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Issued By: Office of Developmental Programs
Issue Date: October 21, 2019
Type: General
Audience: Administrative Entities
Adult Community Autism Program (ACAP) Providers
AAW Supports Coordinators
Intellectual Disability/Autism Providers
Intellectual Disability/Autism Supports Coordinators
Intellectual Disability Providers
Intellectual Disability Supports Coordinators
Name / Link: ODP 19-139: Office of Developmental Programs’ Virtual Training Offerings November 2019
Purpose To announce the upcoming schedule of virtual trainings and virtual office hours for November 2019
Status: current
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Issued By: Office of Developmental Programs
Issue Date: October 18, 2019
Type: General
Audience: All Interested Parties
Name / Link: ODP Newsletter October 2019
Purpose Please enjoy the October 2019 ODP News. In this issue: • Getting Connected to the Community • 6100 Regulatory Package is Published • Success Through Housing Support Services • CMS Approves ID/A Waiver Amendments • And more!
Status: current
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Issued By: Office of Developmental Programs
Issue Date: October 18, 2019
Type: General
Audience: Individuals and Families
Administrative Entities
All Interested Parties
Name / Link: ODPANN 19-137: Additional Information for eCIS Business Partner Transition
Purpose To provide additional information regarding the transition from CIS to eCIS for ODP Business Partners.
Status: current
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Issued By: Office of Developmental Programs
Issue Date: October 18, 2019
Type: General
Audience: Individuals and Families
Administrative Entities
Adult Community Autism Program (ACAP) Providers
Adult Autism Waiver (AAW) Providers
AAW SSD/Systematic Skill Building Providers
Intellectual Disability/Autism Providers
Intellectual Disability/Autism Supports Coordinators
All Interested Parties
Intellectual Disability Providers
Intellectual Disability Supports Coordinators
Name / Link: ODP 19-138:  Approved Program Capacity (APS) and updated Noncontiguous Clearance Form
Purpose This Office of Developmental Programs (ODP) communication is to inform all interested parties providing services in the Consolidated, Person/Family Directed Support (P/FDS), and Community Living Waivers of the process ODP staff will utilize in making a determination for Approved Program Capacity (APC) and Noncontiguous Clearance through the updated form (Attachment #1).
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Issued By: Office of Developmental Programs
Issue Date: October 17, 2019
Type: General
Audience: Individuals and Families
Administrative Entities
Adult Autism Waiver (AAW) Providers
AAW Supports Coordinators
Intellectual Disability/Autism Providers
Intellectual Disability/Autism Supports Coordinators
Intellectual Disability Providers
Intellectual Disability Supports Coordinators
Name / Link: ODP 19-136: Amendment to the Adult Autism WAiver Submitted to CMS
Purpose The purpose of this communication is to inform all interested parties of the submission of the proposed amendment to the Adult Autism Waiver to the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS). The waiver amendment is available on the Department of Human Services website. Please review the announcement for details on the submitted changes to the Adult Autism Waiver and the expected effective date.
Status: current
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Issued By: Office of Developmental Programs
Issue Date: October 16, 2019
Type: General
Audience: Individuals and Families
Administrative Entities
AAW Supports Coordinators
AAW Employment Providers
AAW SSD/Systematic Skill Building Providers
Intellectual Disability/Autism Providers
Intellectual Disability/Autism Supports Coordinators
All Interested Parties
Intellectual Disability Providers
Intellectual Disability Supports Coordinators
Name / Link: ODPANN 19-135: Support Coordinators' Guide to the Communication Assessment and Reassessment
Purpose The purpose of this communication is to release a guide for Supports Coordinators on the Harry M. Class Members’ Communication Assessments and Reassessments
Status: current
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Issued By: Office of Developmental Programs
Issue Date: October 16, 2019
Type: General
Audience: All Interested Parties
Name / Link: ODPANN 19-132 New ODP Regulation Update Trainings Announced for October
Purpose To announce the training opportunities on regulatory chapter, 55 Pa. Code Chapter 6100 (relating to services for individuals with an intellectual disability or autism).
Status: current
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Issued By: Office of Developmental Programs
Issue Date: October 16, 2019
Type: General
Audience: Administrative Entities
AAW Supports Coordinators
Intellectual Disability/Autism Providers
Intellectual Disability/Autism Supports Coordinators
Intellectual Disability Providers
Intellectual Disability Supports Coordinators
Name / Link: ODP Announcement 19-134 (UPDATE): Health Risk Screening Tool (HRST)Training November 2019 – FINAL OPPORTUNITY 
Purpose To provide a reminder for Clinical Reviewers to take part in face to face training for HRST in November 2019 – this is a final opportunity for 2019
Status: current
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Issued By: Office of Developmental Programs
Issue Date: October 15, 2019
Type: General
Audience: All Interested Parties
Intellectual Disability Providers
Intellectual Disability Supports Coordinators
Name / Link: Money Follows the Person (MFP) Initiative : Dual Diagnosis Professional Conference Series--Mindfulness Tools and Movement Practices
Purpose The Office of Developmental Programs requests your assistance distributing the attached event flyer for the next session in the Money Follows the Person (MFP) Initiative Dual Diagnosis Professional Conference Series: Mindfulness Tools and Movement Practices. This session will be held Tuesday, November 19, 2019 at the PA NewsMedia Association in Harrisburg and will be presented by Marissa Vogel and Megan Sicheri. Please note that while there is no fee to attend, pre-registration is required and on a first-come, first-served basis. Space is limited. Please review the attached event flyer for additional detail including registration information.
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Issued By: Office of Developmental Programs
Issue Date: October 9, 2019
Type: General
Audience: All Interested Parties
Name / Link: ODP 19-132: New ODP Regulation Update Trainings Announced for October
Purpose To announce trainings scheduled for October 2019 that will provide high level overviews of the ODP Regulation Package.
