10A NCAC 13J .1502        SCOPE OF SERVICES

(a)  If an agency provides In-home companion, sitter, or respite services, the services shall be provided in accordance with the client's plan of care.  Agencies participating in the Home and Community Care Block Grant or Social Services Block Grant through the Division of Aging and Adult Services shall comply, for those clients, with the companion or sitter service level rules contained in 10A NCAC 06A and 10A NCAC 06X which are hereby incorporated by reference with all subsequent amendments.  All other agencies providing companion and sitter services shall comply with the provisions of the rules in this Section unless exempt from these rules.

(b)  Companion, sitter, or respite services personnel shall follow the service plan written by personnel required by agency policy for the services provided.


History Note:        Authority G.S. 131E-140;

Eff. January 1, 2010.