Transitions to Community Living Biweekly Friday Call between NC DHHS and MCO/LMEs Friday, August 16, 2013
Overview of Our Agenda • Meeting Opening and Updates • Transition Plan • Housing Update • Tenancy Support Services • Thinking It Through • Communications & Trainings
Updates • DOJ/Reviewer Updates • MCO/LME Conference Calls • Transition to Community Living Team • Enhanced Monitoring, Training & Technical Assistance
Transition Plan When an individual is no longer in housing the MCO/LME should immediately send notification within 24 hours to the Community@dhhs.nc.gov (Community Mailbox) DAAS staff will immediately notify Jessica who will notify the Reviewer.
Housing Update • Slots • Approvals • Leased • Tenancy Support Emergencies
Tenancy Support Services • When transitioning an individual that needs Tenancy Support Services please contact Warren Riley with Quadel at (919) 319-1740
Services Update • MCOs must ensure ACT and SE (mh/sa) providers are in full compliance with the new service definitions regardless of fidelity screening. • New Definition Live Dates • ACT-August 1 2013 • SE- May 2 2013 (hold harmless ends September 1)
Thinking It Through The “tone” of In-Reach: To support individuals in understanding their options and to be a non-judgmental resource in thinking it through Thinking It Through Document – a support for Dialogue.
Thinking It Through (cont.) • Developed by Transitions Advisory Group • Voluntary • Introduce the document to resident • Leave it with them • Can follow up with at next visit • Where the tool is located
Communications/Trainings • New website in the works • Webinars now on website • Thinking It Through Worksheet http://www.ncdhhs.gov/mhddsas/providers/dojsettlement/tools/inreachworksheet.pdf
Walking ID’s • Late August meeting with DOT/DMV • Badges for individuals
Wrap Up Next Call: August 30th from 12 pm to 1pm