Status: current
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Issued By: Office of Developmental Programs
Issue Date: October 9, 2019
Type: General
Audience: Administrative Entities
AAW Supports Coordinators
AAW SSD/Systematic Skill Building Providers
Intellectual Disability/Autism Providers
Intellectual Disability/Autism Supports Coordinators
All Interested Parties
Intellectual Disability Providers
Name / Link: ODP 19-133: Registration Open for a Certified Investigator Forum on November 8
Purpose To communicate updates to the above entities that Temple University of Harrisburg-Certified Investigator program and ODP will be facilitating a Forum for Certified Investigators (CIs
Status: current
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Issued By: Office of Developmental Programs
Issue Date: October 9, 2019
Type: General
Audience: Administrative Entities
Adult Community Autism Program (ACAP) Providers
Intellectual Disability/Autism Providers
Intellectual Disability Providers
Intellectual Disability Supports Coordinators
Name / Link: ODP 19-134: Health Risk Screening Tool (HRST) Training November 2019
Purpose To announce face to face HRST training for Clinical Reviewers.
Status: current
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Issued By: Office of Developmental Programs
Issue Date: October 9, 2019
Type: General
Audience: Administrative Entities
AAW Supports Coordinators
Intellectual Disability/Autism Supports Coordinators
Intellectual Disability Supports Coordinators
Name / Link: ODP 19-133: Registration Now Open for Certified Investigator Forum on November 8
Purpose To communicate updates to the above entities that Temple University of Harrisburg -Certified Investigator program and ODP will be facilitating a Forum for Certified Investigators (CIs).
Status: current
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Issued By: Office of Developmental Programs
Issue Date: October 8, 2019
Type: General
Audience: All Interested Parties
Name / Link: Community Health Choices (CHC) Fact Sheet: Transportation
Purpose Community HealthChoices (CHC) is Pennsylvania’s mandatory managed care program for individuals who are 21 years of age or older and have both Medicare and Medicaid or receive long-term services and supports through Medicaid. All CHC participants can access emergency and non-emergency medical transportation. For more information on emergency and non-emergency medical transportation and who provides transportation services to CHC participants, view the attached fact sheet.
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Issued By: Office of Developmental Programs
Issue Date: October 7, 2019
Type: General
Audience: Individuals and Families
Administrative Entities
Adult Community Autism Program (ACAP) Providers
Adult Autism Waiver (AAW) Providers
AAW Supports Coordinators
Intellectual Disability/Autism Supports Coordinators
Intellectual Disability Providers
Intellectual Disability Supports Coordinators
Name / Link: ODP 19-130: Now Available-- Amendments to the Consolidated, Community Living and P/FDS Waivers Approved by CMS
Purpose The purpose of this communication is to inform all interested parties of the approval of the amendments to the Consolidated, Community Living and P/FDS waivers (hereafter referred to as the Intellectual Disability and Autism (ID/A) waivers) by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS). The ID/A waiver amendments are available on the Department of Human Services website. The waiver amendments became effective October 1, 2019.
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Issued By: Office of Developmental Programs
Issue Date: October 4, 2019
Type: General
Audience: All Interested Parties
Name / Link: ODP 19-129: Publication of New Chapter 6100 Regulations and Revisions of Licensing Chapters
Purpose The Office of Developmental Programs (ODP) is pleased to announce that the long-anticipated 6100 regulatory package has been released for publication. The purpose of this final-form rulemaking is to support individuals with an intellectual disability or autism to live and participate in the life of their community, to achieve greater independence, and to have opportunities enjoyed by all citizens of this commonwealth. Please help ODP to widely distribute the attached announcement and its accompanying plan regarding the publication of the Final Chapter 6100, 2380, 2390 6400, and 6500 regulations.
Status: current
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Issued By: Office of Developmental Programs
Issue Date: October 3, 2019
Type: General
Audience: Individuals and Families
All Interested Parties
Name / Link: Support Group for Families that have a School Age Student with a Disability
Purpose Please help the Office of Developmental Programs (ODP) to widely distribute an announcement from the Right to Education State Task Force and an accompanying attachment.
Status: current
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Issued By: Office of Developmental Programs
Issue Date: October 2, 2019
Type: General
Audience: All Interested Parties
Name / Link: ODP 19-127: REVISED Investigations by an ODP-Certified Investigator Required by Chapter 6100: ODP’s Expectations and Implementation Strategy
Purpose Yesterday, the Pennsylvania Office of Developmental Programs (ODP) issued ODPANN 19-127, Investigations by an ODP-Certified Investigator Required by Chapter 6100: ODP’s Expectations and Implementation Strategy. The announcement contained a typographical error suggesting that all allegations of abuse to an individual by another individual must be investigated within 120 days of Chapter 6100’s publication. The announcement has been corrected to clarify the ODP’s expectations for investigating allegations of abuse to an individual by another individual. We apologize for any confusion this may have caused. Please contact the ODP Regulatory Administration Unit at RA-PW6100REGADMIN@pa.gov with any questions.
Status: current
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Issued By: Office of Developmental Programs
Issue Date: October 1, 2019
Type: General
Audience: All Interested Parties
Name / Link: ODP 19-127: Investigations by an ODP-Certified Investigator Required by Chapter 6100
Purpose The Pennsylvania Office of Developmental Programs (ODP) requests your immediate attention to the attached announcement. Per Chapter 6100, providers’ investigations must be conducted by an ODP-certified incident investigator. Chapter 6100 expands the list of incidents that must be investigated beyond current requirements. Many stakeholders have expressed concern about the potential impact of expanded investigations, especially investigations of accidental injuries and abuse to an individual by another individual. This announcement sets forth ODP’s expectations and implementation strategy for Chapter 6100’s incident investigation requirements. Please contact the ODP Regulatory Administration Unit at RA-PW6100REGADMIN@pa.gov with any questions about this announcement.
