Rule 67:40:07:02 Services provided.
67:40:07:02. Services provided. Following completion of
the needs assessment and evaluation and a determination that all other
resources have been exhausted, the department, in consultation with the client,
shall determine what homemaker services the client needs. Tasks necessary to
maintain a client in the client's home and which the homemaker may perform
include the following:
(1) Cleaning identified
(2) Preparing light meals;
(3) Shopping for
necessities that are incidental to the needed homemaker services;
(4) Washing dishes;
(6) Floor care;
(7) Assisting with personal
(9)Assisting a client complete personal tasks such as paying bills;
periods of care for the client when incidental to the homemaker tasks; or
client with routine health care, including items such as reminding the client
to take medications; opening and closing a medication container; returning a
medication container to its proper storage area; if medical conditions such as
diabetes and peripheral neuropathy are ruled out, assisting the client with
foot soaks; cleaning a dehumidifier; or assisting the client with footwear or
7 SDR 66, 7 SDR 89, effective July 1, 1981; 9 SDR 30, effective September 16,
1982; 18 SDR 176, effective April 26, 1992; 26 SDR 109, effective March 5,
2000; 28 SDR 96, effective December 30, 2001.
Authority: SDCL 28-1-45.
Implemented: SDCL 28-1-44.
General eligibility standards, ch 67:40:11.
Commission Note: The substance of § 67:14:07:09 was transferred to
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