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Respite Care Services

A Respite Care Service (RCS) is any person or any legal entity that provides short-term temporary care on an intermittent basis to persons with special needs when the person’s primary caregiver is unavailable to provide such care unless exempted by 175 NAC 15-001.02.
 
Contact Information

Mailing Address

Nebraska DHHS
Division of Public Health, Licensure Unit
PO Box 94986
Lincoln NE 68509-4986

Physical Address

NE. State Office Building
301 Centennial Mall South
14th & M  Streets, 3rd Floor
Lincoln NE 68508

Phone: (402) 471-4967
FAX: (402) 742-2308
Email: melanie.bell@nebraska.gov

Office Hours: Monday-Friday 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Closed on federal holidays.
 
 
 
 
Medicare/Medicaid Certification
 
Medicare certification is not available for RCS facilities
 
For Medicaid certification information, please see the Nebraska State Medicaid web page.
 
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