Applied Self-Direction

December 21, 2020

During this member-only webinar, ASD discussed the opportunities we see for self-direction in 2021 and beyond, along with other end of year reflections on the potential impact of the upcoming Supreme Court decision on the Affordable Care Act (ACA... Read more

December 16, 2020

In December 2020, Applied Self-Direction held a Preparing for Year-End 2020 Training webinar for FMS members. The training covered:

  • A step-by-step walkthrough of FICA refunding procedures for employees who... Read more
December 10, 2020

As we discussed in our recent issue brief, some payers have elected to enforce EVV implementation in self-... Read more

November 17, 2020

On Thursday, October 15th, we held a member open forum on EVV implementation issues. This forum was a chance to compare notes about EVV implementation challenges and to share best practices and unresolved issues.

The forum slides are... Read more

October 30, 2020

The wrong EVV approach in self-direction could incite Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA) violations resulting in penalties for payers, FMS entities, and/or participants, and risk creating joint employment. This alert describes the EVV approach that... Read more

September 30, 2020

In the summer of 2019, Applied Self-Direction completed a National Inventory of Self-Direction Programs for the 2020 AARP... Read more

September 24, 2020

In the summer of 2019, Applied Self-Direction completed a National Inventory of self-directed programs in the United States. The inventory builds on the 2011,... Read more

September 16, 2020

During an August 2020 State Program Member Open Forum with Applied Self-Direction, Alec Graham from The Washington State Department of Social and Health Services shared Washington's self-direction program response to COVID-19. This resource... Read more

August 26, 2020

During an August 2020 State Program Member Open Forum with Applied Self-Direction, Liz Sandblom from The Massachusetts Department of Developmental Services (DDS) shared MA's self-direction program response to COVID-19. This resource summarizes... Read more

August 20, 2020

This resource provides an overview of the application process with information directly from the HHS website and ASD interpretations specific to the nuances of the F/EA application and associated tax forms. HHS has updated the application for... Read more

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