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§ 50608. Contract Duties and Responsibilities.

17 CA ADC § 50608BARCLAYS OFFICIAL CALIFORNIA CODE OF REGULATIONS

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Title 17. Public Health
Division 2. Health and Welfare Agency - Department of Developmental Services Regulations
Chapter 1. General Provisions
Subchapter 6. Service Provider Accountability
Article 1. General Provisions
17 CCR § 50608
§ 50608. Contract Duties and Responsibilities.
When a regional center enters into a contract with a service provider, the contract shall include, but not be limited to, the following provisions specifying the duties and responsibilities of the service provider.
(a) A contract provision requiring that the level of service provided shall, at a minimum, be consistent with the service provider's program design, if applicable, and any other program related documentation relied upon by the Department as a basis for establishing rates of payment.
(1) The service provider's program design shall be made a part of the contract.
(2) The service provider's program design shall include, but not be limited to:
(A) A written statement of the facility's purpose and goals;
(B) A description of the services provided;
(C) A description of program methods;
(D) Consumer entrance and exit criteria;
(E) Job descriptions of all positions;
(F) Staff qualifications for each job description;
(G) A staffing plan which indicates the staff-to-consumer ratio for delivery of direct care services for all hours the consumers are under the supervision of the facility;
(H) A staff training plan, if any; and
(I) Hours and location of service.
(b) A contract provision requiring the service provider to maintain books, records, documents and other evidence pertaining to all income, expenses, and services relating to and/or affecting the performance of the contract.
(c) A contract provision requiring the service provider to maintain service records to support all billings/invoicing as specified in Section 50604(d)(1) through (3)(F), as applicable.
(d) A contract provision requiring the service provider to submit to the regional center with their billings/invoices the information specified in (c) above for the billing period.
(e) A contract provision requiring the service provider to adopt and periodically review, a written internal procedure to resolve consumer grievances pursuant to Welfare and Institutions Code Section 4705.
Note: Authority cited: Chapter 157, Statutes of 2003; Sections 4405, 4631 and 4648.2, Welfare and Institutions Code; and Section 11152, Government Code. Reference: Sections 4525, 4629(f), 4631 and 4648.1, Welfare and Institutions Code.
HISTORY
1. New section filed 9-22-89; operative 10-22-89 (Register 89, No. 40.)
2. Amendment of Note filed 8-6-92; operative 8-6-92 (Register 92, No. 33).
3. Change without regulatory effect amending subsections (a)(2)(D), (a)(2)(G) and (c) filed 1-17-97 pursuant to section 100, title 1, California Code of Regulations (Register 97, No. 3).
4. New subsections (c)-(d), subsection relettering and amendment of Note filed 10-9-2003 as an emergency; operative 10-9-2003 (Register 2003, No. 41). A Certificate of Compliance must be transmitted to OAL by 2-6-2004 or emergency language will be repealed by operation of law on the following day.
5. New subsections (c)-(d), subsection relettering and amendment of Note refiled 2-3-2004 as an emergency; operative 2-3-2004 (Register 2004, No. 6). A Certificate of Compliance must be transmitted to OAL by 6-2-2004 or emergency language will be repealed by operation of law on the following day.
6. New subsections (c)-(d), subsection relettering and amendment of Note refiled 6-1-2004 as an emergency; operative 6-1-2004 (Register 2004, No. 23). A Certificate of Compliance must be transmitted to OAL by 9-29-2004 or emergency language will be repealed by operation of law on the following day.
7. Certificate of Compliance as to 6-1-2004 order, including amendment of subsection (c), transmitted to OAL 9-15-2004 and filed 10-28-2004 (Register 2004, No. 44).
This database is current through 6/17/22 Register 2022, No. 24
17 CCR § 50608, 17 CA ADC § 50608
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