PAR Mail 2018-102 | June 8, 2018
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PAR
1. PAR Member Penn-Mar Human Services Awarded NADSP Moving Mountains Award
2. PAR Mail 2018-098 : Register for PAR 2380/2390 Workgroup Meeting
3. PAR Mail 2018-099 : Hundreds of Advocates Rally at 2018 Disability Funding Rally
4. PAR Mail 2018-100 : Now Accepting Speaker Proposals for the 2018 PAR Solutions Conference
5. PAR Mail 2018-101 : Ask Congress to Delay EVV One Year

Office of Developmental Programs
6. ODP Communication 053-18 : Certified Investigator Report Administrative Review Manual and Supporting Items Now Available
7. Deadline Extended : Lifesharing Conference 2018 Call for Sponsorship

Office of Child Development and Early Learning
8. Learning is Everywhere : June 2018
9. PA Early Ed News : June 2018 Edition

Department of Human Services
12. June 11: Health Care in Your Community Event - Lehigh Carbon Community College

ANCOR
15. LINKS : A Bimonthly Newsletter from ANCOR

Other
PAR

1. PAR Member Penn-Mar Human Services Awarded NADSP Moving Mountains Award
Congratulations to PAR Member Penn-Mar Human Services for being awarded the National Alliance for Direct Support Professionals (NADSP) Moving Mountains Award ! Penn-Mar was recognized for its Career Ladder Program that improves individual outcomes and staff retention by developing a credentialed workforce with professional standards.

2. PAR Mail 2018-098 : Register for PAR 2380/2390 Workgroup Meeting
Join us on June 26 from 10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. at the Harrisburg Hilton.

3. PAR Mail 2018-099 : Hundreds of Advocates Rally at 2018 Disability Funding Rally
Advocates urged the General Assembly to Fix the DSP Crisis, fund the Waiting List and increase Early Intervention support.

4. PAR Mail 2018-100 : Now Accepting Speaker Proposals for the 2018 PAR Solutions Conference
PAR is looking for solutions-focused sessions for its 2018 Solutions Conference. The deadline to submit speaker proposals is Friday, July 13.

5. PAR Mail 2018-101 : Ask Congress to Delay EVV One Year
Please take 2 minutes today to email your members of Congress and ask them to support the EVV delay bill, which aims to push back EVV implementation for one year.
Office of Developmental Programs

6. ODP Communication 053-18 : Certified Investigator Report Administrative Review Manual and Supporting Items Now Available
The Office of Developmental Programs (ODP) announced the creation and posting of the Administrative Review Process Manual as a tool for Administrative Review Committees, to announce Q&A sessions, to provide registration details and inform the audience that a revised version of the Certified Investigation Report (CIR) is now available.

7. Deadline Extended : Lifesharing Conference 2018 Call for Sponsorship
The Office of Developmental Programs (ODP) announced the extension of the deadline for sponsorship of the Lifesharing Conference 2018 to July 20, 2018.
Office of Child Development and Early Learning

8. Learning is Everywhere : June 2018
View the June Learning is Everywhere newsletter that contains fun activities, aligned with the Pennsylvania Early Learning Standards, to help prepare children for school success.

9. PA Early Ed News : June 2018 Edition
The June Pennsylvania Early Education Newsletter provides an inside look at PA's early education system. This edition contains information on the increased cost of child abuse clearances, PA's Professional Development Registry, current research and other articles of interest.
Department of Human Services

The Impact is a newsletter from the Department of Human Services (DHS) that addresses key issues and topics in PA's human services industry.

Department of Human Services (DHS) Secretary Teresa Miller announced that DHS, in conjunction with the Pennsylvania eHealth Partnership Program, has awarded nearly $8 million in onboarding grant funds to increase efficiency in delivery of health care services to Medicaid patients. 

12. June 11: Health Care in Your Community Event - Lehigh Carbon Community College
You are cordially invited to join Governor Tom Wolf’s cabinet for a “Health Care in Your Community Event,” Monday, June 11 at 1 p.m. at Lehigh Carbon Community College. Please RSVP no later than noon, Friday, June 8, to 717-787-6152 or by email to: IntergovernmentalAffairs@pa.gov . Please include your name and correct email address in the response. If you have a disability and may require accommodation in order to participate fully in this event, please indicate so by contacting Gabrielle Alberigi at ra-dhpressoffice@pa.gov by June 8.

DHS Secretary Teresa Miller announced that Governor Tom Wolf has proclaimed this week to be Child Welfare Professionals Appreciation Week and next week to be Child Welfare Service Providers Appreciation Week.
ANCOR

ANCOR's Capitol Correspondence is a weekly publication containing congressional news, administration and judicial news, state news and more!

15. LINKS : A Bimonthly Newsletter from ANCOR
This edition of LINKS is all about innovation. The newsletter highlights ANCOR's Included. Supported. Empowered. campaign and contains updates from ANCOR staff.
Other

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) released the first Medicaid and Children's Health Insurance Program (CHIP) Scorecard.