Jennifer Glick from Connecticut, Robert Snarr from Utah, and Dave Caloiaro from Nevada discuss innovative aspects of their state PASRR programs. You can download a PDF version of the presentation slides at the bottom of this webpage.
September 2011 PASRR Webinar Dr. Rick Cheetham reviews our current understanding of intellectual disabilities and how that understanding should inform our approach to PASRR for individuals with ID.
August 2011 PASRR Webinar Note: Due to technical difficulties, Dr. Snowden doesn't start talking until about the 3:30 mark. However, nothing was cut off; you can hear his full presentation.
July 2011 PASRR Webinar In July, the “Power and Possibility of PASRR” webinar series invited Dr. Joseph Parks for a presentation on persons with serious mental illness (SMI).
June 2011 PASRR Webinar In this webinar, participants asked questions of the PTAC team and CMS staff on a variety of PASRR topics. The discussion was lively and informative. *Note that there was no presentation. The only file is a recording of the conversation.
Synopsis of the Topic Nancy Shanley, of Ascend Management AMI, and President and Education Director of the National Association of PASRR Professionals, explains the complex and often confusing topic of categorical determinations in easy-to-understand language.
PTAC is proud to release a revised and more user-friendly PASRR self-assessment tool! Completing the PASRR self-assessment tool, originally drafted by Dan Timmel at CMS, is a great way to evaluate the status of your PASRR program.
March 2011 PASRR Webinar
April 2011 PASRR Webinar
February 2011 PASRR Webinar
November 2010 PASRR Webinar
December 2010 PASRR Webinar
October 2010 PASRR Webinar Synopsis of the Topic Dan Timmel of CMS talks about the links between PASRR and version 3.0 of MDS.
Over the last several decades, the Social Security Act (SSA) has been amended several times to help reduce the institutional bias in Medicaid long-term care.
CMS developed this document in the wake of Hurricane Katrina and has updated it after Hurricane Sandy in fall 2012.