Status: current
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Issued By: Office of Developmental Programs
Issue Date: October 1, 2019
Type: General
Audience: Individuals and Families
Administrative Entities
AAW Supports Coordinators
Intellectual Disability/Autism Supports Coordinators
Supports Brokers
All Interested Parties
Name / Link: ODP 19-128: College of Direct Support Webinar (CDS): "Using CDS to Support More Culturally Responsible Organizations"
Purpose To announce a webinar “Using CDS to Support More Culturally Responsive Organizations” Please review the announcement for additional details on this upcoming webinar event.
Status: current
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Issued By: Office of Developmental Programs
Issue Date: September 30, 2019
Type: General
Audience: All Interested Parties
Name / Link: 2019 Lifesharing Conference - October 21 and 22, 2019 - Kalahari Resorts and Conventions - Registration closes today, 9/30/19
Purpose The Office of Developmental Programs (ODP) requests your assistance distributing the attached information packet on the 2019 Lifesharing Conference. Registration closes today, 9/30/19. The conference will be held October 21 and 22, 2019 at Kalahari Resorts and Conventions in Mt. Pocono, PA. The attached announcement provides information needed to register including dates, costs, hotel, and session descriptions.
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Issued By: Office of Developmental Programs
Issue Date: September 30, 2019
Type: General
Audience: Individuals and Families
Administrative Entities
All Interested Parties
Name / Link: ODP 19-115 Updated: e-CIS Business Partner Access – Registration Open
Purpose To announce that registration is open for Business Partners to begin the process for moving to e-CIS access.
Status: current
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Issued By: Office of Developmental Programs
Issue Date: September 27, 2019
Type: General
Audience: All Interested Parties
Name / Link: ODP Newsletter September 2019
Purpose This month’s features: • Governor Wolf Proclaims DSP Recognition Week • September is Fetal Alcohol Awareness Month • You are Invited to the ODP Technology Innovation Conference • Spotlight on a local mural artist and on a local Penn State student And more! Have news to share? Send information to: RA-PWODP_OUTREACH@pa.gov.
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Issued By: Office of Developmental Programs
Issue Date: September 24, 2019
Type: General
Audience: All Interested Parties
Name / Link: Pre-Employment Transition Services (PETS) Six-Part Webinar Series
Purpose Please help the Office of Developmental Programs (ODP) to widely distribute the attached announcement regarding the Office of Vocational Rehabilitation (OVR) upcoming webinars.
Status: current
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Issued By: Office of Developmental Programs
Issue Date: September 24, 2019
Type: General
Audience: Individuals and Families
Administrative Entities
AAW Supports Coordinators
AAW Employment Providers
AAW SSD/Systematic Skill Building Providers
Intellectual Disability/Autism Supports Coordinators
All Interested Parties
Name / Link: ODP 19-126: Adult Autism 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 Adult Autism Waiver amendment.
Status: current
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Issued By: Office of Developmental Programs
Issue Date: September 24, 2019
Type: General
Audience: All Interested Parties
Name / Link: Office of Virtual Rehabilitation (OVR) Upcoming Webinars
Purpose Please help the Office of Developmental Programs (ODP) to widely distribute the attached announcement regarding the Office of Vocational Rehabilitation (OVR) upcoming webinars.
Status: current
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Issued By: Office of Developmental Programs
Issue Date: September 20, 2019
Type: General
Audience: Administrative Entities
Adult Autism Waiver (AAW) Providers
AAW Supports Coordinators
All Interested Parties
Intellectual Disability Providers
Intellectual Disability Supports Coordinators
Name / Link: ODP 19-125: Office of Developmental Programs’ Virtual Training Offerings October 2019
Purpose To announce the upcoming schedule of virtual trainings and virtual office hours for October 2019
Status: current
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Issued By: Office of Developmental Programs
Issue Date: September 19, 2019
Type: General
Audience: Administrative Entities
Adult Community Autism Program (ACAP) Providers
AAW Supports Coordinators
Certified Investigators
Intellectual Disability/Autism Providers
Supports Brokers
All Interested Parties
Name / Link: ODP 19-124: Now Available-- Registration for Initial Certified Investigator Peer Review Course
Purpose The purpose of this announcement is to announce that registration is now open on MyODP.org for the Certified Investigator Peer Review Course for Fall 2019.
Status: current
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Issued By: Office of Developmental Programs
Issue Date: September 17, 2019
Type: General
Audience: Administrative Entities
Adult Community Autism Program (ACAP) Providers
Adult Autism Waiver (AAW) Providers
AAW Supports Coordinators
Intellectual Disability/Autism Providers
Intellectual Disability/Autism Supports Coordinators
All Interested Parties
Name / Link: ODP 19-123: Update to the Quality Assessment and Improvement Process: Claim and Service Documentation Review
Purpose With the implementation of the Quality Assessment and Improvement Process (QA&I), the Office of Developmental Programs (ODP) began to conduct the review of claim and service delivery documentation. This review of claims and service documentation is intended to verify that services were provided as authorized, in accordance with established policies.
Status: current
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Issued By: Office of Developmental Programs
Issue Date: September 16, 2019
Type: General
Audience: All Interested Parties
Name / Link: Provider Distribution 9-13-2019 CHC (Community Health Choices) Fact Sheets August 2019
Purpose Community HealthChoices (CHC) is Pennsylvania’s mandatory managed care program for individuals who are dually eligible for Medicare and Medicaid.For more information on CHC for ODP providers, view the attached fact sheet.
