§9.569: Coordination of Transfers

(a) An individual moving to the local service area of a different MRA or the LAR may request to transfer to a TxHmL Program provider in the new service area. The service coordinator from the receiving MRA must:

(1) coordinate with the individual or LAR and the current MRA to facilitate selection of a TxHmL Program provider in the receiving area;

(2) provide information to assist the individual or LAR regarding TxHmL Program providers in the area;

(3) determine an effective date for the transfer in conjunction with the individual or LAR, the current TxHmL Program provider, and the receiving TxHmL Program provider; and

(4) review the current IPC with the individual or LAR and the receiving TxHmL Program provider and negotiate and finalize the IPC.

(b) If an individual or LAR chooses to transfer to a TxHmL Program provider within the current MRA's local service area, the service coordinator must:

(1) coordinate with the individual or LAR, the current TxHmL Program provider, and the receiving TxHmL Program provider to facilitate the transfer;

(2) review the current IPC with the individual or LAR and the receiving TxHmL Program provider and initiate any changes, if needed; and

(3) determine an effective date for transfer in conjunction with the individual or LAR, current TxHmL Program provider and the receiving TxHmL Program provider.

(c) An individual's IPC year will not be changed upon transfer to another TxHmL Program provider.

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Source Note: The provisions of this §9.569 adopted to be effective January 5, 2003, 27 TexReg 12254; transferred effective September 1, 2004, as published in the Texas Register September 10, 2004, 29 TexReg 8841