Monthly Archives: August 2016

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Long-Term Services & Supports: A Gathering of Tribal Leaders


The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) work collaboratively with American Indian and Alaska Native leaders to provide long-term services and supports (LTSS) for elders and people with disabilities. With feedback from tribal leaders, programs and services are better designed to meet the needs of local populations, while...

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CDASS Attendant Rate Setting Tool


The Attendant Rate Setting tool provides guidance to CDASS clients on how to set pay rates for their attendants. It also shows an example step by step process on how to figure out the best rate for their attendants in order to remain under budget. To access the tool, click...

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PDPPC Monthly Meetings


Hello CDASS and IHSS Stakeholders:  *Friendly Reminder*  You are invited to participate in the Participant-Directed Programs Policy Collaborative (PDPPC) . Dates of Meetings:  The PDPPC meets during 2016 on the 4th Wednesday of the month, except for those months when the group changes the date, usually due to holidays. ...

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Meet Donnie Martin


Donnie Martin is a Training Coordinator for Consumer Direct of Colorado. He oversees and facilitates trainings, budgeting and consumer support for the southern half of Colorado. Donnie has a passion for helping individuals with disabilities and the elderly. He has been with the Consumer Direct Colorado since its inception...