Before June 30, the State of Ohio will decide whether to continue permitting Independent Providers to offer waiver services under Ohio's three, non-self-directed developmental disabilities Medicaid waivers. Waivers affected by the plan would include the Individual Options (IO) Waiver, Level One Waiver, and Transitions DD (TDD) Waiver.
See Proposed Changes of DODD Changes Here (PDF):
Independent Providers: It is imperative we work on one accord. Fortunately, there are other concerned parties, of whom started a Petition to the Governor to retract the plan to eliminate Independent Providers. I encourage all of you to click below, sign this Petition, tell your story and support the cause with a financial contribution. We can't expect to get results without spending money. We need to spread the word to the 13,000 Independent Providers in Ohio to also tell their story here:
Provider (Survey) Feedback: http://www.oacbdd.org/index.php?src=forms&ref=2015%20Independent%20Provider%20Feedback%20FormThe Ohio Association of County Boards (OACB) is asking people to complete a survey about the 2015 Independent Provider Phase-Out provision that is included in the Ohio Budget proposal. By submitting your feedback to OACB, you are not submitting any formal comment or opposition to the state's plan. This information will only be used by the OACB Board of Trustees and Joint Leadership Team to help form the Association's position on this topic, and will not be shared with the state as official feedback in any way. The State of Ohio is not involved in any aspect of this information collection effort. This is an online survey with the option to download and share. Be sure to scroll to the bottom of the page to complete this quick survey online, and have your opinion known to the people helping us. Let your voice be heard, but be professional.
DD Parent Feedback Form:
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OBN E*News 1/16/2014 - NOTICE: ONLINE RENEWAL REQUIRED FOR 2014
Starting with the 2014 LPN renewal, all nurses will be required to renew their licenses
online. In the Spring of 2014 the Board will alert LPNs, through both email and mail, to
renew their licenses. At that time, nurses will be able to access their User ID and
Password for online renewal through the Board web site at www.nursing.ohio.gov.