One of the many challenges associated with the coronavirus is that direct care may not be able to be provided as it normally is. Applied... Read more
This paper focuses on the first three stages of the CCDE: Choosing states and the evaluator, preparation, and implementation/data gathering. This paper is part of Consumer Voice and Choice in Long-Term Care, a book inspired by a Robert Wood... Read more
This article describes existing personal assistance service programs as well as information on the Cash & Counseling demonstration and evaluation. The program evaluation, including program design, technical assistance, and selection criteria... Read more
This chart outlines key differences between the 1915(c) Waiver, 1915(i)State Plan, 1915(j) State Plan, and the Community First Choice State Plan 1915(k). Please note this is a working document and will be revised as needed.
This breakdown of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act summarizes key changes in affected focus areas including federal and state financing, clinical and financial eligibility, scope of services, systems design, and quality management... Read more
This alert includes information on 1915(c) regulations, NPN membership meetings, and new HCBS resources.
The National Resource Center for Participant-Directed Services, State Members, as well as interested Members of the National Participant Network (NPN) provide comments via this letter on the Advanced Notice for Proposed Rulemaking (ANPRM)... Read more