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Training Behavior Support Strategies Training – Online The first module in a series of online trainings that focus on Behavior Support Strategies that Include Restrictive Measures now is available. The first module reviews the new rule (5123:2-2-06), the principles of person-centered planning, restricted and prohibited measures, and the roles and responsibilities of QIDPs, Human Rights […]

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Training Customer Relationship Management/Individual Data System Training – Online Many of DODD’s online applications are being updated so they are easier to use, and are better integrated with other statewide systems such as Ohio Benefits, the Ohio Department of Medicaid’s new eligibility system. This includes the Individual Data System (IDS) application. As applications are updated, […]

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Training ICF-IID Direct Billing Training – July 15 and 23 ICF-IID Direct Billing Training is July 15 and July 23. Both classes will take place 9:00 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. in Columbus, Ohio. To register, email your provider name, provider number, and each attendee’s name to Ombudsmen_training@medicaid.ohio.gov. Seating is limited, so register soon to guarantee […]

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Level of Care (LOC) – Online Training Available This training is required for LOC Evaluators before July 1, 2015!  Two online courses for Level of Care evaluators now are available on the DODD website. The courses are free, and should take between two and three hours to complete. Successful completion of both courses provides access […]

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Two County Board of DD Levies on May 5 Ballot Two Ohio County Boards of Developmental Disabilities have levies on the May 5 ballot: Hancock County, 1.9 mills, renewal Scioto, 1.95 mills, additional Information about the ballot issues and general voting information is on the Secretary of State’s website. Employer Authority – How it Works: […]

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Save the Date!  Second Annual Trauma-Informed Care Summit, June 17 DODD and the Ohio Department of Mental Health and Addiction Services (OhioMHAS) will host the Second Annual Trauma-Informed Care (TIC) Summit on June 17, at the Crowne Plaza North Hotel in Columbus. The Summit, “Creating Environments of Resiliency and Hope in Ohio,” is designed to promote […]

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Video Project Highlights Strong Families, Safe Communities Program Efforts In 2013, DODD and Ohio Mental Health and Addiction Services (OhioMHAS) sought collaborative community proposals to establish treatment models that focus on crisis stabilization for youth with intensive needs. Many youth at-risk are not engaged in treatment programs, and may not be known to the com­munity […]