Development and implementation of a well-thought out strategic plan sets your business in motion and a well-monitored plan allows your organization to succeed.
States have been innovative in integrating ride share options into their infrastructure to support individuals on Medicaid. Jami Snyder of the Arizona Health Care Cost Containment System (AHCCCS), will provide an overview of AHCCCS' process for adding ride share as a non-emergency transportation option within the Arizona Medicaid program. Ms.
The National I&R Support Center will host a webinar on Alzheimer's Disease: Communication and Challenging Behaviors.
The national Home and Community Based Services (HCBS) Conference is hosted annually by ADvancing States. This event highlights best practices from across the country in home and community-based services. The conference includes federal, state, and local policymakers as well as those who administer, manage, and deliver waiver and other HCBS programs. This year's conference takes place at the Baltimore Marriott Waterfront in Baltimore, Maryland.
Many organizations want to expand their businesses and work with new partners or payers. To do so, an organization must first understand its current financial health, understand the true cost of services and use that information to prepare for contract discussions. Preparing for a contract with a managed care organization is a unique scenario that requires additional consideration and preparation.
The National I&R Support Center will host a webinar on The Role of Home Modification in Promoting Aging in Place and Community. This webinar is scheduled for Thursday, May 16, from 3:00 p.m. to 4:00p.m. ET.
Assistive Technology Act Programs increase access to, and acquisition of, assistive technology (AT) devices and services for individuals with disabilities and older adults. Programs support a continuum of AT services, from public awareness and information and assistance to loans and reuse programs. Join this webinar to learn more about the Assistive Technology Act, state programs and services, and ways that AT can be useful to individuals across the lifespan.
Independent Living is a program, a movement, and a culture. Join this webinar to gain a greater understanding of these aspects of Independent Living. Presented by the National Council on Independent Living, this webinar will review the roots of Independent Living, describe the role and services provided by Centers for Independent Living (CILs) and Statewide Independent Living Councils (SILCs), and share guiding principles that promote independence and community living for people with disabilities.
Financial and programmatic spending on long-term supports and services are compelling indicators of the strength of a nation’s investment in the inclusion of people with intellectual and developmental disabilities (IDD) in their communities. The State of the States in Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities Project analyzes nearly 40 years’ worth of public financial investments in IDD services and supports, offering a comparative nationwide longitudinal look at financial and programmatic trends in institutional and community-based services for people with IDD in the US.