HHA & Hospice Regulatory Info

The Texas Health and Human Services (HHS) licenses, certifies and surveys home and community support services agencies (HCSSAs) for compliance with state and federal laws and regulations. Through these regulatory activities, HHS protects Texas citizens receiving home health, hospice, and personal assistance services

HCSSA Licensing Standards - 40 TAC§97

Licensed Home Health (LH) Standards

40 TAC§97.401


Licensed and Certified (LCH) Standards

40 TAC§97.402


Personal Assistance Services (PAS) Standards

40 TAC§97.404


Home Dialysis Services Standards

40 TAC§97.405


Psychoactive Services Standards

40 TAC§97.406


Home Intravenous Therapy Standards

40 TAC§97.407


Hospice Specific Standards

40 TAC§97, Subchapter H