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August 27, 2018
he National Core Indicators (NCI) released a data highlight titled “How Can States Learn from State and National NCI Results to Reduce and Manage the Risk of Abuse, Neglect and Exploitation of Adults with I/DD?” The highlight speaks to the 2016-2017 Adult Consumer Survey Data, which indicates that 20% of respondents felt afraid in at least one setting such as in their home, day program, at work, walking in their neighborhood, and/or in transport. State results ranged from a low of 5% of people reporting the felt afraid in at least one setting, to a high of 36% of people reporting the same.
July 2, 2018
On June 25, the House passed a bill by voice vote that calls for a one-year delay in implementation of electronic visit verification (EVV) systems for Medicaid-funded personal care services.
January 3, 2017
Medicare and Medicaid payments remain high on the list of the US Department of Health and Human Services Office of Inspector General (HHS/OIG) priorities in its 2017 Work Plan.
November 16, 2016
CMS has issued a RFI with a broad request for additional reforms and policy options to accelerate the provision of HCBS to Medicaid beneficiaries.