The local intellectual and developmental disability authority (LIDDA) is the state contracted agency that serves as the point of entry for publicly funded intellectual and developmental disability (IDD) programs. The local mental health authority (LMHA) is the state contracted agency that serves as the point of entry for publicly funded mental illness programs.
All individuals seeking entry into a nursing facility must have PASRR Level 1 (PL1) screening before admission. Preadmission Screening and Resident Review (PASRR) is a federally mandated program that is applied to all individuals seeking admission to a Medicaid-certified nursing facility, regardless of funding source.
PASRR must be administered to identify:
The PASRR process has changed in several ways. The changes are the result of the federal Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) directive in which corrections were identified for the Texas PASRR program. The major changes are:
NOTE: The PL1 is completed for every individual seeking admission to a Medicaid certified nursing facility regardless of their funding source or diagnosis.
For questions or more information, please contact Texoma Community Center at 903-957-4798 or email us using the link below.