (HCSSA)

Services / Care Provided

Subject to Licensure

Jurisdiction and Phone Number

Home health care services provided in the individual’s home, such as:

  •   nursing care;

  •   assistance with ADLs;

  •   physical therapy;

  •   hospice.

 

 

Yes.

APS In-Home:

  •  investigates allegations of abuse, neglect, or financial exploitation by HCSSA employees providing non-Medicaid services; and

  •   forwards any licensing concerns to DADS.

Call:

1-800-252-5400

OR:

 

APS Provider:

  •   investigates allegations of abuse, neglect, or exploitation by HCSSA employees providing Medicaid LTSS services, including allegations involving victims under 18 years of age.

  •   Investigates allegations of abuse, neglect, and exploitation of children by HCSSA employees regardless of funding

 

Call:

1-800-252-5400

State of Texas Access Reform + PLUS (STAR+PLUS) waiver;

Services / Care Provided

Subject to Licensure

Jurisdiction and Phone Number

Home and community-based services and supports to adults who qualify for admission to a nursing facility or Intermediate Care Facilities for Individuals with Intellectual Disability (ICF/IID), but have chosen to remain in the community.

No.

The HCSSA providing services through the program is required to be licensed. HCSSA licensing concerns are forwarded to DADS.

APS Provider:

  •   investigates allegations of abuse, neglect, or financial exploitation by HCSSA employees; and

  •   forwards any licensing concerns to DADS.

 

Call:

1-800-252-5400

Deaf Blind Multiple Disabilities (DBMD)

Community Living Assistance and Support Services (CLASS)

Medically Dependent Children Program (MDCP)

Home and Community-Based Services (HCS)

Texas Home Living Waiver (TxHmL) Programs

Services / Care Provided

Subject to Licensure

Jurisdiction and Phone Number

Community-based services and supports, including home health and provider services for children with special medical needs or adults who qualify for admission to a nursing facility or ICF/IID, but have chosen to remain in the community.

 

HCS services may occur :

 •   in their own homes;

  •   with family;

  •   contracted foster care provider; or

  •   in group homes serving no more than four persons.

 

TxHmL offers the following services to persons who live in their own homes or with their families:

  •   Respite

  •   Community support

  •   Day habilitation

  •   Other therapies

No.

The HCSSA providing services through the program is required to be licensed. HCSSA licensing concerns are forwarded to DADS.

 

HCS and TxHmL settings are certified by DADS through the Medicaid Waiver Program.

APS Provider:

  •   investigates allegations of abuse, neglect, or financial exploitation by HCSSA employees providing Medicaid LTSS services, including allegations involving victims under 18 years of age...

 

Call:

1-800-252-5400

 

APS Provider also investigates if the client hires the alleged perpetrator using Consumer Directed Services funds.

Hospitals, Centers, Facilities, Clinics

This includes:

  •   medical hospitals;

  •   private psychiatric hospitals;

  •   dialysis facilities;

  •   rural health clinics;

  •   outpatient occupational and physical therapy facilities;

  •   ambulatory surgical centers;

  •   birthing centers; and

  •   abortion clinics.

Services / Care Provided

Subject to Licensure

Jurisdiction and Phone Number

Various medical services.

 

Yes.

Texas Department of State Health Services (DSHS)

Call:

1-888-973-0022

See other categories below.

Intermediate Care Facility Serving Individuals With an Intellectual Disability or Related Condition (ICF/IID)

Services / Care Provided

Subject to Licensure

Jurisdiction and Phone Number

A protected setting that provides:

  •   24-hour supervision;

  •   food;

  •   shelter; and

  •   treatment, health, or rehabilitative services to four or more persons unrelated to the owner.

 

 

Yes.

APS Provider Investigations

Call:

1-800-647-7418

State Hospitals, State Supported Living Centers, State Center, Community Centers, and Local Authorities for Mental Health and Intellectual Disabilities and Contracted Services:

Contracted services include:

  •   foster care;

  •   day habilitation; and

  •   vocational services.

Services / Care Provided

Subject to Licensure

Jurisdiction and Phone Number

Comprehensive services, some including residential care, for individuals with:

  •   mental illness;

  •   intellectual disabilities; or

  •   pervasive developmental disorder.

 

 

Yes.

APS Provider Investigations

Call:

1-800-647-7418

DSHS Consumer Services and Rights Protection if there is no allegation of abuse or neglect.

Call:

(800) 252.8154 - Texas Only,

(512) 206.5760 - Outside Texas,

(800) 735.2988 - Relay Texas, Voice

(800) 735.2989 - Relay Texas, TTY

Texas Juvenile Justice Department

This includes:

  •   training schools;

  •   halfway houses;

  •   foster family and foster group homes; and

  •   residential contract facilities.

Services / Care Provided

Subject to Licensure

Jurisdiction and Phone Number

Various services to teens who have been adjudicated in court because of criminal behavior.

Yes.

Texas Juvenile Justice Department (TJJD)

For state institutions, programs, services or facilities, call:

1-866-477-8354

For community-based programs, services, or facilities, call:

1-877-786-7263

Criss Cole Rehabilitation Center

Services / Care Provided

Subject to Licensure

Jurisdiction and Phone Number

Comprehensive vocational rehabilitation training facility for individuals with visual impairments.

No.

Texas Department of Assistive and Rehabilitation Services (DARS)

Call:

1-512-377-0300

or

1-800-628-5115

Texas School for the Blind and Visually Impaired

Services / Care Provided

Subject to Licensure

Jurisdiction and Phone Number

Various services to individuals with visual impairments.

Yes.

Texas School for the Blind and Visually Impaired

Call:

1-512-454-8631 (ask for the superintendent’s office)

Texas School for the Deaf

Services / Care Provided

Subject to Licensure

Jurisdiction and Phone Number

Various services to individuals with hearing impairments.

Yes.

Texas School for the Deaf

Call:

1-512-462-5353

Drug and Alcohol Treatment Centers

Services / Care Provided

Subject to Licensure

Jurisdiction and Phone Number

Various inpatient and outpatient services to individuals with substance abuse issues.

Yes.

DSHS Call: 1-800-832-9623

Day Care Facilities and Homes

Services / Care Provided

Subject to Licensure

Jurisdiction and Phone Number

Child day care (no residential care).

Yes.

Day Care Licensing

Call:

1-800-252-5400

Residential Child Care Facilities

This includes:

  •   basic child care institutions;

  •   residential treatment centers; and

  •   foster homes.

Services / Care Provided

Subject to Licensure

Jurisdiction and Phone Number

Residential care and related services to children.

Yes.

Residential Child Care Licensing

Call:

1-800-252-5400

See also the DADS Long-Term Care Facility Search website.

APS uses this site to help assess jurisdiction. APS staff search by facility type, name of facility, or location. As in IMPACT, it may be necessary for APS staff to leave out some information in order to return a result. For example, APS staff do not include Drive, Street, or Road in the address or Inc. in the facility name.

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