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California Code of Regulations
Title 17, Division 2
Chapter 3 - Community Services
SubChapter 4 - Residential Services and Quality Assurance Regulations
Article 8 - Monitoring and Evaluation
§56050. Preparation for the Quality Assurance Evaluation.
§56050. Preparation for the Quality Assurance Evaluation.
 
(a) All Service Level 2, 3 and 4 facilities providing residential services shall participate in a Quality Assurance (QA) Evaluation conducted by the regional center.
(b) The chairperson of the QA Evaluation Team shall:
(1) Confirm the date and time of the on-site evaluation with the administrator;
(2) Assign duties to the Evaluation Team members;
(3) Obtain consumer consent for QA Evaluation Team members who are not regional center employees to review consumer records.
(c) Members of the QA Evaluation Team who are not regional center employees shall be instructed in the confidentiality of consumer information in accordance with Welfare and Institutions Code Sections 4514 and 4515, and sign a statement of confidentiality. Consumer consent shall also be obtained for review of consumer records by any team member who is not a regional center employee.
Note
Authority cited: Sections 4681.1 and 4791(i), Welfare and Institutions Code; Chapter 722, Statutes of 1992, Section 147. Reference: Sections 4681.1, 4740 and 4791, Welfare and Institutions Code.
History
1. New section filed 1-14-91; operative 2-13-91 (Register 91, No. 14).
2. Amendment of section filed 9-20-93 as an emergency; operative 9-20-93. Submitted to OAL for printing only pursuant to Chapter 722, Statutes of 1992, Section 147 (Register 93, No. 39). These regulations shall not be repealed by the Office of Administrative Law and shall remain in effect until revised or repealed, as appropriate.
3. Amendment of section filed 11-23-94; operative 11-23-94 (Register 94, No. 47).
4. Editorial correction of History 2 (Register 94, No. 47).
5. Editorial correction of subsection (b)(3) (Register 95, No. 18).
6. Amendment of subsection (b)(3) and new subsection (c) filed 6-30-98 as an emergency; operative 6-30-98 (Register 98, No. 27). A Certificate of Compliance must be transmitted to OAL by 10-28-98 or emergency language will be repealed by operation of law on the following day.
7. Amendment of subsection (b)(3) and new subsection (c) refiled 10-20-98 as an emergency; operative 10-20-98 (Register 98, No. 43). A Certificate of Compliance must be transmitted to OAL by 2-17-99 or emergency language will be repealed by operation of law on the following day.
8. Certificate of Compliance as to 10-20-98 order, including further amendment of subsections (b)(3) and (c), transmitted to OAL 12-31-98 and filed 2-17-99 (Register 99, No. 8).