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Issued By: Office of Developmental Programs
Issue Date: July 12, 2019
Type: General
Audience: All Interested Parties
Name / Link: ODP Newsletter July
Purpose We welcome your comments and ideas: RA-PWODP_OUTREACH@pa.gov
Status: current
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Issued By: Office of Developmental Programs
Issue Date: July 11, 2019
Type: General
Audience: Administrative Entities
AAW Supports Coordinators
Intellectual Disability/Autism Supports Coordinators
Intellectual Disability Supports Coordinators
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ODP 19-095: ODP Offers Training on Online Provider Profiles

Purpose This Office of Developmental Programs (ODP) Announcement communicates the availability of training on ODP’s Online Provider Profiles for AEs and SCO Leadership.
Status: current
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Issued By: Office of Developmental Programs
Issue Date: July 4, 2019
Type: General
Audience: Administrative Entities
AAW Supports Coordinators
Intellectual Disability/Autism Supports Coordinators
All Interested Parties
Intellectual Disability Supports Coordinators
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ODP 19-091: Revisions to the Annotated ISP and Related Trainings

Purpose To provide information to interested parties on revisions to the annotated ISP and its impact on the documentation of staffing support provided to people receiving residential habilitation services in waiver funded settings. This also provides information regarding Training Design for implementation in January 2020.
Status: current
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Issued By: Office of Developmental Programs
Issue Date: July 2, 2019
Type: General
Audience: Administrative Entities
Adult Community Autism Program (ACAP) Providers
Adult Autism Waiver (AAW) Providers
AAW Employment Providers
AAW SSD/Systematic Skill Building Providers
Intellectual Disability/Autism Providers
Intellectual Disability Providers
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19-089: Clarifying the Requirement for the Master Provider Index Number for Claim and Service Documentation

Purpose This communication intends to clarify the requirement to include a Master Provider Index (MPI) number in the claim and service documentation.
Status: current
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Issued By: Office of Developmental Programs
Issue Date: July 1, 2019
Type: General
Audience: All Interested Parties
Name / Link: ODP 19-087: Incident Management Bulletin Draft Public Comment Period Extended
Purpose To announce an extension to the review and comment period for the drafted Incident Management (IM) Bulletin.
Status: current
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Issued By: Office of Developmental Programs
Issue Date: July 1, 2019
Type: General
Audience: Administrative Entities
Adult Community Autism Program (ACAP) Providers
AAW Supports Coordinators
Intellectual Disability/Autism Supports Coordinators
Supports Brokers
All Interested Parties
Intellectual Disability Supports Coordinators
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ODP 19-090: Continued Guidance: Community Participation Support Implementation

Purpose To provide continued guidance, including a timeline for transitional activities, regarding the July 1, 2019 requirement in the Community Participation Support and Day Habilitation service definitions that each individual be offered opportunities to spend time in community locations consistent with her or her preferences, choices and interests.
Status: current
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Issued By: Office of Developmental Programs
Issue Date: June 30, 2019
Type: General
Audience: Administrative Entities
Adult Community Autism Program (ACAP) Providers
Adult Autism Waiver (AAW) Providers
AAW Supports Coordinators
Intellectual Disability/Autism Supports Coordinators
Intellectual Disability Supports Coordinators
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ODP 19-085: Quality Assessment & Improvement Process, Cycle 1, Year 3: All Self-Assessments Begin July 1, 2019

Purpose This Office of Developmental Programs (ODP) communication announces the start of Cycle 1, Year 3 of the Quality Assessment & Improvement (QA&I) Process.
Status: current
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Issued By: Office of Developmental Programs
Issue Date: June 30, 2019
Type: General
Audience: All Interested Parties
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ODP 19-086: ODP Launches Online Provider Profiles

Purpose This Office of Developmental Programs (ODP) Announcement communicates the launching of ODP’s Online Provider Profiles to all stakeholders. The announcement also includes registration information for ODP webinar training sessions for all stakeholders and for Supports Coordinators on how to use ODP’s Online Provider Profiles to support individuals and families to make informed decisions when choosing providers and services.
Status: current
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Issued By: Office of Developmental Programs
Issue Date: June 27, 2019
Type: General
Audience: Individuals and Families
Administrative Entities
Adult Community Autism Program (ACAP) Providers
Adult Autism Waiver (AAW) Providers
AAW Behavioral Specialists
AAW Employment Providers
AAW SSD/Systematic Skill Building Providers
Intellectual Disability/Autism Providers
Intellectual Disability Providers
Intellectual Disability Supports Coordinators
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ODP 19-082: Waiver Amendment Webinar Recording Now Available on MyODP

Purpose The purpose of this communication is to inform all interested parties of the availability of the recording of the webinar regarding the Consolidated, Community Living and P/FDS Waiver amendments effective October 1, 2019.
Status: current