Arizona Administrative Code
Title 6 - ECONOMIC SECURITY
Chapter 6 - DEPARTMENT OF ECONOMIC SECURITY - DEVELOPMENTAL DISABILITIES
Article 15 - STANDARDS FOR CERTIFICATION OF HOME AND COMMUNITY-BASED SERVICE (HCBS) PROVIDERS
Section R6-6-1521 - Additional Qualifications for Attendant Care Services

Universal Citation: AZ Admin Code R 6-6-1521

Current through Register Vol. 30, No. 12, March 22, 2024

A. An individual who wishes to provide Attendant Care services and is not an immediate relative of the client shall comply with this Article in order to obtain an HCBS certificate.

B. The Division shall not compensate a spouse to provide Attendant Care services to the other spouse.

C. Immediate relatives may provide Attendant Care services except as required in subsection (B), and a client's natural, adoptive, or stepparent may only provide Attendant Care services to a client who is 21 years of age or older.

D. When a client is age 21 years or older and a parent provides Attendant Care services, the parent shall apply for an HCBS certificate and shall have:

1. A current CPR certificate,

2. Current training in First Aid, and

3. Training in such other subjects as indicated in the ISPP.

E. When a client's immediate relative other than the client's parent, provides the client with Attendant Care services, the immediate relative shall apply for an HCBS certificate and shall have:

1. Current CPR certificate,

2. Current training in First Aid,

3. Written documentation of a health and safely inspection unless the services are provided in the client's home,

4. Written documentation of a fire inspection unless the services are provided in the client's home, and

5. Such other training as indicated in the ISPP.

F. An immediate relative shall comply with the fingerprinting requirements in R6-6-1506 when:

1. The client is under age 18, and

2. The client is age 18 or older and does not live with the immediate relative providing Attendant Care services.

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