You are invited to participate in a Health Care Coordinator training on Wednesday, December 2, 2015 from 11:30 a.m. to 12:15 p.m. Dr. Charles Morgan, NYS OASAS Medical Director, will provide information about synthetics and how this substance may impact your program and community.
OASAS has revised the LOCADTR Manual to include references and to support ongoing and step-down conditions.
The Home and Community Based Services (HCBS) Application deadline for “rest of state” (Non-NYC) agencies will be extended to September 14th, 2015 due to technical issues related to establishing an OMH User ID. If your agency currently has a User ID, please submit your completed application by August 10th, 2015. Questions about obtaining a User ID can be directed to Martin Rose at 518-402-4327.
The list of NYC providers designated to provide Home & Community Based Services (HCBS) is now available. The linked spreadsheet contains the names of NYC providers designated to provide HCBS, along with which services they have been designated to provide. Each provider listed has been approved through the process established by New York State.
New Resources for Preventing Abuse and Neglect are now Available on the Justice Center Website. The New York State Justice Center for the Protection of People with Special Needs now has new tools available online for provider agencies to utilize and share with their communities. Updated information regarding preventing abuse and reporting abuse is available. The site also has useful links to resources, state agencies, laws, regulations, and changes to the Vulnerable Persons Central Registry (VPCR). Information about training opportunities and archived mandatory training information for new employees is also accessible via this site.
View information about The Justice Center for the Protection of People with Special Needs at this link: