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A universally endorsed ethical precept is that it is permissible to collect and use personally identifiable data, if the data-subject agrees to the conditions of data protection and use. The ideal is prior, informed, freely granted, specific consent . Researchers strive for this to varying degrees, and achieve it to varying degrees. 68,
HHS Strategic Goals and Objectives - FY 2001 . Objective 4.4 - Develop Knowledge That Improves the Quality and Effectiveness of Human Services Practice
How We Will Accomplish Our Objective We will support research and evaluation activities to develop knowledge about effective human services, and we will promote the exchange of information and experiences among service providers by: making investments in our research infrastructure to improve our statistical modeling capacity, databases
Improving the Coordination of Services for Adults with Mental Health and Substance Use Disorders: Profiles of Four State Medicaid Initiatives. Appendix B. Louisiana State Profile
This state profile also available at: http://aspe.hhs.gov/pdf-report/improving-coordination-services-adults-mental-health-and-substance-use-disorders-louisiana-state-profile A. Program Description Overview
Joshua M. Wiener, PhD, Sarita L. Karon, PhD, Mary McGinn-Shapiro, MPP, Brieanne Lyda-McDonald, MS, and Trini Thach, BS RTI International Diane Justice, MA, Scott Holladay, MPA, and Kimm Mooney, BA National Academy for State Health Policy Mary Sowers, BA National Association of State Directors of Developmental Disability Services August 2015
Public Health Laboratories and Health System Change . Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and PHLs
Because of the close tie between the PHL core laboratory functions and the disease surveillance and epidemiology functions of the CDC, the greatest potential for collaboration between PHLs and the federal government lies within the CDC. The PHL relationship with the CDC is robust, and one that is important for national disease surveillance.
Overview Utah regulates adult day care throughout the state through the Office of Licensing in the Utah Department of Human Services under state Administrative Rule R501-13, Adult Day Care. Utah offers adult day care as a Medicaid Waiver service through licensed providers. Licensure and Certification Requirements
Overview The Tennessee Department of Human Services licenses adult day care centers and promulgates rules that set the standards for adult day care services. The state does not cover adult day care services under Medicaid HCBS waivers or under its state plan but has an 1115 Demonstration Medicaid Waiver for a PACE program, which covers adult d
Overview Adult day health care (ADHC) providers in New Jersey (NJ) are licensed by the state Department of Health and Senior Services Division of Long Term Care Systems under NJ Administrative Code (NJAC) , Chapter 8:43F, whose provisions are summarized in this profile.
Overview Minnesota Rules, Rule 223 and Minnesota Statutes, Chapter 245A establish procedures and standards for the licensure of adult day care centers or adult day services centers and family adult day services providers that regularly provide care for functionally impaired adults. Licensure and Certification Requirements
Overview Adult day health care (ADHC) in Louisiana is regulated by the Department of Health and Hospitals (DHH), Bureau of Community Supports and Services (BCSS) under Title 50 of the Louisiana Administrative Code . Providers are licensed to provide service to Medicaid adult day health care waiver clients, to private pay clients, and under p
Overview Iowa certifies adult day services programs, which may include dementia-specific adult day services, under Section 321 Chapter 24 of the Iowa Administrative Code , adopted by the Department of Elder Affairs and implemented by the Department of Inspections and Appeals.
Overview Adult day care (ADC) in Idaho is regulated for persons served by the Commission on Aging Senior Services Program under the Rules Governing Senior Services Programs. The Commission on Aging rules state that adult day care programs shall operate under guidelines established by the Idaho Commission on Aging that are in accordance with th
Overview The Hawaii Department of Health licenses adult day health centers (ADHC) under the state administrative rules for freestanding adult day health centers, and also under the state administrative rules for skilled nursing/intermediate care facilities (for nursing facility-based adult day health centers).
Overview There are no licensure requirements in the State of Alaska for adult day services. There is no oversight for adult day service programs that serve only private pay clients.
Regulatory Review of Adult Day Services: Final Report SECTION 2. STATE REGULATORY PROFILES
Regulatory Review of Adult Day Services: Final Report - Section 1. Relevant Medicaid Contracting Requirements
Relevant Medicaid Contracting Requirements All states fund ADS for elderly persons through either their Medicaid State Plan or waiver program. State primarily use 1915(c) waivers; Tennessee is an exception using an 1115 waiver. Providers of Medicaid-funded ADS must meet all applicable regulatory requirements whether they include licensure, certifi
Regulatory Review of Adult Day Services: Final Report SECTION 1. OVERVIEW OF ADULT DAY SERVICES REGULATIONS This section provides a brief overview of states' approaches to regulating ADS providers in key areas and highlights similarities and differences among them.