Resources

Supported Decision Making is an increasingly prominent option for strengthening the self determination and rights of various vulnerable groups including persons with disabilities, the elderly, persons with mental health needs, and others. During... read more
The Arkansas Department of Human Services submitted their Independent Choices Final Report (December 1998- March 2008) to the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS). Arkansas was one of the three states in the Cash... read more
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Applied Self-Direction created a Directory of Electronic Visit Verification (EVV) Vendors Interested in Serving Self-Direction Programs based on a Request for Information (RFI) to identify vendors interested in serving self-direction programs. In... read more
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Applied Self-Direction created a Directory of Electronic Visit Verification (EVV) Vendors Interested in Serving Self-Direction Programs based on a Request for Information (RFI) to identify vendors interested in serving self-direction programs. In... read more
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Member-only brass tacks payroll updates from July 2019.
In May 2019, a federal judge ruled that the Internal Revenue Service must change aspects of its policies regarding difficulty of care payments under Notice 2014-7. During this webinar, Applied Self-Direction staff analyzed these developments and... read more
Applied Self-Direction created a Directory of Electronic Visit Verification (EVV) Vendors Interested in Serving Self-Direction Programs based on a Request for Information (RFI) to identify vendors interested in serving self-direction programs. In... read more
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As the initial deadline for Electronic Visit Verification (EVV) implementation draws closer, many states have increased their efforts on stakeholder engagement. At the request of our members and other stakeholders, we developed an easy-to-read EVV... read more
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Member-only brass tacks payroll updates from June 2019.
Applied Self-Direction created a Directory of Electronic Visit Verification (EVV) Vendors Interested in Serving Self-Direction Programs based on a Request for Information (RFI) to identify vendors interested in serving self-direction programs. In... read more
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Kevin Mahoney, Founding Director of the National Resource Center for Participant-Directed Services (NRCPDS), led the member-only webinar, Unmet Needs in Self-Directed HCBS Programs. This webinar is part of a webinar series on the Journal of... read more
Applied Self-Direction created a Directory of Electronic Visit Verification (EVV) Vendors Interested in Serving Self-Direction Programs based on a Request for Information (RFI) to identify vendors interested in serving self-direction programs. In... read more
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Applied Self-Direction created a Directory of Electronic Visit Verification (EVV) Vendors Interested in Serving Self-Direction Programs based on a Request for Information (RFI) to identify vendors interested in serving self-direction programs. In... read more
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Applied Self-Direction created a Directory of Electronic Visit Verification (EVV) Vendors Interested in Serving Self-Direction Programs based on a Request for Information (RFI) to identify vendors interested in serving self-direction programs. In... read more
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Applied Self-Direction created a Directory of Electronic Visit Verification (EVV) Vendors Interested in Serving Self-Direction Programs based on a Request for Information (RFI) to identify vendors interested in serving self-direction programs. In... read more
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Applied Self-Direction created a Directory of Electronic Visit Verification (EVV) Vendors Interested in Serving Self-Direction Programs based on a Request for Information (RFI) to identify vendors interested in serving self-direction programs. In... read more
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The Tools & Tech to Self-Direct Showcase was an integral part of the 2019 Self-Direction Conference. The Showcase ran concurrently with the conference sessions and included demonstrations from 7 different organizations. The slides from Gray Swan... read more
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The Tools & Tech to Self-Direct Showcase was an integral part of the 2019 Self-Direction Conference. The Showcase ran concurrently with the conference sessions and included demonstrations from 7 different organizations. The slides from Direct... read more
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2019 Self-Direction Conference Plenary Session: In 2010, the National Resource Center for Participant-Directed Services (NRCPDS) published “Developing and Implementing Self-Direction Programs and Policies: A Handbook.” As would be expected, much has... read more
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2019 Self-Direction Conference Breakout Session: As the diversity of populations receiving both Medicaid and Medicare services across the country continues to grow, FMS providers may face challenges working with people from different cultures and... read more
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2019 Self-Direction Conference Breakout Session: The implementation of the requirements of the home care rule present a number of challenges to state Medicaid program administrators with regard to potential increases in expenditures. Costs may be... read more
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2019 Self-Direction Conference Breakout Session: The Veteran Directed Care (VDC) Program, previously known as the Veteran-Directed Home... read more
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2019 Self-Direction Conference Breakout Session: Compliance with the USCIS Form I-9, Employment Eligibility and Verification is under heightened scrutiny, yet the topic can be murky for Fiscal/Employer Agents and even Agency with Choice providers.... read more
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2019 Self-Direction Conference Breakout Session: Think employer authority-only programs can’t get creative? Think again! Consumer Directed Choices has embarked on a multi-year effort to ensure consumers or their representatives have the maximum... read more
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