Status: current
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Issued By: Office of Developmental Programs
Issue Date: September 16, 2019
Type: General
Audience: Adult Community Autism Program (ACAP) Providers
Adult Autism Waiver (AAW) Providers
AAW Supports Coordinators
All Interested Parties
Name / Link: ODP 19-121: SpeCTRUM 2.0 Training Deadline Extended
Purpose To announce that the expected completion date for the SPeCTRUM 2.0 Training has been extended from October 1, 2019 to January 1, 2020
Status: current
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Issued By: Office of Developmental Programs
Issue Date: September 16, 2019
Type: General
Audience: All Interested Parties
Name / Link: ODP 19-122: PA Family Network Offers Statewide Training Sessions
Purpose To announce a statewide series of training sessions being offered through the PA Family Network from September 2019 through April of 2020. Please review the announcement for dates, locations and registration information.
Status: current
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Issued By: Office of Developmental Programs
Issue Date: September 13, 2019
Type: General
Audience: Administrative Entities
Adult Community Autism Program (ACAP) Providers
Adult Autism Waiver (AAW) Providers
Intellectual Disability/Autism Providers
Name / Link: ODP 19-120: Electronic Visit Verification (EVV) Training Registration and ODP Technical Guidance 
Purpose To announce that EVV training registration is now open for providers, provider agencies and AWCs who will use the DHS Sandata EVV system and that ODP-specific EVV technical guidance is also now available.
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Issued By: Office of Developmental Programs
Issue Date: September 11, 2019
Type: General
Audience: Administrative Entities
Adult Autism Waiver (AAW) Providers
AAW Supports Coordinators
Intellectual Disability/Autism Supports Coordinators
Name / Link: ODP 19-112 Reissued: ISP Residential Staffing Ratio Face-To-Face Training Sessions Available
Purpose To remind interested parties about the upcoming schedule and registration for Residential ISP Staffing face-to-face training sessions in October and November 2019. This training will provide information 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. These changes are intended to replace the need for residential habilitation service staffing ratios by standardizing how risk factors are discussed using person-centered thinking skills, where they will be documented in the ISP, and ensuring there is a description of what technology, environmental supports, and staff supports will be provided to mitigate those risk(s) during specific activities and situations.
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Issued By: Office of Developmental Programs
Issue Date: September 9, 2019
Type: General
Audience: Administrative Entities
All Interested Parties
Intellectual Disability Providers
Intellectual Disability Supports Coordinators
Name / Link: ODP 19-118: Proposed Agency with Choice Bulletin Available for Public Comment
Purpose To announce the release of the proposed Participant-Directed Services: Agency with Choice Financial Management Services Model Bulletin for review and comment. Please review the announcement for instructions on how to submit comments on the attached proposed bulletin.
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Issued By: Office of Developmental Programs
Issue Date: September 9, 2019
Type: General
Audience: All Interested Parties
Name / Link: ODP 19-119: Now Available-- ODP Comprehensive Employment Report – 3rd Quarter, Fiscal Year 2018-2019
Purpose To announce the release of the Office of Developmental Programs Comprehensive Employment Report – 3rd Quarter, Fiscal Year 2018-2019
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Issued By: Office of Developmental Programs
Issue Date: September 9, 2019
Type: General
Audience: All Interested Parties
Name / Link: ODP Newsletter September 2019
Purpose Please read the September 2019 ODP News. Have news to share? Send information to: RA-PWODP_OUTREACH@pa.gov.
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Issued By: Office of Developmental Programs
Issue Date: September 8, 2019
Type: General
Audience: Administrative Entities
AAW Supports Coordinators
Intellectual Disability/Autism Supports Coordinators
Supports Brokers
All Interested Parties
Intellectual Disability Supports Coordinators
Name / Link: ODP 19-116: Health Risk Screening Tool Training October 2019
Purpose To announce face to face HRST training for Clinical Reviewers.
Status: current
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Issued By: Office of Developmental Programs
Issue Date: September 6, 2019
Type: General
Audience: Individuals and Families
Administrative Entities
Adult Autism Waiver (AAW) Providers
AAW Supports Coordinators
Intellectual Disability/Autism Supports Coordinators
Name / Link: ODP 19-117: Open for Public Comment: Proposed Amendment to the Adult Autism Waiver (AAW)
Purpose The purpose of this communication is to announce that the proposed amendment to the Adult Autism Waiver is available for public review and comment. There is a 30-day public comment period that starts on September 7, 2019 and ends on October 7, 2019. Please review the announcement for details on how to submit comments as well as registration information for a public comment webinar being offered.
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Issued By: Office of Developmental Programs
Issue Date: September 4, 2019
Type: General
Audience: All Interested Parties
Name / Link: ODP 2019 Technology Innovation Conference
Purpose The Office of Developmental Programs (ODP) is pleased to announce the 2019 Technology Innovation Conference, available in two locations. Please share this information with all interested parties.
Status: current
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Issued By: Office of Developmental Programs
Issue Date: September 3, 2019
Type: General
Audience: All Interested Parties
Name / Link: Community Health Choices Fall Provider Session Registration
Purpose Registration is now open for the upcoming Community HealthChoices (CHC) Fall Educational Provider Sessions for Phase Three regions.
Status: current
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Issued By: Office of Developmental Programs
Issue Date: September 3, 2019
Type: General
Audience: Administrative Entities
All Interested Parties
Name / Link: ODP 19-115: e-CIS Business Partner Access - Registration Open
Purpose To announce that registration is open for Business Partners to begin the process for moving to e-CIS access.
Status: current
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Issued By: Office of Developmental Programs
Issue Date: September 3, 2019
Type: General
Audience: All Interested Parties
Name / Link: 2019 Lifesharing Conference Call For Presenters and Announcement
Purpose The Office of Developmental Programs (ODP) requests your assistance distributing the attached information packet on the 2019 Lifesharing Conference. Registration is now open. The conference will be held October 21 and 22, 2019 at Kalahari Resorts and Conventions in Mt. Pocono, PA. The attached announcement provides information needed to register including dates, costs, hotel, and session descriptions.
