We are pleased to bring to you Provider Connection. Our monthly newsletter will feature upcoming trainings, events and information you need to know to stay connected and up-to-date. Enjoy!
Cheryl Copley-Cimino
Provider Coordinator

Program CLOSED
9/3/18 - closed all day
9/20/18 - closing at 12 p.m.
Provider Coordinator Drop-In Hours
Wednesdays 9 a.m. - 1 p.m.

BCI Background Check
Mondays 9 a.m. - 1 p.m.

Provider Network Meeting
9/25/18 - 2 p.m.

DCBDD Monthly Board Meeting
9/19/18 - 6:30 p.m.
NOTE:This is a Wednesday, not the usual Thursday
OADSP - Ohio Alliance of Direct Support Professionals
  • Advocacy, Promoting Self-Advocacy and Self-Determination/Promoting Community Service and Networking - 9/5
  • 2018 DSP Recognition Event - 9/11

Happening in September
Columbus, OH

OPRA - Ohio Provider Resource Association
  • HIPAA Risk Assessment Program - 9/10
  • Surviving the NEW ADA and FMLA... Both at the same time! - 9/12
  • OPRA & DODD: Back to Basics - 9/24
  • ADVANCE: Provider Leadership Training - 9/27

All Happening in September
Columbus, OH
OPTA - Ohio Physical Therapy Association
  • OPTimize - OPTA's Lecture Series and Research Showcase - 9/28

All Happening in September
Columbus, OH
DODD - Ohio Department of Developmental Disabilities
  • Get to Know Your SELF - learn about the Self-Empowered Life Funding (SELF) Waiver and how people with disabilities can be in control of their services with the Support Broker and SELF Waiver.

Online training
dodd.ohio.gov - in the MyLearning section!
Good info for how to deal with and discuss relationships, romance, sexuality and sexual health.

FROM DCBDD Public Relations:
Close My Eyes
One of Australia's most celebrated bands, Rudely Interrupted is an independent rock group with five of the six members living with disabilities. Rudely Interrupted teamed up with innovative director Tov Belling to create a sweeping video that so slowly and cleverly reveals the characters behind this slice of pitch perfect indie pop. Making huge waves at home and overseas, Rudely Interrupted continue to wow audiences, and go from musical strength to strength.

OTPTAT Proposed Rule Changes
4755-23-02 - Educational Requirements
4755-3-05 - Escrow of license; display; copies
4755-5-03 - Fee of escrow of license
4755-5-09 - Fee for restoration of an escrowed license
4755-5-02 - Certificate of license; display; copies
4755-5-06 - Fee for mailing lists
4755-5-08 - Fee for reinstatement
4755-23-01 - Minimum age requirement for a PT or PTA
4755-23-05 - Display of licensure
4755-23-08 - Continuing education
4755-29-01 - Referrals

DODD Data Warehouse Training Survey
from DODD: DODD's Data, Analytics and Research team is interested in know how comfortable you are with using the Daa Warehouse and what additional resources would be helpful to best utilize the Date Ware house. Please click below for a short survey. Surveys are due by September 7th.

Regional Tech:Festival
August 9, 2018
10:00 a.m.
Supper with the Superintendent
September 6, 2018
6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
J Gumbos - Delaware
8th Annual Suicide Prevention Walk
September 8, 2018
9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Downtown Delaware