Required Technology Discussions

New legislation requires technology supports be discussed at all 45-day planning meetings. New legislation goes into effect on August 1, 2017, requiring technology supports be discussed as part of all 45-day planning meetings for people with disabilities. These meetings establish the needs of the individual receiving services, their personal goals, and the supportive services necessary … Continue reading Required Technology Discussions

Monitoring Technology: Informed Consent and Individual Privacy

Monitoring Technology: Informed Consent and Individual Privacy When utilizing monitoring technology, the issues surrounding informed consent and individual privacy must be accounted for. Informed consent must be obtained for all individuals affected by the proposed monitoring technology as people have a right to know what is being used in their environment and what information may … Continue reading Monitoring Technology: Informed Consent and Individual Privacy

ARRM Workforce Solutions Technology Committee Resolution

Approved by ARRM Board of Directors on March 22, 2016 WHEREAS, the Olmstead Decision and the CMS Final Rule clearly require full community integration and employment first opportunities as top priorities for people with disabilities served through the HCBS Waivers; and WHEREAS, to achieve Olmstead and CMS expectations with today's limited workforce and financial resources, … Continue reading ARRM Workforce Solutions Technology Committee Resolution