(a)  Each client must have an In‑Home Aide Service Plan which is based on the initial assessment and regular reassessments.

(b)  The In‑Home Aide Service Plan must include:

(1)           measureable client outcome goals;

(2)           In‑Home Aide Service level or levels to be provided;

(3)           specific tasks to be performed;

(4)           frequency of service provision;

(5)           anticipated duration of the service; conditions for continuing or discontinuing service;

(6)           signature of client or designated person indicating agreement with the service plan;

(7)           signature of agency's professional staff developing the service plan; and

(8)           a physician's signature if required by a specific funding source.

(c)  All changes in tasks must be documented and dated on the In‑Home Aide Service Plan by the responsible professional.


History Note:        Authority G.S. 143B‑181.1(c); 143B‑181.9A;

Eff. December 1, 1991;

Pursuant to G.S. 150B-21.3A, rule is necessary without substantive public interest Eff. September 6, 2016.