1.00: THE APPEAL PROCESS

1.01: Scope and Purpose

1.02: Definitions

1.03: Time Limits

1.04: Procedures for Appeal

1.05: Notice of Appeal Rights

1.06: Form for Initiating an Appeal

1.07: Mediation

1.08: The Informal Administrative Review Process

1.09: The Informal Administrative Review Decision

1.10: Scope and Purpose of 107 CMR 1.10 through 1.17: Fair Hearings

1.11: Request for Scheduling a Fair Hearing Following an Informal Administrative Review

1.12: Impact on Provision of Services Pending Appeal

1.13: Discovery

1.14: Impartial Hearing Officer's Duties and Powers at Hearings

1.15: Rights and Duties of Parties in the Fair Hearing Process

1.16: Scheduling

1.17: Decisions
 

2.00: ACCESS TO CLIENT AND APPLICANT RECORDS

2.00: ACCESS TO CLIENT AND APPLICANT RECORDS

2.01: Scope and Purpose

2.02: General Provisions

2.03: Records Access by Non-Applicant and Non-Client Parties

2.04: Written Consent Procedure

2.05: Records Request Procedures for Parties Other than Clients or Applicants

2.06: Records Access by Clients and Applicants

2.07: Records Request Procedure for Clients and Applicants

2.08: Fees for Photocopying

2.09: Right to Appeal Records Access Denial

2.10: Appeal Procedure

2.11: Client or Applicant Notification of Subpoena

2.12: Procedures for Accepting and Responding to Subpoenas

2.13: Proceedings in Court

2.14: Maintenance of Audit Trail

2.15: Requirements for Audit Trail

2.16: Use of and Access to Audit Trail

2.17: Security and Disposal of Client Records

3.00: DEFINITIONS

3.01: Scope and Purpose

3.02: Meaning of Terms in 107 CMR

4.00: REFERRAL AND APPLICATION, ELIGIBILITY, AND ORDER OF SELECTION

4.01: Scope and Purpose

4.02 Nondiscrimination:

4.03: Meaning of Terms in 107 CMR 4.00

4.04: Referral and Application

4.05: Assessments for Determining Eligibility, Order of Selection Priority, and Vocational Rehabilitation Needs

4.06: Presumption of Eligibility

4.07: Eligibility, Ineligibility and Extended Evaluation

4.08: Order of Selection

5.00: INDIVIDUALIZED PLAN FOR EMPLOYMENT

5.01: Scope and Purpose

5.02: Definitions

5.03: Consumer Options

5.04: Assessment for Determining Vocational Rehabilitation Needs

5.05: IPE Development

5.06: Mandatory Components of the IPE

5.07: Informed Choice
 

6.00: VOCATIONAL REHABILITATION SERVICES

6.01: Scope and Purpose

6.02: Meaning of Terms in 107 CMR 6.00

6.03: Participation in Cost of Vocational Rehabilitation Services

6.04: Comparable Benefits and Services

6.05: Counseling and Guidance

6.06: Physical and Mental Restoration

6.07: Vocational Training

6.08: Maintenance

6.09: Transportation

6.10: Placement Services

6.11: Vocational Rehabilitation Services to Family Members

6.12: Adaptive Housing

6.13: Motor Vehicle Modification

6.14: Personal Assistance, Auxiliary Aids and Services

6.15: Telecommunications, Sensory, and Technological Aids and Devices

6.16: Occupational Licenses, Tools, Equipment, and Initial Stocks and Supplies

6.17: Rehabilitation Technology Services

6.18: Post Employment Services

6.19: Information and Referral Services

6.20: Supported Employment Services

6.21 Transition Services

6.22 Other Goods and Services

6.23 Rates and Expenditures for Vocational Rehabilitation Services
 

7.00: TERMINATION OF VOCATIONAL REHABILITATION SERVICES

7.01: Scope and Purpose

7.02: Meaning of Terms in 107 CMR 7.00

7.03: Termination of Vocational Rehabilitation Services
 

8.00: EXTENDED EMPLOYMENT PROGRAM

8.01: Scope and Purpose

8.02: Meaning of Terms in 107 CMR 8.00

8.03: Referral for Extended Employment Program

8.04: Individual Choice of Employment Outcome

8.05: Information and Referral

8.06: Trial Period

8.07: Termination from Employment

8.08: Review of Participants in Extended Employment Program

8.09: Eligibility of Rehabilitation Providers

8.10: Appeal Rights
 

9.00: RESERVED

10.00: INDEPENDENT LIVING SERVICES

10.01:  Scope and Purpose

10.02:  Meaning of Terms

10.03:  Application for Services

10.04:  Process for Determining Eligibility and Order of Selection for Services

10.05:  Waiting Lists

10.06:  Independent Living Rehabilitation Services (ILRS)

10.07:  Appeal Process

 

11:00 HOME CARE ASSISTANCE PROGRAM

11.01: Scope and Purpose

11.02: Meaning of Terms in 107 CMR 11.00

11.03: Referral and Application

11.04: Non Discrimination

11.05: Eligibility

11.06: Assessment

11.07: Notice of Eligibility Determination

11.08: Eligibility Review

11.09: Change in Living Conditions or Health Status

11.10: Scope of HCAP Services

11.11: Comparable Benefits and Programs

11.12: Financial Need Determination

11.13: Order of Service

11.14: Right to Appeal

11.15: Rates and Expenditures for Home Care Services


 

12.00: STATEWIDE HEAD INJURY PROGRAM

12.01 Purpose and Scope

12.02 Meaning of Terms in 107 CMR 12.00

12.03 Referral, Application and Eligibility Determination Process

12.04 Criteria for Eligibility

12.05 Financial Assessment

12.06 SHIP Services

12.07 Case Closure and Ineligibility Determination

12.08 Limitations Regarding SHIP Funded Services

12.09 Right to Appeal

 

TOC 8/27/09

 


This information is provided by the Massachusetts Rehabilitation Commission.