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Committee on Nursing Home Reform, House Joint, Interim - 68th R.S. (1983)
Conduct a thorough examination of the nursing home industry in the state.
Study of recent legislation passed by other states concerning the industry.
Monitor the working relationship of the industry with the Texas Dept. of Health, Human Resources and Attorney General.
Examine provisions or previous legislation concerning the industry passed by previous sessions of the legislature
Study alternative care services for the elderly and their cost effectiveness.
Determine whether or not the Intermediate Care Facility II nursing care program should be restored to a full or modified degree.
Examine the screening process for entry in a long term care facility as to comprehensiveness and equity.
Appointed by the Speaker 8/5/1983. (Letters from Gibson D. (Gib) Lewis, Speaker of the Texas House of Representatives, August 5, 1983. See House Speaker Lewis Appointments, L1801.1 P926a 1985-92 3.)
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