CHAPTER 06 – AGING: PROGRAM OPERATIONS
SUBCHAPTER 06A – AGING: IN‑HOME AIDE SERVICES FOR
SECTION .0100 ‑ SCOPE OF SERVICE
10A NCAC 06A .0101 SCOPE OF IN‑HOME AIDE SERVICES
As used in this Subchapter, the following definition of In‑Home
Aide Services shall apply:
(1) Primary Service. In‑Home Aide Services are
those paraprofessional services which assist the individual, his family or both
with essential home management tasks, personal care tasks, or supervision, or
all of the above, to enable the individual, his family, or both to remain, and
function effectively, at home as long as possible.
(2) Respite Care Component. In‑Home Aide
Services may be used for the purpose of providing respite for a primary
caregiver. For this purpose, In‑Home Aide Services may be provided to a
client or patient in his own home or in the home of his primary caregiver.
Respite Care may consist of any level of home management or personal care
History Note: Authority G.S. 143B‑181.1(c); 143B‑181.9A;
Eff. December 1, 1991.