MediSked Connect with Self-Direction Package​

Understanding Self-Direction Services

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WHO

Who?

People in the Home and Community Based Services (HCBS) population who are enrolled in an eligible 1915 (c) or (j) Medicaid waiver program.
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WHAT

What?

Gives individuals the ability to design their own services and supports.
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FUNDING

Funding

Funded by federal and state Medicaid funds under a federal waiver – either 1915 (c) or (j). States can design their own program.

Puts the individual in charge of their services and supports, creating a truly person-centered model.

  • Enables personal choice – manage staff, services, supports, budget, and schedule.
  • Empowers individuals to choose their own service providers which can create strong relationships with the staff and connections to the community.
  • Decision control for the Individual over key choices, like where they live, work, and volunteer.
  • Results in better quality of services and supports – with many states reporting that individuals who self-direct see improved fiscal and clinical results.
Self Direction

Using MediSked Connect for Self-Direction

Enables the successful management of Self-Direction Services. For example:
  • Easily manage and plan self-direction budgets
  • Individual and designee portal for services approvals
  • HIPAA-compliant electronic billing and remittances with Medicaid
  • Transactions in a single system with reports available at intervals you select

Manage Budgets for Self-Direction in MediSked Connect

The integrated billing capabilities of MediSked Connect offer these critical tools that support Self-Direction:

Create a Budget
Create and Manage Budget Periods
Manage Expense Categories
Add Expenses to Budget Categories
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Monthly & Annual Summaries
Create a Budget
Create and Manage Budget Periods
Manage Expense Categories
Add Expenses to Budget Categories
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Monthly & Annual Summaries
Service Authorization

Plan & Budget Tools

Plan & Budget Tools

Easily manage plan and budget – including development of start-up budget. You can also track approvals and budget allocation changes while managing utilization of services. Organizations get a real-time view of budget status, expense submissions and remaining budget allocations.
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Person-Centered Portal

Person-Centered Portal

Individuals can grant access to family/contacts and other providers. Review & approve documentation and timesheets, view the current budget and all expenses that have been logged to date, as well as review and approve expenses.
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Empowering the Individual

Empowering the Individual

Employee set-up based on the rate set by the individual. Mobile timesheets and note entry to review, as well as online expense tracking. Combined with real-time status and communications to focus on empowerment.
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Reporting Tools

Reporting Tools

On-demand and/or set interval reports are available. Also included is the ability for monthly and annual reporting. All data is exportable to Excel. We've also included the option for regulatory format reports.

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