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Issued By: Office of Developmental Programs
Issue Date: July 5, 2022
Type: General
Audience: Individuals and Families
All Interested Parties
Name / Link: SAU United As 1 July Event Flyer
Purpose Please assist the Office of Developmental Programs in sharing the attached July Events Flyer from Self Advocates United as 1 (SAU1).
Status: current
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Issued By: Office of Developmental Programs
Issue Date: July 5, 2022
Type: General
Audience: All Interested Parties
Name / Link: PA OSHA Consultation Program - Free Webinar 
Purpose Bryan Brougher, CSP, from the PA OSHA Consultation Program, will host the webinar. This webinar was developed to help employers comply with the respiratory protection standard.
Status: current
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Issued By: Office of Developmental Programs
Issue Date: July 4, 2022
Type: General
Audience: Adult Autism Waiver (AAW) Providers
All Interested Parties
Intellectual Disability Providers
Name / Link: ODPANN 22-078  Additional Opportunity for Certification Program for Cornell University's Work Incentive Practitioner Credential
Purpose The purpose of this communication is to announce a second opportunity for providers to have staff person(s) participate in a virtual certification program with the goal of receiving a Work Incentives Practitioner credential.
Status: current
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Issued By: Office of Developmental Programs
Issue Date: July 2, 2022
Type: General
Audience: All Interested Parties
Name / Link: ODPANN 22-077 Notice of Change to Federal Reimbursement of Transportation Costs
Purpose The purpose of this communication is to provide information regarding the United States General Services Administration announcement of a change for the rate of Transportation Mile reimbursement rate, procedure code W7271, beginning July 1, 2022 and is effective for the remaining months in 2022. The new rate is $0.625 per mile. The mileage rate is being adjusted to better reflect the recent increase in fuel prices. This communication provides notice of the rate change, as well as provides instruction for Supports Coordination Organizations (SCOs) on how to add transportation mileage to the vendor screen. It also instructs direct service providers on how to submit claim adjustments, if applicable.
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Issued By: Office of Developmental Programs
Issue Date: July 1, 2022
Type: General
Audience: All Interested Parties
Name / Link: ODP Announcement 076-18 Re-Issue:  Required Dual Diagnosis Training for Provides Newly Enrolling to Provide Residential Habilitation Services
Purpose The purpose of this announcement is to inform providers that ODP is requiring newly enrolling providers of Residential Habilitation services to complete the ODP-approved Dual Diagnosis Training curriculum. This applies to new Residential Habilitation providers who will be enrolled and qualified to provide these services effective September 1, 2018 and thereafter. This re-issue announces that the 2022 Dual Diagnosis Curriculum is now available on MyODP and a new link has been linked in the Discussion section of this announcement.
Status: current
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Issued By: Office of Developmental Programs
Issue Date: June 30, 2022
Type: General
Audience: All Interested Parties
Name / Link: ODP Announcement 22-076: Delay in the Effective Date of Renewals for the Consolidated, Community Living and Person/Family Directed Support Waivers
Purpose The purpose of this communication is to announce that the Consolidated, Community Living and Person/Family Directed Support (P/FDS) Waiver renewals, collectively known as the Intellectual Disability/Autism (ID/A) waivers, will not be effective on July 1, 2022, as requested.
Status: current
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Issued By: Office of Developmental Programs
Issue Date: June 30, 2022
Type: General
Audience: Individuals and Families
All Interested Parties
Name / Link: Office of Developmental Programs (ODP) July External Training and Events Calendar
Purpose The Office of Developmental Programs (ODP) requests your assistance distributing the ODP External Training Calendar for July, 2022.
Status: current
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Issued By: Office of Developmental Programs
Issue Date: June 28, 2022
Type: General
Audience: Administrative Entities
Intellectual Disability Supports Coordinators
Name / Link: ODP Announcement 22-036: UPDATE: Announcing an online Tool for Reporting Residential Vacancies
Purpose The purpose of this communication is to announce an update to the original Residential Vacancies announcement, 22-036. This communication has been updated for June 2022 vacancies.
Status: current
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Issued By: Office of Developmental Programs
Issue Date: June 27, 2022
Type: General
Audience: Intellectual Disability Providers
Name / Link: ODP Announcement 22-072: HSRI Announces Staff Stability Survey Extension
Purpose The purpose of this communication is to announce that the Human Services Research Institute (HSRI) has extended the deadline to participate in the 2021 NCI® Staff Stability Survey to July 31, 2022.
Status: current
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Issued By: Office of Developmental Programs
Issue Date: June 27, 2022
Type: General
Audience: Administrative Entities
Adult Community Autism Program (ACAP) Providers
Intellectual Disability/Autism Providers
Intellectual Disability/Autism Supports Coordinators
Name / Link: ODP Announcement 22-073: Human Rights Webinars: Making A Determination Webinars Available NOW on MyODP 

Purpose Announcing online access via MyODP to recorded Human Rights Making a Determination Webinars
Status: current