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DHS Statewide Transition Plan

The Pennsylvania Department of Human Services (DHS) is accepting comments on Pennsylvania’s Final Statewide Transition Plan for Home and Community-Based Services.  The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) published the Home and Community-Based Services (HCBS) Rule to ensure all individuals receiving services and supports through Medicaid waivers have full access to the benefits

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Would Technology Make Your Job Easier? Submit an ARPA Application Now!

Is your organization interested in going more digital, such as using software for electronic health records and skill and behavioral data collection? Or maybe purchasing equipment to use that software on?   There is still time to submit an application for the one-time supplemental payment through the American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA.) Both

Wolf Administration Announces New Support for Long-Term Care Facilities

The Wolf Administration today announced a new initiative to help long-term care facilities respond to COVID-19 and improve resiliency. The Long-Term Care Resiliency, Infrastructure Supports, and Empowerment program (LTC RISE) gives long-term care facilities the support they need to battle COVID-19, recover, and rebuild. “The challenges of caring for our most vulnerable

2022 Waiver Amendment Overviews Available

Resources reviewing the proposed 2022 ID/A and AAW waiver amendments are now available on MyODP. Webinars recorded November 3rd and 4th with accompanying PowerPoint documents are publically available under the ODP Information section of the Resources tab. View the materials here.