Developmental Disabilities Program
Incident Management Workgroup
COMMITTEE CHAIR: Connie Wethern, DDP Regional Manager
OUTCOME: Develop recommendations to DDP on modifications to the incident management policy and rule.
Discontinuation of Services Rule Workgroup
COMMITTEE CHAIR: Shannon Merchen, DDP Regional Manager
OUTCOME: Develop recommendations to DDP on the Discontinuation of Services Rule and draft proposal of a handbook/guidelines to accompany the rule.
Special Services Population/Gerry Blasingame Workgroup
COMMITTEE CHAIR: Paula Tripp, DDP Regional Manager
OUTCOME: Develop recommendations to DDP on potential services/service definitions, assessments, etc. that can be added to the 0208 waiver during an amendment.
Individuals with High-Needs/Behaviors that pose a significant risk Workgroup - (not including those with sex-offender risks)
COMMITTEE CHAIR: Connie Orr, DDP Crisis Team Supervisor
OUTCOME: Develop recommendation to DDP on the crisis team role.Recommendations to DDP on potential crisis services to build into the waiver including out-of-home crisis supports.
COMMITTEE CHAIR: Loretta Lowe, DDP Case Manager
OUTCOME: Develop recommendations to DDP on current process, including assessments, data base, rule and policy/procedure manual.