The PASRR Technical Assistance Center helps states fulfill the goals of Preadmission Screening and Resident Review

Resources

FAQ
Level I, Personnel
Jul 7, 2018
There are no federal requirements regarding who must request Level I screens, but CFR 42-§483.102 is clear that all individuals who apply to reside in a Medicaid-cer
Tool
Personnel
May 21, 2018
State leads include employees in the state Medicaid office, the state intellectual disability authority, and the state mental health authority that are involved with the state's PASRR program. The contact information for the PASRR state leads (below) was last updated on May 23, 2019.
FAQ
Level II, Personnel
Jan 26, 2018
Level II evaluations for individuals with intellectual disabilities and/or related conditions:
FAQ
Level I, Personnel
Jan 26, 2018
Federal regulations governing PASRR do not specify restrictions on who can conduct Level I screens. 
Tool
Personnel
Oct 14, 2016
The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) has ten Regional Offices (ROs) that provide a local presence necessary to achieve the Center's objectives. Each Regional Office works closely with CMS Central Office as well a number of states (between two and eight) that fall within their...
FAQ
Level II, Personnel
Jun 11, 2014
Yes, hospitals can perform Level II evaluations -- provided they have the qualified staff. In order to complete these evaluations, hospitals would first have to negotiate payment rates with the relevant state agency.
Web Resource
Mental Illness, Personnel
Jan 2, 2014
The National Association of State Mental Health Program Directors (NASMHPD) is the only national, not-for-profit 501(c)(3) membership organization to represent state mental health commissioners/directors and their agencies.
Web Resource
Intellectual Disability, Related Conditions, Disability, Personnel
Jan 2, 2014
The National Association of State Directors of Developmental Disabilities Services (NASDDDS) is a nonprofit organization dedicated to assisting state agencies in developing effective, efficient service delivery systems that furnish high-quality supports to people with developmental disabilities.
Web Resource
Medicad Law, Personnel
Jan 2, 2014
The National Association of Medicaid Directors (NAMD) is a 501(c)(3) entity that was created to help Medicaid Directors develop consensus on critical issues and leverage their influence with respect to national policy debates.
Report
Personnel, Community Options
Sep 24, 2012
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.
Webinar
Other Topics, Personnel
Aug 28, 2012
August 2012 PASRR Webinar You can download a PDF version of the presentation slides at the bottom of this webpage. 
Web Resource
Personnel
Feb 9, 2012
On September 14, 2011, APA and the U.S. Administration on Aging co-produced a webinar titled "Mental Health Needs of Family Caregivers: Identifying, Engaging and Assisting." Follow the link below to listen to the webinar and download the accompanying slides.
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