Announcements

This is a forum for the Division of Mental Health and Addiction (DMHA) Youth Services to deliver providers and agencies announcements regarding upcoming events, new policies, service programs and other information that may impact the state's intensive alternative community-based service programs, providers or service delivery.

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Current Announcements

CMHW Rate Review, Updated Survey and Webinar Training Reminder:

Reminder!  Webinar Training Monday, June 26, 2017, Cost Survey Completion for CMHW Rate Review

The Division of Mental Health and Addiction (DMHA) and the Office of Medicaid Policy and Planning (OMPP) is evaluating Medicaid reimbursement rates for all services under the 1915(i) Child Mental Health Wraparound (CMHW) Services program.  DMHA and OMPP are requesting your participation in this very important data collection process.

The firm of Myers and Stauffer LC has been engaged to assist in the collection of cost data through a cost survey.  In response to questions asked at the initial training held June 5, 2017, the cost survey has been updated.

Please plan to attend this webinar for guidance and the opportunity to ask questions.  A copy of the updated survey, instructional PowerPoint, and FAQ can be found on the Indiana System of Care Announcements page.

Session II Date: Monday, June 26, 2017
Training 10 a.m. - Noon
Location: Live webcast only

  • URL: https://Indiana.AdobeConnect.com/dmha
    • Participants will sign in as a guest using their name.
  • Audio will be voice over internet, so participants will need to use speakers or headphones to hear the presentation.
  • Prior to the webinar, participants can go to http://webinar.isl.in.gov/common/help/en/support/meeting_test.htm to test their connection. This will prompt the user with any needed updates or add-ins.
  • Do not log into the webinar using Citrix or Virtual Private Network (VPN). These services will not be able to playback audio.

The survey must be completed electronically. The due date for completion of the survey is August 18, 2017.

Please submit questions to Julie.Bandy@fssa.in.gov

CMHW Rate Review: The Division of Mental Health and Addiction (DMHA) and the Office of Medicaid Policy and Planning (OMPP) is evaluating Medicaid reimbursement rates for all services under the 1915(i) Child Mental Health Wraparound (CMHW) Services program. The firm of Myers and Stauffer LC has been engaged to assist in the collection of cost data through a cost survey. The survey must be completed electronically. The due date for completion of the survey is August 18, 2017.

The cost survey and required submission components may be submitted electronically by email, or by regular mail on CD-ROM.  If submitting by email, the email address is sbeck@mslc.com. If submitting by mail, send to:

Myers and Stauffer LC
Attn: CMHW Cost Survey
9265 Counselors Row, Suite 100
Indianapolis, IN 46240
 

DMHA announces 2017 Training Dates for New Providers of Child Mental Health Wraparound Services, including Habilitation, Respite, and Training and Support for the Unpaid Caregiver. The Division of Mental Health and Addiction (DMHA) has scheduled 2017 training dates for new providers of 1915(i) Child Mental Health Wraparound (CMHW) Services of Habilitation, Respite, and Training and Support for the Unpaid Caregiver. These trainings are to be held at the Indiana Government Center South Building, and is by invitation only. Interested parties must submit their résumé. Instructions can be viewed by clicking here. If approved, the interested party will receive an invitation with dates, times, locations, and training materials attached. Training is a two-day event. Please plan to attend both days.

Training Announcements

Indiana System of Care Conference

The Indiana System of Care Conference committee is seeking proposals from those that are interested in presenting a breakout session/workshop at the conference. The main conference is scheduled for June 20, 2017 at the Indianapolis Marriot East.

We know that there are many individuals and agencies who have great things to share and we welcome a variety of workshop proposal ideas. If you are interested in presenting, please click here for more details and the required information. You can also find the details and forms online at https://tinyurl.com/ChoicesCCS or follow this link INSOCC RFP”.