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HCBS Statewide Transition Plans Update: Here's What We Know

Posted by Elizabeth Chatterton on Mon, Aug 10, 2015 @ 04:34 PM


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Tags: ID/DD News, Medicaid, CMS

4 Final Rule Updates You Need to Be Prepared For

Posted by Elizabeth Chatterton on Tue, Jun 16, 2015 @ 10:30 AM

If your agency is anything like our office, you can’t get through a meeting or a planning session without someone mentioning the CMS Final Rule.

And, if that’s not happening – it probably should be.

Being proactive is far better than reactive, especially when you’re facing multiple major adjustments to the way your entire business operates.  

Smart agencies aren’t just carrying on as usual - waiting for the Final Rule changes to happen. They’re studying the proposed changes now and they’re making gradual updates to their programs. They’re also designing strategic implementation timelines for the larger scale infrastructural and procedural modifications, so that even if everything isn’t done ahead of time – they’ll have a plan and a head start.

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Tags: Change Management, Medicaid, CMS, 2015, Final Rule

MediSked News Roundup 9/5/14: New Mexico's Assessment Challenge

Posted by Mike Holihan on Fri, Sep 05, 2014 @ 09:53 AM

Here's a few of the latest news stories trending in our space.

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Tags: Autism, CMS

MediSked News Roundup 8/20/14: New "Smart Home" for DD residents

Posted by Mike Holihan on Wed, Aug 20, 2014 @ 03:10 PM

Here are a handful of articles trending for the week of 8/20/14.

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Tags: ID/DD News, CMS