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9525.1210 DEFINITIONS.

Subpart 1.


The terms used in parts 9525.1200 to 9525.1330 have the meanings given to them in this part.

Subp. 2.


"Client" means a person who is receiving day training and habilitation services.

Subp. 3.


"Commissioner" means the commissioner of human services or the commissioner's designated representative.

Subp. 4.

County board.

"County board" means the board of county commissioners of the county in which day training and habilitation services are provided or the county board's designated representative.

Subp. 5.

County of financial responsibility.

"County of financial responsibility" has the meaning given it in Minnesota Statutes, section 256G.02, subdivision 4.

Subp. 6.

Day service provider.

"Day service provider" means the corporation, governmental unit, or other legal entity that claims medical assistance reimbursement for providing day training and habilitation services.

Subp. 7.

Day training and habilitation services.

"Day training and habilitation services" means health and social services provided to a person with a developmental disability by a licensed provider at a site other than the person's place of residence unless medically contraindicated and documented as such in the individual service plan. The services must be designed to result in the development and maintenance of life skills, including: self-care, communication, socialization, community orientation, emotional development, cognitive development, motor development, and therapeutic work or learning activities that are appropriate for the person's chronological age. Day training and habilitation services are provided on a scheduled basis for periods of less than 24 hours each day.

Subp. 8.

Developmental achievement center.

"Developmental achievement center" means a provider of day training and habilitation services which complies with Minnesota Statutes, sections 252.21 to 252.261.

Subp. 9.

Individual service plan.

"Individual service plan" has the meaning given it in part 9525.0004, subpart 12.

Subp. 10.

Intermediate care facility for the developmentally disabled or ICF/DD.

"Intermediate care facility for the developmentally disabled or "ICF/DD" means the provider of a program licensed to serve persons who have developmental disabilities under Minnesota Statutes, section 252.28, and a physical plant licensed as a supervised living facility under Minnesota Statutes, chapter 144, which together are certified by the Minnesota Department of Health as an intermediate care facility for the developmentally disabled. Unless otherwise stated, the term ICF/DD includes state-operated and community-based facilities.

Subp. 11.

[Repealed, L 1987 c 403 art 5 s 22 para (b)]

Subp. 12.

[Repealed, L 1987 c 403 art 5 s 22 para (b)]

Subp. 12a.

Prevocational services.

"Prevocational services" means services directed toward developing and maintaining the skills and overall functioning of clients in areas such as compliance with task instructions, prompt attendance at scheduled activities, task completion, problem solving, social appropriateness, and safety. Training must be conducted using materials, tasks, situations, and settings that are age appropriate and enhance the clients' self esteem. Adults will typically receive prevocational training on work and work related tasks, tasks related to community participation such as travel and shopping, home care, and self care. Wages may be paid to clients.

Subp. 13.


"Resident" means a client who resides at the physical plant of an ICF/DD.

Subp. 14.

Service site.

"Service site" means the physical location or locations where day training and habilitation services are provided.

Subp. 15.

[Repealed, 12 SR 2044]

Statutory Authority:

MS s 256B.092; 256B.501


10 SR 68; 12 SR 1148; 12 SR 2044; 18 SR 2244; L 2005 c 56 s 2

Published Electronically:

October 16, 2013