Status: current
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Issued By: Office of Developmental Programs
Issue Date: September 1, 2019
Type: General
Audience: All Interested Parties
Name / Link: ODP 19-114: Registration Contact Information for Public Hearings Regarding the Closure of Polk and White Haven Centers
Purpose To provide information on the public hearings that are being held in regards to the closure of Polk and White Haven Centers. Those wishing to speak must register. Information on how to do so is included.
Status: archive
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Issued By: Office of Developmental Programs
Issue Date: August 30, 2019
Type: General
Audience: Administrative Entities
All Interested Parties
Name / Link: ODP 19-113: Announcing CoP September Webinars and the Regional Collaborative Reporting Tool
Purpose To announce the Community of Practice 2019-2020 Action Plan and Regional Collaborative Reporting Tool Webinars to be held in September 2019. Contact Amy Miller, c-amillar@pa.gov with any questions.
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Issued By: Office of Developmental Programs
Issue Date: August 30, 2019
Type: General
Audience: All Interested Parties
Name / Link:  Complex Case Placement RFI Distribution
Purpose In an effort to better serve individuals with complex needs, the Department of Human Services (DHS) is releasing a Request for Information with responses due to the department by 9/27. If you or your organization has information that it wishes to share on this subject, DHS would appreciate hearing from you.
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Issued By: Office of Developmental Programs
Issue Date: August 28, 2019
Type: General
Audience: All Interested Parties
Name / Link: Additional Supports Broker Certification Courses
Purpose This is to inform all interested parties that additional Supports Broker Certification Classes have been scheduled through Temple University's Institute on Disabilities.
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Issued By: Office of Developmental Programs
Issue Date: August 28, 2019
Type: General
Audience: All Interested Parties
Name / Link: Community Health Choices
Purpose Community HealthChoices (CHC) is Pennsylvania’s mandatory managed care program for individuals who are dually eligible for Medicare (Part A and/or Part B) and Medicaid. CHC also covers individuals 21 years of age or older with physical disabilities who receive long-term services and supports through Medicaid. For more about who is eligible for CHC, view the attached fact sheet.
Status: current
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Issued By: Office of Developmental Programs
Issue Date: August 27, 2019
Type: General
Audience: Administrative Entities
Adult Community Autism Program (ACAP) Providers
Adult Autism Waiver (AAW) Providers
AAW Supports Coordinators
Intellectual Disability/Autism Providers
Intellectual Disability/Autism Supports Coordinators
Name / Link: ODP 19-112: Residential Individual Support Plan (ISP) Staffing Face-to-Face Training Available
Purpose To announce the upcoming schedule and registration for the Residential ISP Staffing face-to-face training sessions during October and November 2019. This training will provide information 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. These changes are intended to replace the need for residential habilitation service staffing ratios by standardizing how risk factors are discussed using person-centered thinking skills, where they will be documented in the ISP, and ensuring there is a description of what technology, environmental supports, and staff supports will be provided to mitigate those risk(s) during specific activities and situations.
Status: current
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Issued By: Office of Developmental Programs
Issue Date: August 27, 2019
Type: General
Audience: All Interested Parties
Name / Link: Department of Human Services Announces Three-Year Plan to Close Two State Centers, Transition Residents to Community Living
Purpose To announce the closure of Polk State Center in Venango County and White Haven State Center in Luzerne County.
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Issued By: Office of Developmental Programs
Issue Date: August 23, 2019
Type: General
Audience: All Interested Parties
Intellectual Disability Providers
Name / Link: ODP 19-111: ODP Responds to Nationwide Shortage of Tuberculin Skin Test Antigens
Purpose The purpose of this announcement is to notify providers of a tuberculin skin test antigen shortage, offer suggested alternatives to the test, and present ODP’s expectations for regulatory compliance during the shortage. Please review the announcement for additional details.
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Issued By: Office of Developmental Programs
Issue Date: August 22, 2019
Type: General
Audience: All Interested Parties
Name / Link: Listening Tour Announcements 2019
Purpose The Office of Developmental Programs (ODP) requests your assistance sharing the attached schedule of listening sessions for the Developmental Disabilities Listening Tour dates and locations. These Listening Sessions are extremely important as the feedback we receive from stakeholders will guide the development of the 2022-2026 Five-Year State Plan.
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Issued By: Office of Developmental Programs
Issue Date: August 22, 2019
Type: General
Audience: Administrative Entities
All Interested Parties
Name / Link: ODP 19-110: e-CIS Business Partner Access Key Registration Dates 
Purpose To provide key dates in the e-CIS Business Partner Access registration and rollout process. Please review the announcement and guide for instructions on the e-CIS registration and rollout process.
Status: current
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Issued By: Office of Developmental Programs
Issue Date: August 21, 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/Autism Supports Coordinators
Name / Link: ODP 19-109: Office of Developmental Programs' Virtual Training Offerings September 2019
Purpose To announce the upcoming schedule of virtual trainings and virtual office hours for September 2019 Please review the announcement for additional details on these upcoming trainings.
Status: archive
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Issued By: Office of Developmental Programs
Issue Date: August 19, 2019
Type: General
Audience: Individuals and Families
Administrative Entities
Adult Community Autism Program (ACAP) Providers
Adult Autism Waiver (AAW) Providers
AAW Supports Coordinators
Intellectual Disability/Autism Supports Coordinators
All Interested Parties
Intellectual Disability Providers
Intellectual Disability Supports Coordinators
Name / Link: ODP 19-107: Now Available Version 3 of the Community Participation Support Question and Answer Document
Purpose The purpose of this communication is to announce the release of Version 3 of the Community Participation Support Question and Answer Document. Please review the announcement and the question and answer document for additional guidance.
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Issued By: Office of Developmental Programs
Issue Date: August 19, 2019
Type: General
Audience: All Interested Parties
Name / Link: ODP 19-108: Medication Administration Fall 2019 Classes and Outage Ending
Purpose To communicate upcoming dates for face to face classroom sessions for the Medication Administration training. To communicate the completion of the Medication Administration System transition and access to the new system. To remind interested parties that the mandatory date to transition to the sole use of online training only has changed. Please review the announcement for registration information, class locations and additional detail regarding the end of the outage.
