Order Dismissing The TDFPS As Temporary Managing Conservator Nov 2, 2005
ORDERED that Linda Rhodes-Schauer is hereby dismissed as Attorney ad litem for Katie Wernecke.
ORDERED that Katie Wernecke stay in the temporary managaing conservatorship of the Department until the physicians at M.D. Anderson Hospital in Houston, Texas, state Katie Wernecke, following her recent round of chemotherapy, is medically stable and can be released for travel to her parents. It is further ORDERED that any future care until her present release is limited to the care necessary to make Katie ready to leave the care of M.D. Anderson Hospital and abe returned to her parents, including but not limited to any care associated with chemotherapy, hospitalization, stabilization of her blood counts, or other procedures or protocols designed to make Katie ready for release to travel.
ORDERED that upon Katie Wernecke being released for travel, TDFPS shall deliver Katie Wernecke to her parents at M.D. Anderson Hospital, Houston, Texas, and the parents shall confer with the treatment team regarding her current medications, treatment, and care.
ORDERED that Edward and Michele Wernecke shall consult with Katie Wernecke about all future medical care for Katie, and shall take into account Katie's expressed preference, desires, or needs relating to such care, provided however, that the ultimate decision on Katie's future medical care shall remain with Katie's prents until Katie reaches majority.
ORDERED that the Texas Department of Family and Protective Services (TDFPS) is dismissed as temporary managing conservator of Katie Wernecke upon her being released to her parents.
ORDERED that this is the final Order of the Court in this case and herby disposes of all parties and all claims in controvery. All other and further relief requested in this case by any pary is hereby DENIED.
Signed this 2 day of Nov. 2005
Hon Jack Hunter, Judge Presiding.