Senior and Disability Services

ORS 410.440
Priorities for services


(1)

Eligible clients shall receive authorized services on a priority basis, with highest priorities receiving services first.

(2)

Priority for receipt of authorized services shall be:

(a)

Clients already receiving authorized service as long as their condition indicates services are needed.

(b)

Clients who are to be placed immediately in an institution if needed authorized services are not provided.

(c)

Clients who are probably to be placed in an institution if needed authorized services are not provided. [1981 c.186 §4]
Chapter 410

Notes of Decisions

Agency rules making placement of handicapped and elderly persons factor of their primary service needs and providing for different residential facilities to accommodate persons with different needs were consistent with provisions of this chapter in effect at time petitioner, who was mentally retarded, was refused placement at facility which primarily served elderly. Dempsey v. Senior Services Division, 92 Or App 163, 758 P2d 367 (1988)


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