Community Services Programs

Mental Health Agency Licensing Standards; Community Support - Health

If food services are provided, the facilities for the preparation and serving of food shall be inspected and approved by the Department of Human Services.

  • CS.18.A.
    If food is either prepared or served at the facility, then the agency shall either obtain a DHS Eating Establishment license or show written evidence from DHS indicating that they do not need such a license.
  • CS.18.B.
    When the agency requires a DHS license, the agency's Eating Establishment license is current.

The agency shall have methods for obtaining on- or off-site medical services for all clients.

  • CS.19.A.
    The agency defines in policy and procedure those medical services delivered on-site. For those medical services not provided on-site, letters of agreement and/or procedures for accessing medical service provider(s) are in effect.