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DHS-PB-2018-009: Referral from Healthcare Facilities to DHS Single Adult Facilities

The purpose of this document is to describe the process for referral and acceptance into the Department of Homeless Services (DHS) shelter and streets solution system of single adult clients from inpatient departments of healthcare facilities (HCF) including acute and long-term care facilities (LTCF), and to describe criteria for medical appropriateness for shelter and other DHS facilities. Emergency departments (ED) are not required to follow this procedure.



Created: 7/3/2018