Description

Assists the  Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) in accelerating its understanding of the challenges that states face related to the HCBS direct service workforce and with potential strategies and solutions to address those challenges, including for individuals/family members hiring and managing their own direct service workers.  It is also intended to assist CMS with accelerating its understanding and advancing the delivery of HCBS for specific Medicaid-eligible populations, including youth with disabilities who are transitioning out of the foster care system; and adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities living with and cared for by aging parents and guardians.

Contact
Barbara A Kleist
Director
Barbara A Kleist
Subcontract from
Lewin Group [Falls Church, VA]
Funder
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

Staff

Barbara A Kleist :: Program Manager


Amy S Hewitt :: Director, Institute on Community Integration


Staff

Danielle C Mahoehney :: Education Program Spec 2


Staff

Lynda L Lahti Anderson :: Researcher VI


Kristin Dean :: Information Technology Director


Shawn C Lawler :: Web UI Developer


Staff

Amanda Ryan :: Academic Technologist 2