10A NCAC 27G .0610       REQUIREMENTS CONCERNING THE NEED FOR PROTECTIVE SERVICES

(a)  If the circumstances identified surrounding an incident, complaint or local monitoring give reasonable cause to believe that a disabled adult receiving services from a Category A or Category B provider may be abused, neglected or exploited and in need of protective services, the Local Management Entity shall ensure the procedures outlined in G.S. 108A, Article 6, are initiated.

(b)  If the circumstances surrounding an incident, complaint or local monitoring reveal that a child or adolescent may be abused, neglected or exploited and in need of protective services, the Local Management Entity shall ensure the procedures outlined in G.S. 7B, Article 3, are initiated.

 

History Note:        Authority G.S. 122C-112.1; 143B-139.1;

Eff. July 1, 2004;

Amended Eff. August 1, 2009.