CHILD WELFARE MANUAL

Section 6, Resource Development, Chapter 18 (Medical Foster Care)

Section 6 Overview

This section pertains to the policy and procedures necessary when an out-of-home placement of a child requires above standard medical services.

Chapter 18 Overview

This chapter addresses the placement procedures for Children’s Service Workers placing a foster youth in a medical foster home. Expectations of resource providers providing care for a foster youth in medical foster care are also included.

Table of Contents

18.1     Definition

18.2     Procedure for Placement

18.3     Qualifications of Medical Foster Home

Chapter Memoranda History: (prior to 1/31/07)

CS85-59

 Memoranda History:

CD08-50, CD10-96, CD11-87, CD18-16