Tag: Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities (IDD)

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DD Awareness Month: Jake’s Story

Jake Plue, a proud self-advocate who is deeply embedded in his community in North Carolina, shares his story and provides tips for others on expanding life and activities in the community.

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Celebrating the ANCOR Foundation’s Included. Supported. Empowered. Campaign

MediSked was proud to be a benefactor sponsor of this groundbreaking initiative to amplify the voices and stories of individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities, as well as the dedicated professionals who work tirelessly to ensure all individuals can live their best lives in the community.

COVID-19: Perspectives from State Government - CMS Guidance & State Responses

COVID-19: Perspectives from State Government – CMS Guidance & State Responses

MediSked Solutions Owner Stephanie Crouch applies her experience working in state government to summarize the actions CMS has taken to address COVID-19 in support of Home and Community Based Services (HCBS), as well as review the examples of Nebraska and North Carolina and their responses within their state plan and waiver programs.

COVID-19: Perspectives from State Government Experts

COVID-19: Perspectives from State Government Experts

MediSked Advisor Council members Diane McComb, former Deputy Secretary for the Maryland Department of Disabilities, and Jean Tuller, nationally recognized consultant in the area of systems transformation, provided their thoughts on the current and future situation in the environment of COVID-19.

March 2019: So Much to Celebrate in Human Services

March 2019: So Much to Celebrate in Human Services

March celebrates a number of important populations and advocacy on critical issues. MediSked joins with people across the US and the world to acknowledge these messages and raise awareness during this important month.