Medicaid services (residential)
Medicaid residential services include community residential, Intermediate Care Facilities, State Plan Services as well as services and supports funded by one or more of the Medicaid Home and Community Based Waivers.
The following Institute products, projects, and/or staff address this topic.
Active Support Interventions and Their Effect on Increased Participation of Persons With Disabilities
Conducts a longitudinal, randomized control study to examine the impact of Active Support (AS) interventions in 20 group homes in Minnesota. AS is an organizational intervention that enables Direct...
Developmental Disabilities Rotation for Pediatricians
Coordinates several components of the Developmental Disabilities Rotation required of all pediatric residents in the University of Minnesota Medical School, acquainting them with the design and...
DSP Workforce Development Program [Archived]
Provided state-of-the-art resources to help people with disabilities and their families find and retain quality Direct Support Professionals (DSPs). Specifically, the program updated and marketed...
FISP: Supporting Individuals and Families Information Systems Project (FISP) [Archived]
Establishes and refines a comprehensive program of annual data collection from states on family support, and conducts longitudinal data analysis, policy studies, and dissemination activities to...
History of Leadership in Developmental Disabilities: A Wiki Project
Uses Web and Wiki technology to collect, preserve, and share the history of leadership in the developmental disabilities field over the past 150 years, and pass on to future leaders the stories of...
Lewin Personal Care Attendant Project [Archived]
Conducted evaluative research on Minnesota's personal care attendant (PCA) program by: (1) analyzing legislation, rules, regulations, and policy documents to identify program changes and their...
Minnesota Leadership Education in Neurodevelopmental and Related Disabilities Program (MNLEND) [ICI center]
Prepares future leaders who will serve children with Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASDs), other neurodevelopmental and related disabilities (NDDs), and their families in healthcare, education, human...
National Core Indicators Multi-State Study of Service Outcomes and Their Predictors [Archived]
Analyzes data from 25 states and 4 sub-state regions on more than 12,000 randomly sampled individuals with developmental disabilities to examine lifestyles and service outcomes, and individual...
New York Direct Support Professional (DSP) Credentialing Program Implementation Study
Aims to gauge the workforce development issues for Direct Support Professionals (DSPs) in the state of New York through multi-method analysis. The 2014 New York legislative assembly requested that...
Profiles of Transformation Case Studies
Conducts six annual case studies of exemplary initiatives in transformation of community living or employment supports, and two annual case studies of exemplary Direct Support Professional...
QualityMall.org Web Site on Person-Centered Services for Persons with Developmental Disabilities
Provides resources and information on leading-edge, person-centered supports for use by individuals with disabilities, families, advocates, government officials, and service providers, in a wide...
Rehabilitation and Research Training Center on Outcome Measurement (RTC-OM) [ICI center]
Evaluates measures of the quality of life experienced by people with disabilities as a result of receiving services and supports. Past measures tended to focus on money spent on services for...
Reinventing Quality: A Biennial Conference on Person-Centered Supports
Showcases best practices in person-centered supports from across the nation. This conference is held every two years. The next event will be in 2018.
RISP: Study of Medicaid Funded In-home and Residential Long-term Supports and Services for Persons with Intellectual or Developmental Disabilities (RISP)
Gathers, maintains, and analyzes longitudinal data on Medicaid funded residential and in-home supports for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities. More specifically, the...