Primary Home Care (PHC)

Overview

The Primary Home Care program is a nontechnical, medically related personal care service provided to adults whose health problems cause them to be functionally limited in performing activities of daily living, according to a statement of medical need. PHC provider agencies also provide Family Care services. This service also is a nonskilled, nontechnical service provided to eligible clients who are functionally limited in performing daily activities.

Reporting Information

Cost Reports

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Rate Enhancement Reports

View 2019 Accountability Report
View 2018 Accountability Report - Multipurpose Information
View 2017 Accountability Report - Multipurpose Information

Methodology / Rules

The Texas Primary Home Care (program-specific) Cost-Finding Methodology is located at Title 1 of the Texas Administrative Code, Part 15, Chapter 355, SubChapter G, Rule 5902.

Cost Determination Process Rules applicable to the Texas Primary Home Care Program are located at Title 1 of the Texas Administrative Code, Part 15, Chapter 355, Subchapter A, Rules 101-111.

Rules pertaining to the maintenance of contractor records for the CLASS program are located in Title 40 of the Texas Administrative Code, Part 1, Chapter 49, Subchapter C, Rule §49.305 and Rule §49.307.

Rules pertaining to the Attendant Compensation Rate Enhancement are located at Title 1 of the Texas Administrative Code, Part 15, Chapter 355, SubChapter A, Rule 112.

Payment Rate Information

Effective September 1, 2015 to current (.pdf)
Effective September 1, 2014 (.pdf)
Effective September 1, 2013 (.pdf)
Effective November 1, 2009 (.pdf)
Effective September 1, 2009 (.pdf)
Effective August 1, 2009 (.pdf)
Effective August 1, 2008 (.pdf)
Effective September 1, 2007 (.pdf)
Effective August 1, 2007 (.pdf)
Effective September 1, 2006 (.pdf)
Effective September 1, 2005 (.pdf)
Effective September 1, 2004 (.pdf)
Effective September 1, 2003 (.pdf)
Effective September 1, 2002 (.pdf)
Effective September 1, 2001 (.pdf)
Effective September 1, 2000 (.pdf)

Rate Enhancement - Attendant Compensation

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Training Information

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View Rate Enhancement Enrollment Training information