As we all know, PASRR can help to support state Olmstead efforts by ensuring that individuals with serious mental illness, intellectual disabilities, or related conditions are evaluated for the specific services they need.
The September 2014 PASRR webinar "An Overview of Olmstead Planning: Addressing Nursing Facility Placement Issues in the Process" occurred on Tuesday, September 9th, at 1 PM EST (10 AM PST). The webinar was presented by Kevin Martone of PTAC and the Technical Assistance Collaborative.
The August 2014 PASRR webinar "Supported Housing for People Living with Mental Illness" will occur on Tuesday, August 12th, at 1 PM EST (10 AM PST). The webinar was led by Bob Currie of Tennessee. You can download a PDF copy of the PowerPoint slides at the bottom of the page.
The June 2014 PASRR webinar "Innovations from Ohio: Recovery Requires a Community" occurred on Tuesday, June 10th, at 2 PM EST (11 AM PST). The webinar was led by Adam Anderson of the Recovery Requires a Community Program in Ohio.
The final Home and Community-Based Services regulations set forth new requirements for several Medicaid authorities under which states may provide home and community-based long-term services and supports.
This brief was originally prepared by Ernest McKenney and Bob Mollica in 2010 and was updated in 2013 by Ellen Spockman-Randall and Stephanie Mensh as part of the Housing Capacity Building Initiative for Community Living Project, a collaboration of the Departments of Housing and Urban Development (...
The Technical Assistance Collaborative, Inc.
In spring 2012, the US Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) created the Administration for Community Living (ACL) to bring together the efforts and achievements of the Administration on Aging (AoA), the Adminis
In the December webinar, Lori Smetanka, Director of the Ombudsman Resource Center provided an overview of the Long-Term Care Ombudsman Program and its work advocating for long-term care residents.
The November PASRR webinar was held on Tuesday, November 13 at 1:00pm - 2:30PM Eastern (10AM Pacific) and featured Dr.
In 2008, the Institute of Medicine (IOM) issued Retooling for an Aging America: Building the Health Care Workforce, which highlighted the urgency of expanding and strengthening the geriatric health care workforce.
The October PASRR webinar was held on Tuesday, October 9 at 1-2:30PM Eastern (10AM Pacific) and featured Mich Magness from the Oklahoma Department of Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services. You can download a PDF version of the presentation slides at the bottom of this webpage.
The September PASRR webinar was held on Tuesday, September 18 at 1-2:30PM Eastern (10AM Pacific) and featured Bob Currie. You can download a PDF version of the presentation slides here at the bottom of this webpage.
Full text of the Americans with Disabilities Act (originally enacted in 1990), which laid the groundwork for the Supreme Court decision Olmstead v. L.C.
November 2010 PASRR Webinar