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LEAD Center Policy Update – Employment, Health Care and Disability: November 2016
December 5, 2016
Source: LEAD Center
The LEAD Centers Employment, Health Care and Disability Policy Update is a quarterly update focusing on the intersection of disability, employment and health care policy. The Employment, Health Care and Disability Policy Update provides policymakers, disability service professionals, individuals with disabilities and their families with information about relevant policy developments regarding Medicaid, the Affordable Care Act and related topics, with a focus on improving employment outcomes for individuals with disabilities.
The November 2016 update features stories on various state Home and Community Based Services (HCBS) transition plan updates, a Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) Request for Information on how to accelerate HCBS services, a recent Justice Department statement on the application of ADA Title II and Olmstead to state employment services, and more.
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