Agenda for Mandatory Required Orientation of Prospective CILA/DT Providers in October 2016

Helping Families. Supporting Communities. Empowering Individuals.

Tuesday, October 4 and Thursday, October 20, 2016 (date change from October 13 to October 20)

Time Presenter or Designee Subject
8:00-9:00 a.m. Division of Developmental Disabilities Staff Registration Sign-in and Receive Handouts Packet
9:00 - 9:05 a.m. Greg Fenton, Director, or designee
General Welcome and Introductions
9:05 - 9:30 a.m. Greg Fenton, Director Overview of Division of Developmental Disabilities (DDD) including Q & A
9:30 - 10:00 a.m. Greg Fenton, Director What is the Division's Philosophy of Services and Expectations for Providers?
10:00 - 10:30 a.m. Jayma Bernhard Page, Bureau Chief, Bureau of Quality Management and Project Director, Life Choices Initiative What are the Components of the DDD Service System? Person-centered planning, required staff and training, monitoring, etc., including Q & A
10:30 - 10:40 a.m. BREAK
10:40 - 11:00 a.m.

Missy Kichline, parent and Sam Kichline daughter and self-advocate - Carterville

Shirley Perez, parent and Ligas Family Advocate Program - Oak Lawn

What Families and Self-Advocates are Looking for in Providers
11:00 - 11:30 a.m. Question and Answer Session
11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. LUNCH On your own
12:30 - 1:10 p.m. Felicia Gray, Manager, Bureau of Accreditation, Licensure and Certification (BALC) How do I Become a Licensed or Certified Provider?  Application process, interpretative guidelines, survey activities, levels, etc., including Q & A
1:10 - 1:45 p.m. George Bengel, Section Manager
CILA & Purchase of Service Rates Unit, Community Reimbursement
What are the Steps to Becoming a DDD Provider?  Rules & Regs, Medicaid enrollment, funding, rates, etc., including Q & A
1:45 - 2:00 p.m. Jennifer Elders, Project Manager, Capacity Building Initiative Bureau of Community Services Community Infrastructure and Increasing Community Capacity
2:00 - 2:30 p.m. Questions and Answers from Note Cards
2:30 p.m. Greg Fenton, Director, or designee Closing, Registration Sign-out and Adjournment