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Issued By: Office of Developmental Programs
Issue Date: August 18, 2019
Type: General
Audience: Individuals and Families
Administrative Entities
AAW Supports Coordinators
Intellectual Disability/Autism Supports Coordinators
Intellectual Disability Supports Coordinators
Name / Link: ODP 19-104 REISSUE: Agency with Choice Financial Management Service Organization Listing
Purpose To provide a list of current AWC FMS organizations that are available to support participants and surrogates who have chosen to self- direct some or all their Participant Directed Services (PDS) using the AWC FMS model and are in the Consolidated, Community Living, and Person/Family Directed Support (P/FDS) waiver. In the original release, York/Adams County dropped from the list. Please use this version in place of the original. Please find the aforementioned listing of AWC FMS organizations in the attached announcement.
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Issued By: Office of Developmental Programs
Issue Date: August 18, 2019
Type: General
Audience: Individuals and Families
All Interested Parties
Name / Link: 2019 PATC Full Announcement Updated
Purpose To communicate that registration is ongoing for the 12th Annual Pennsylvania Autism Training Conference: PATC 2019
Status: archive
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Issued By: Office of Developmental Programs
Issue Date: August 16, 2019
Type: General
Audience: All Interested Parties
Name / Link: New Issue! Positive Approaches Journal: Meaningful Community Engagement
Purpose To announce the latest issue of the Positive Approaches Journal After reading this new issue, we encourage you to take the online survey found on the Positive Approaches Journal home page. For additional information, please contact: RA-PWODPTraining@pa.gov.
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Issued By: Office of Developmental Programs
Issue Date: August 14, 2019
Type: General
Audience: Individuals and Families
Administrative Entities
Intellectual Disability/Autism Supports Coordinators
All Interested Parties
Intellectual Disability Supports Coordinators
Name / Link: ODP 19-104: Agency with Choice (AWC) Financial Management Service (FMS) Organization Listing
Purpose To provide a list of current AWC FMS organizations that are available to support participants and surrogates who have chosen to self- direct some or all their Participant Directed Services (PDS) using the AWC FMS model and are in the Consolidated, Community Living, and Person/Family Directed Support (P/FDS) waiver.
Status: current
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Issued By: Office of Developmental Programs
Issue Date: August 14, 2019
Type: General
Audience: Medication Administration Trainers or Applicants
All Interested Parties
Name / Link: Medication Administration Scheduled Outage Update #3: Outage Over
Purpose 2019All sites related to the Medication Administration Training program have transitioned to the new host. As of Thursday, August 15, 2019 at 12:00 pm (noon) access has resumed.
Status: current
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Issued By: Office of Developmental Programs
Issue Date: August 12, 2019
Type: General
Audience: All Interested Parties
Name / Link: ODP Newsletter August
Purpose Please find the August 2019 ODP Newsletter. Have news to share? Send information to: RA-PWODP_OUTREACH@pa.gov
Status: current
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Issued By: Office of Developmental Programs
Issue Date: August 11, 2019
Type: General
Audience: Weekly Digest
Name / Link: Now Available: Amendments to the Consolidated, Community Living, and P/FDS Waivers Sumbitted to CMS 
Community HealthChoices FACT Sheet:  Complaints and Grievances
811 Project Rental Assistance Overview Webinar
Additional Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) State Plan Listening Session
Purpose ODP's weekly digest of announcements sent between August 5th-August 9th, 2019.
Status: current
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Issued By: Office of Developmental Programs
Issue Date: August 11, 2019
Type: General
Audience: Individuals and Families
Administrative Entities
Adult Autism Waiver (AAW) Providers
AAW Supports Coordinators
AAW Employment Providers
AAW SSD/Systematic Skill Building Providers
All Interested Parties
Name / Link: ODP 19-105 Office of Vocation Rehabilitation (OVR) Contact Information for ID/Autism Coordinators - Updated 8-14-19

Bulletin 00-19-01 Attachment Updated 8-14-19

Purpose To announce that an updated version of the Office of Vocational Rehabilitation (OVR) Contact Information for ID/Autism Coordinators is now available. Please review the announcement and attachment for updated information.
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Issued By: Office of Developmental Programs
Issue Date: August 1, 2019
Type: General
Audience: Individuals and Families
Administrative Entities
Adult Community Autism Program (ACAP) Providers
AAW Supports Coordinators
Intellectual Disability/Autism Supports Coordinators
All Interested Parties
Intellectual Disability Supports Coordinators
Name / Link: ODP 19-102: Now Available: Amendments to the Consolidated, Community Living, and P/FDS Waiver Submitted to CMS
Purpose The purpose of this communication is to inform all interested parties of the submission of the proposed amendments to the Consolidated, Community Living and P/FDS Waivers to the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS). The waiver amendments are available on the Department of Human Services website. It is anticipated that the amendments will be effective October 1, 2019.
Status: current
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Issued By: Office of Developmental Programs
Issue Date: July 31, 2019
Type: General
Audience: All Interested Parties
Name / Link: Temple Hiring: Adjunct Instructor: Medication Administration
Purpose We are looking for a part-time adjunct instructorto teach unlicensed staff to administer medication safely. This individual will serve as a back-up to the primary instructor.
Status: current
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Issued By: Office of Developmental Programs
Issue Date: July 29, 2019
Type: General
Audience: All Interested Parties
Name / Link: ODP 19-101 PATC 2019 Registration is Open!
