IRIS Advisory Committee Tuesday, July 23, 2019 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM Warner Park Community Center 1625 Northport Drive, Community Room 1 Madison, WI 53704 Join by Skype: https://meet.dhs.wisconsin.gov/suzanne.ziehr/HTRND8T7 Join by phone: 608-316-9000 Conference ID: 5145699 AGENDA 9:00 am Meeting Call to Order Betsy Genz, Director, Bureau of Adult Programs and Policy • Introductions • Approval of minutes 9:05 am Department Updates Betsy Genz, Director, Bureau of Adult Programs and Policy Dana Raue, Deputy Director, Bureau of Adult Programs and Policy Amy Chartier, IRIS Section Chief, Bureau of Adult Programs and Policy 9:15 am Workgroup Updates Maureen Ryan, Wisconsin Coalition of Independent Living Centers, Inc. Kevin Fech, Connections Danielle Smith, Outreach Health • Accessibility Assessments • Participant-Hired Worker Paperwork Streamlining • IRIS Service Authorizations 9:30 am 372 Report Data Sheldon Kroning, Program Oversight Unit Supervisor, Bureau of Adult Programs and Policy 10:30 am Break 10:45 am Multiples on Authorizations Jordan Humpal, IS Business Automation Specialist, Bureau of Adult Programs and Policy 11:15 am Participant Budget Statement Danny Fossati, WISITS System Analyst, Bureau of Adult Programs and Policy 11:45 am Public Comment Indicate on the sign-in sheet if you plan to provide public comment in person or written at the meeting, if on the phone or unable to attend, please email your public comment to DHSIRIS@dhs.wisconsin.gov 12:15 pm Working Lunch Lunch provided for committee members and presenters 12:45 pm ScoreCard Update Jasmine Bowen, Quality Assurance Program Specialist, Bureau of Adult Programs and Policy 1:45 pm Break 2:00 pm Waiver Renewal Process Betsy Genz, Director, Bureau of Adult Programs and Policy Amy Chartier, IRIS Section Chief, Bureau of Adult Programs and Policy Leon Creary, Program and Policy Analyst, Bureau of Adult Programs and Policy • Self-Direction in Waiver • Updates 3:00 pm Adjourn The purpose of this meeting is to conduct the governmental business outlined in the above agenda. The IRIS Advisory Committee is created by DHS to advise on matters that directly concern the IRIS Program. The Committee is expected to provide input, guidance, and community feedback to DHS to enable them to administer the IRIS Program within the allowances of the waiver and to ensure that it is a cost-effective and sustainable Long Term Care program. The establishment of the committee is referenced in the Wisconsin 1915 (c) Home and Community-Based Services Waiver WI.0484.R02 as authorized by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services. More information about the Committee is available at https://www.dhs.wisconsin.gov/iris/iris-advisory-committee-charter.pdf. DHS is an equal opportunity employer and service provider. If you need accommodations because of a disability, if you need an interpreter or translator, or if you need this material in another language or in alternate format, you may request assistance to participate by contacting Suzanne Ziehr at 608-264-6726 or Suzanne.Ziehr@dhs.wisconsin.gov.
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