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In order to make your search for up-to-date information simpler, we have compiled all official COVID-19 guidance and resources released to date. This page will be updated to include timely information as the crisis evolves.


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Held On: May 29, 2020

COVID-19 Webinar: Self-Direction Services

On Friday, May 29th, OPWDD presented  “COVID-19 Webinar: Self-Direction Services,” which gave an overview of current information on the OPWDD Self-Direction service model during the COVID-19 Emergency. Topics that were covered include:

  • Remote delivery of services

  • Billing and budget modifications

  • Retainer payments for self-hired community habilitation staff

  • Staffing issues

  • Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)

Click Here to View the Recording

Click Here to Download the PowerPoint

Click Here to Download the Transcript

Haga clic aquí para descargar la presentación en español


The Managed Care Community of Practice in I/DD is a project of the New York Alliance for Inclusion & Innovation.


The project is presented in partnership with Manatt, Phelps & Phillips, McSilver Institute for Poverty Policy and Research at New York University, Negri Management Resources, New York Alliance for Inclusion and Innovation, and Vorys Health Care Advisors.




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