Purpose To communicate that registration is open for the 12th Annual Pennsylvania Autism Training Conference: PATC 2019
Status: archive
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Issued By: Office of Developmental Programs
Issue Date: July 24, 2019
Type: General
Audience: Weekly Digest
Name / Link: ODP 19-092: PRE Survey Reminder
Community Health Choices Fact Sheet: Service Coordination
OVR Upcoming Webinars
ODP 19-100: Department of Human Services (DHS) Adult Protective Services (APS) and Mandatory Reporting Webinar Opportunities
Call for Poster Session Submissions for PATC 2019
Purpose ODP's weekly digest of announcements sent between July 22nd-July 26th, 2019.
Status: current
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Issued By: Office of Developmental Programs
Issue Date: July 23, 2019
Type: General
Audience: Adult Community Autism Program (ACAP) Providers
Adult Autism Waiver (AAW) Providers
Name / Link: Call for Poster Session Submissions for PATC 2019
Purpose To announce a call for Poster Session submissions for PATC 2019
Status: archive
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Issued By: Office of Developmental Programs
Issue Date: July 22, 2019
Type: General
Audience: All Interested Parties
Name / Link: ODP 19-100: Department of Human Services (DHS) Adult Protective Services (APS) and Mandatory Reporting Webinar Opportunities
Purpose To announce the availability of five scheduled webinars on Adult Protective Services and mandatory reporting.
Status: current
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Issued By: Office of Developmental Programs
Issue Date: July 22, 2019
Type: General
Audience: All Interested Parties
Name / Link: Community Health Choices Fact Sheet: Service Coordination
Purpose For more information about service coordination in CHC, please view the attached fact sheet.
Status: current
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Issued By: Office of Developmental Programs
Issue Date: July 20, 2019
Type: General
Audience: All Interested Parties
Name / Link: OVR Upcoming Webinars
Purpose Please help the Office of Developmental Programs (ODP) to widely distribute the attached announcement regarding the Office of Vocational Rehabilitation (OVR) upcoming webinars
Status: archive
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Issued By: Office of Developmental Programs
Issue Date: July 18, 2019
Type: General
Audience: All Interested Parties
Name / Link: Health Alert: Summer Heat Safety 2019
Purpose The Office of Developmental Programs is sending out this alert to provide important information on summer heat safety.
Status: current
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Issued By: Office of Developmental Programs
Issue Date: July 18, 2019
Type: General
Audience: All Interested Parties
Name / Link: SAVE THE DATE: Everyday Lives 2020
Purpose The Office of Developmental Programs distributes this flyer regarding calendar dates reserved for the Everyday Lives Conference in January, 2020.
Status: current
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Issued By: Office of Developmental Programs
Issue Date: July 18, 2019
Type: General
Audience: Adult Community Autism Program (ACAP) Providers
Adult Autism Waiver (AAW) Providers
AAW Supports Coordinators
Intellectual Disability/Autism Supports Coordinators
Intellectual Disability Supports Coordinators
Name / Link: ODP 19-099: Clarification to AAW and ACAP Providers and SCOs about the New SPeCTRUM 2.0 Training
Purpose To provide clarification to Providers and SCOs regarding ODP Announcement 19-072 about the New SPeCTRUM 2.0 Training
Status: current
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Issued By: Office of Developmental Programs
Issue Date: July 16, 2019
Type: General
Audience: All Interested Parties
Name / Link: PA WDB-- WIOA State Plan Listening Sessions
Purpose Soliciting feedback and recommendations on the state’s 2020-2024 workforce development strategies from all local stakeholders.The deadline to RSVP to the listening sessions is Friday, July 19: RA-LI-PAWDB@pa.gov
Status: current
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Issued By: Office of Developmental Programs
Issue Date: July 15, 2019
Type: General
Audience: Individuals and Families
Administrative Entities
Adult Autism Waiver (AAW) Providers
AAW Supports Coordinators
Intellectual Disability/Autism Supports Coordinators
All Interested Parties
Intellectual Disability Supports Coordinators
Name / Link: ODP 19-098: Clarification on Identification of Staffing Ratios for Facility Time in the Community Participation Support Service
Purpose To address identification of staffing ratios for facility time in the provision of the Community Participation Support service.
Status: current
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Issued By: Office of Developmental Programs
Issue Date: July 14, 2019
Type: General
Audience: Administrative Entities
Intellectual Disability/Autism Providers
Intellectual Disability/Autism Supports Coordinators
All Interested Parties
Name / Link: ODP 19-097 : Office of Developmental Programs’ Virtual Training Offerings August 2019
Purpose To announce the upcoming schedule of virtual targeted trainings (VTT) and virtual office hours (VOH) for August 2019
Status: archive
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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
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Issued By: Office of Developmental Programs
Issue Date: July 10, 2019
Type: General
Audience: Administrative Entities
AAW Supports Coordinators
Intellectual Disability/Autism Supports Coordinators
Intellectual Disability Supports Coordinators
Name / Link: 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 7, 2019
Type: General
Audience: Adult Community Autism Program (ACAP) Providers
Adult Autism Waiver (AAW) Providers
AAW Supports Coordinators
AAW Behavioral Specialists
Name / Link: ODP 19-092: Periodic Risk Evaluation (PRE) Survey
Purpose To request completion of a survey about the Periodic Risk Evaluation (PRE)
Status: current
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Issued By: Office of Developmental Programs
Issue Date: July 3, 2019
Type: General
Audience: Administrative Entities
AAW Supports Coordinators
Intellectual Disability/Autism Supports Coordinators
All Interested Parties
Intellectual Disability Supports Coordinators
Name / Link: 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 1, 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
Name / Link: 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.
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Issued By: Office of Developmental Programs
Issue Date: June 30, 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: June 30, 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
Name / Link: 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.
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Issued By: Office of Developmental Programs
Issue Date: June 29, 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
Name / Link: 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.
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Issued By: Office of Developmental Programs
Issue Date: June 29, 2019
Type: General
Audience: All Interested Parties
Name / Link: 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.
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Issued By: Office of Developmental Programs
Issue Date: June 26, 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
Name / Link: 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.
