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HS_Building_Blocks_FHH_oneoff.pdf PDF

Peruse almost any newspaper or article about child welfare and you ll find that across the nation there s a shortage of family foster homes for children in foster care While we know family settings are better for youth in care we also know that there are significant challenges to recruiting and reta...

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HS_Reforming Congregate Care-Thought_Piece.pdf PDF

In child welfare there is growing emphasis on keeping children at home and when that isn t possible placing them with relatives or in other family like settings Secure attachments to consistent caregivers are critical for the healthy development of children and youth especially for very young childr...

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Family First Act 2018 Summary.pdf PDF

Citations are by page number and then line number of the legislation Page 1 Line 1 would be written as 1 1 Changes from the June 10 2016 version of the Act are noted in dark blue Page 1 Summary of Family First Prevention Services Act 2018 TABLE OF CONTENTS Part I Prevention Activities Under Title IV...

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Foster Home Recruitment_Brief.pdf PDF

Solutions that Matter 1 0 0 3 1 0 0 1 2 0 0 7 Introduction Nationally the number of children entering foster care increased every year from 2013 to 2017 1 Meanwhile at least half the states in the United States saw a decrease in the number of available foster homes 2 Traditional means for recruitmen...

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HS_Consortium_Information-Thought_Piece_oneoff_final.pdf PDF

The human services market is evolving in two distinct but connected ways the movement of human service delivery through managed health care organizations and an increased emphasis on evidence based models and participant outcomes The Development of a Consortium Management Model Information and Consi...

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P&P_08_2017_Incident Management_Salisbury_Fawcett.pdf PDF

By Sarah Salisbury and Ashley Fawcett August 2017 Policy Practice 9 rotecting those who are most vulnerable particularly our elders and people with intellectual or physical disabilities is an essential function of state governments As the backbone of systems of care that provide the programmatic and...

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Professional_Learning_Platform_PLP_Brochure.pdf PDF

Knowledge Management Synchronous and Asynchronous Collaboration Virtual Learning Communities Coaching Tools Professional Learning Platform PLP A comprehensive approach to providing personalized professional learning to all educators publicconsultinggroup com Improve coaching effectiveness and track ...

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Provider Management and Program Integrity

Each year, hundreds of millions of Medicaid dollars go to personal care services, home health, community behavioral health, hospice, non-emergency transportation, and other in-home care services. Managing these services – and their providers – requires a unique and innovative approach that is not tr...

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Electronic Visit Verification (EVV)

Keeping a Pulse on Providers While the medical well-being and cost benefits of home and community-based services (HCBS) are undeniable, the success of these programs is furthered when states implement technology-driven provider oversight approaches, like Electronic Visit Verification (EVV) systems, ...

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Provider Screening and Onsite Visits

Did You Know? Did you know your site visit program could be managed externally and fully funded at no cost to the state? Keeping a pulse on providers is vital, yet challenging for many states . A lack of time, personnel, and adequate resources are common barriers in the development of a comprehensiv...

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