RD410 - Annual: The Impact of Implementing the Supports Intensity Scale® to Determine Individuals’ Supports Levels and Reimbursement Tiers in the DD Waivers – FY 2021 – October 1, 2021

Executive Summary:

Annual report on the results and recommendations of the Work Group convened to: (i) review data from the previous year on the distribution of the Support Intensity Scale® (SIS) levels and tiers by region and by waiver; (ii) review the process, information considered, scoring, and calculations used to assign individuals to their levels and reimbursement tiers; (iii) review the communication which informs individuals, families, providers, case managers and other appropriate parties about the SIS tool, the administration, and the opportunities for review to ensure transparency; and (iv) review other information as deemed necessary by the Work Group.