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Issued By: Office of Developmental Programs
Issue Date: June 26, 2019
Type: General
Audience: Individuals and Families
Adult Community Autism Program (ACAP) Providers
Adult Autism Waiver (AAW) Providers
AAW Employment Providers
AAW SSD/Systematic Skill Building Providers
Intellectual Disability/Autism Providers
All Interested Parties
Intellectual Disability Providers
Name / Link: ODP 19-083: New Regulations to be Explored During Human Services Licensing Renewal Inspections
Purpose To inform providers that Chapter 2380, 2390, 6400, and 6500 regulations that will be changed by the Chapter 6100 regulatory package will be explored during renewal inspections beginning July 1, 2019.
Status: current
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Issued By: Office of Developmental Programs
Issue Date: June 23, 2019
Type: General
Audience: Administrative Entities
Adult Community Autism Program (ACAP) Providers
Adult Autism Waiver (AAW) Providers
AAW Supports Coordinators
AAW Behavioral Specialists
AAW Employment Providers
AAW SSD/Systematic Skill Building Providers
Certified Investigators
Intellectual Disability/Autism Providers
Intellectual Disability/Autism Supports Coordinators
Name / Link: ODP 19-080: Quality Assessment & Improvement Process, Cycle 1, Year 3: Changes for Fiscal Year 2019-2020
Purpose This Office of Developmental Programs (ODP) communication announces the summary of changes related to Cycle 1, Year 3 of the Quality Assessment & Improvement (QA&I) Process for the 2019-2020 Fiscal Year and posting of revised QA&I resource materials on the MyODP Training & Resource Center. As a reminder, any information regarding the QA&I Process can be accessed under the following path on MyODP: Resources > ODP Information > QA&I Process. All entities and staff with a role in the QA&I Process should review all resource materials so they are aware of the changes and can properly implement and complete the QA&I Process.
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Issued By: Office of Developmental Programs
Issue Date: June 22, 2019
Type: General
Audience: Individuals and Families
Administrative Entities
Adult Autism Waiver (AAW) Providers
AAW Supports Coordinators
Intellectual Disability/Autism Supports Coordinators
All Interested Parties
Intellectual Disability Providers
Intellectual Disability Supports Coordinators
Name / Link: ODP 19-078: Exceptions to the Annual Fiscal Limit for the Person/Family Directed Support Waiver
Purpose To provide clarification to interested parties regarding the cap exception process for the Person/Family Directed Support (P/FDS) Waiver.
Status: current
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Issued By: Office of Developmental Programs
Issue Date: June 22, 2019
Type: General
Audience: All Interested Parties
Name / Link: ODP 19-084: Delay for Requirements Regarding the Number of Individuals Served in Licensed Facilities that Provide Community Participation Support or Day Habilitation Services
Purpose Contact information for Licensed Adult Training Facilities and Vocational Facilities that relocate an existing service location to a new service location .
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Issued By: Office of Developmental Programs
Issue Date: June 21, 2019
Type: General
Audience: Administrative Entities
AAW Supports Coordinators
Intellectual Disability/Autism Supports Coordinators
Intellectual Disability Supports Coordinators
Name / Link: ODP 19-079: Registration Now Open for Fall 2019 ODP Quality Management (QM) Certification Classes
Purpose To provide information on the application process for ODP’s Fall 2019 QM Certification Classes.
Status: current
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Issued By: Office of Developmental Programs
Issue Date: June 16, 2019
Type: General
Audience: All Interested Parties
Name / Link:

ODP 19-074: New ODP Communication Notification Feature for MyODP Users

Purpose ODP is pleased to announce the implementation of an ODP communication notification feature for all MyODP registered users. Users will begin receiving web and email notifications for all ODP communications that are added to the MyODP Communications page.
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Issued By: Office of Developmental Programs
Issue Date: June 16, 2019
Type: General
Audience: Administrative Entities
Adult Autism Waiver (AAW) Providers
AAW Supports Coordinators
Intellectual Disability/Autism Supports Coordinators
All Interested Parties
Name / Link:

ODP  19-071: Process for Updating Entity Contact Information For Quality Assessment and Improvement (QA&I) Process

Purpose This Office of Developmental Programs (ODP) Announcement is intended to instruct AEs, SCOs and Providers on how to review and submit updates to their entity’s primary and secondary contact information for the QA&I Process.
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Issued By: Office of Developmental Programs
Issue Date: June 16, 2019
Type: General
Audience: Administrative Entities
AAW Supports Coordinators
Intellectual Disability/Autism Supports Coordinators
Supports Brokers
Intellectual Disability Supports Coordinators
Name / Link: ODP 19-075: Agency with Choice (AWC) Wage Ranges and Benefit Allowance for Specific Participant Directed Services Effective July 1, 2019
Purpose This Office of Developmental Programs (ODP) communication is intended to provide the wage range tables for specific participant directed services provided to participants utilizing the AWC FMS model effective July 1, 2019.
Status: current
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Issued By: Office of Developmental Programs
Issue Date: June 16, 2019
Type: General
Audience: Administrative Entities
Intellectual Disability/Autism Supports Coordinators
Supports Brokers
All Interested Parties
Intellectual Disability Supports Coordinators
Name / Link: ODP 19-076: Vendor Fiscal/Employer Agent (VF/EA) Wage Ranges and Benefit Allowance for Specific Participant Directed Services Effective July 1, 2019
Purpose This Office of Developmental Programs (ODP) communication is intended to issue the wage and benefit range tables for specific participant directed services (PDS) provided to participants utilizing the VF/EA FMS model, effective July 1, 2019.
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Issued By: Office of Developmental Programs
Issue Date: June 16, 2019
Type: General
Audience: All Interested Parties
Name / Link: ODP Newsletter JUNE 2019
Purpose We welcome your comments and ideas: RA-PWODP_OUTREACH@pa.gov
Status: current