Protocols

The department has developed protocols to guide the determination of service requests. Following are the protocols with any additional related material.

- Frequently asked Questions

- Revised Residential Protocols

- Summary of Protocol Revisions

Summary of Revisions to Protocol FAQs 


Protocols & Checklists

- Behavior Services / Checklist

Behavioral Respite Services / Checklist

Employment and Day Services / Checklist

Environmental Modifications / Checklist

- Family Model Residential / Checklist

- Hospital Attendant / Checklist N/A

- Individual Transportation Services / Checklist

- Intensive Behavioral Residential Services / Checklist

- Medical Residential / Checklist

- Nursing Services / Checklist

- Nutrition Services / Checklist

- Occupational Therapy / Checklist

- Orientation and Mobility / Checklist

- Personal Emergency Response Systems / Checklist

- Personal Assistance / Checklist

- Physical Therapy / Checklist

- Residential Habilitation / Checklist

- Respite / Checklist

- Semi-Independent Living Services / Checklist

- Specialized Medical Equipment / Checklist

- Speech, Language and Hearing Services / Checklist

- Supported Living / Checklist

- Transitional Case Management / Checklist


Protocol Flowcharts

- Requests for 1-Person Companion Model Type Supported Living

- Initial Concurrent Review Assignment by the Plans Reviewer

- Establishing Concurrent Review Dates

- Review Process Using Medical Necessity Protocols

- Process for Transitioning Waiver Services for Children to the TennCare Managed Care Contractor (MCC) Role of the Plans Review Unit