Louisiana Department of Health & Hospitals | Kathy Kliebert, Secretary

Statewide Initiatives

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Listing of Required Links to Review & Websites for HCBS New Initial Providers

Abuse & Neglect Mandatory Reporting RS 15:1504- Louisiana Law (R.S. 15:1504) requires the reporting of abuse, neglect, and exploitation of vulnerable adults. Failure to report is a crime. The law grants immunity to any citizen who reports in good faith. The law also protects against retaliation.

 Reporting Abuse

Adult Protection Services Brochure

Criminal Background Checks R.S. 40:1300.52

Louisiana State Police

Criminal Background

Technical Assistance

Search for Sex Offenders

Critical Incident Reporting and On Line Tracking Information System (OTIS) & Resources

DHH Home Page

Direct Service Worker (DSW), DSW Registry Rule R.S. 40:1300.52 and Resources related to training DSW in medication administration and non-complex tasks

Health Standards Section, Home Page

Health Standards Section Program List

Health Standards Section, Home & Community Based Service (HCBS) Providers 

HCBS Regulations January 20, 2012

HCBS Licensing Diagram

Medicaid Provider Enrollment

Medicaid Provider Updates

Office of Aging & Adult Services (OAAS)

Office of Citizens with Developmental Disabilities (OCDD)

Office of Inspector General-Not to hire excluded individuals

Office of Inspector General-Special Advisory Bulletin

Quality Enhancement Provider Handbook