Over Due Attestations

Thank you to all those providers who completed the attestation regarding residency agreements, lockable doors and modifications.  Unfortunately, there are some providers who have not yet completed the attestation.  If you are one of those providers, please fill it out immediately or let us know if you have questions or issues by emailing DHS.HCBS@illinois.gov. Here is the attestation: IDHS: HCBS Settings Rule: Confirmation of Provider Compliance with Residency Agreement Policy, Lockable Door Policy and Modification Process (illinois.gov)

Weekly Provider Office Hour Start Tomorrow

We are holding weekly office hours again starting tomorrow, October 25, 10-11 am.  Please bring your questions or concerns. Join here: https://illinois.webex.com/illinois/j.php?MTID=m4e82ab77729a58176e74c1e5a994a31e

Recordings from Office Hours

( ) – Indicates the specific HCBS Settings compliance area as reflected in the tool and the CAPs.  Apologies that recordings do not always start at the beginning of the office hours!

Speak Up at Feedback Sessions on Draft Final Statewide Transition Plan – October 11 and 12

You still have time to comment on the Statewide Transition Plan.  The link to the Public Notice is here: https://www2.illinois.gov/hfs/SiteCollectionDocuments/09292022PublicNoticeFinalSTPDraft.pdf.  Comments may be submitted at the three web-based Public Feedback sessions, by e-mail to HFS.SWTransitionPlan@illinois.gov or via written comments which can be mailed to:

The Illinois Department of Healthcare and Family Services
Attn: Waiver Management
201 South Grand Ave East, Fl 2
Springfield, IL 62763