ADM #2018-04 Suspension and Revocation Actions on Family Care Operating Certificates

This memorandum describes the process for initiating action against the certification of State and Agency Sponsored Family Care Homes, including emergency temporary suspension and revocation of a Family Care Home’s operating certificate. This memorandum also describes the expectations to notify and consult with appropriate Developmental Disabilities State Operations Office (DDSOO) staff and the Office of Counsel when determining whether to take such actions. The attachments include template notices described in this memorandum and a new Family Care Manual Policy, Section 7.9 Suspension and Revocation Actions on Family Care Operating Certificates. This new policy section will replace manual sections 10.5.1, 10.5.2 and 10.5.3.