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§9.239: Icf/MR Level of Care VIII Criteria

To meet the LOC VIII criteria, a person must:

(1) have a primary diagnosis by a licensed physician of a related condition that is included on the TDMHMR Approved Diagnostic Codes for Persons with Related Conditions (posted on the department's website at www.mhmr.state.tx.us or obtained by contacting Office of Medicaid Administration, Texas Department of Mental Health and Mental Retardation, P.O. Box 12668, Austin, Texas 78711); and

(2) have an adaptive behavior level of II, III, or IV (i.e., moderate to extreme deficits in adaptive behavior) obtained by administering a standardized assessment of adaptive behavior.

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Source Note: The provisions of this §9.239 adopted to be effective September 1, 2001, 26 TexReg 5384; transferred effective September 1, 2004, as published in the Texas Register September 10, 2004, 29 TexReg 8841