10A NCAC 13F .1407        SPECIAL CARE UNIT RESIDENT PROFILE AND CARE PLAN

In addition to the requirements in Rules 13F .0801 and .0802 of this Subchapter, the facility shall assure the following:

(1)           Within 45 days of admission to the special care unit and quarterly thereafter, the facility shall develop a written resident profile containing assessment data that describes the resident's behavioral patterns, self-help abilities, level of daily living skills, special management needs, physical abilities and disabilities, and degree of cognitive impairment.

(2)           This profile shall be reviewed by the area program and, if applicable, by other providers of mental health treatment selected by the resident as part of the treatment planning process.  The facility's resident care plan shall be developed jointly by the facility and all providers involved in the resident's services.

(3)           The resident care plan shall be based on the resident profile and shall specify programming that is individualized to meet the resident's treatment and rehabilitative needs and directed toward the goal of community integration to the greatest extent possible for the resident.

 

History Note:        Authority G.S. 131D-2; 131D-4.5; 131D-4.6; 131D-7; 143B-165; S.L. 1999-0334;

Temporary Adoption Eff. December 1, 1999;

Eff. July 1, 2000.