This guide from the New York Self-Determination Coalition is for families who are interested in using Self-Directed Services for their child with developmental disabilities. Specific sections offer opinions about the implications of current policies and practices.
This manual functions as a primary reference document for licensed providers delivering I/DD services covered by North Dakota’s Department of Human Services’ Developmental Disabilities Division (DD Division). The DD Division provides support and training to clients and families in order […]
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) conducted a focused review of the Mississippi Medicaid personal care services (PCS). The objective of the review was to assess the level of program integrity oversight of Medicaid PCS at the state […]
The Independent Living Waiver is a statewide program, administered by the Division of Medicaid and operated by the Mississippi Department of Rehabilitation Services (MDRS). It is designed to offer assistance and services in a home or community-based setting if you […]
Introduction You have the right to make health care decisions, including decisions about nursing home care, for yourself. Under the law, a patient must consent to any treatment or care received. Generally, if you are a competent adult, you can […]