To be in alignment with the provision of services, home delivered meal
providers must have contracts with, or be, an AAA as defined in
(2) The provider
must be in compliance, during all stages of food service operation, with
applicable federal, state and local regulations, codes, and licensor
requirements relating to fire; health; sanitation; safety; building and other
provisions relating to the public health, safety, and welfare of meal patrons.
(3) The provider must demonstrate
that menu standards are developed to sustain and improve a participant's health
through the provision of safe and nutritious meals that are approved by a
(4) Each provider must
be an enrolled Medicaid provider approved to provide Medicaid home delivered
Providers must ensure that
anyone who delivers meals:
Have passed a
background check as defined in OAR 407-007-0275
(b) Uses an approved carrier.
(7) All requests for Medicaid home
delivered meals received by the provider must be referred to the Department or
the Medicaid AAA office for prior authorization.
(8) Meal providers must not solicit program
income or voluntary donations from Medicaid eligible participants.