February 26, 2024 @ 9:30 am – February 27, 2024 @ 3:30 pm
Harris Center For Mental Health & IDD Services
9401 Southwest Fwy
TX 77074
Meghan Jones

Previously Scheduled For Jan.2024/ Now Moved to Feb. 26th & 27th, 2024 

“ Expectations of the Nurse In The HCS/TxHmL Program”  


Date: February 26th & 27th, 2024   

Time: Day 1:  9:30 AM-4:30 PM 

          Day 2:  9:00 AM-3:30 PM

Cost:  $300 per person

Presenter:  Julie Blacklock/IDD Waiver Consultant  Guest Co-Presenters: From Nursing Innovations- Pamela Long, RN & Megan Hinds, RN

: For: Nurses, Program Managers, Administrators & other Medical Staff Applicable Programs: HCS & TXHmL


Topics For Day 1:

-Scope of practice (RN vs. LVN) and Responsibilities of the nurse for the HCS & TXHmL programs.

-Discussion of Medication Supervision-Staff Training

-Medication Errors, Illnesses, Incidents & Injuries-Documentation, Follow-Up, Re-training

-Admissions (Transfers and Enrollments, Admission Checklist, involvement in Nursing IP)

-Medical Appts, Follow-Up, Delays in Service

-Monitoring of Health Status and Health & Safety Issues

-Special Needs/Client-Specific Needs -Assessing, Training and Monitoring

Topics For Day 2:

-Basics of RN Delegation 

-Review of the RN Nursing Assessment (RN Comprehensive Nursing Assessment/CNA),

-Nursing Service Plans, Justification for Nursing Services,

-the Role of the Client’s Responsible Adult (CRA), and the Unlicensed Person (UP/staff),

-RN Delegations, Human Resource Code Ch. 161/SB1857, and

-HC/CC  Exemptions.

**Developing the Nursing Section of the Implementation Plan.

 You will also receive a variety of Sample Forms you may need to utilize for Nursing/Medical in your program. Whether you are a brand new nurse, a seasoned HCS nurse, a Program Director, etc… there is something for everyone who attends! *All attendees will receive a manual with handouts, recommended forms, and resources.


We would be glad to invoice you if you prefer.  Please indicate how you will pay when you register with Meghan Jones.

Option #1:

Requested invoice: We will send you an invoice from Paypal and then you can make a payment directly through the invoice-  using a credit card, debit card, Paypal account, or payment by check.


Option #2:

Online Payment:  You may pay directly through your PayPal invoice or you may also choose to use our “Paypal Social Media” payment button for this specific event. Click on the button below: 

“Paypal Social Media”


Option #3:

You may pay on the Twogether Consulting website.  Here is the direct link to the “Payment” page  

If you have any problems, please ask Meghan Jones to walk you through it, when you call to register.  Please contact us directly about group rates. Remember for this option, you will need to enter in total $ amount for # of attendees.  Ex:  2 people want to attend x $125 =$250 total.


Option #4:  NEW!

We now take Zelle payments through our Twogether Consulting Zelle account:  Please contact Meghan Jones at meghanjones.tx@gmail.com for directions to make payment.


To complete registration and for any additional information or to arrange payment by check you must contact:

Meghan Jones at: meghanjones.tx@gmail.com 

You may contact Meghan by phone at: (361) 649-5104   

Mailing address for checks:  Twogether Consulting  P.O. Box 90426 Austin, TX 78709