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IRIS Advisory Committee

03/26/2019 09:00 AM - 03 /26/2019 03:00 PM

Warner Park Community Center, 1625 Northport Drive, Community Room 1, Madison, WI- 53704

Agency: Department of Health Services
Contact: Suzanne Ziehr 608-264-6726

IRIS Advisory Committee
Tuesday, March 26, 2019
9:00 AM to 3:00 PM

 Warner Park Community Center 
1625 Northport Drive, Community Room 1
Madison, WI 53704

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Conference ID: 5145699

9:00 am
	Meeting Call to Order
Amy Chartier, IRIS Section Chief, Bureau of Adult Programs and Policy
	•	Introductions
•	Approval of minutes
9:05 am
	MyAccess Mobile 
Rebecca McAtee, Director, Bureau of Enrollment Policy and Systems
9:50 am	Department Updates 
Dana Raue, Deputy Director, Bureau of Adult Programs and Policy
Amy Chartier, IRIS Section Chief, Bureau of Adult Programs and Policy
10:00 am	Break
10:10 am	Introduction and 2019-21 Budget Overview 
Jim Jones, Medicaid Director, Division of Medicaid Services 
10:55 am 
	Workgroup Updates
Sheldon Kroning, Quality Assurance Program Specialist, Bureau of Adult Programs and Policy
Molly Bandt, TMG
Katherine Kasbuske, iLIFE
11:25 am	IRIS Waiver Timeline
Amy Chartier, IRIS Section Chief, Bureau of Adult Programs and Policy
Leon Creary, Program and Policy Analyst, Bureau of Adult Programs and Policy
11:40 am
	Public Comment
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12:05 pm
	Working Lunch
Lunch provided for committee members and presenters
12:30 pm
	Consumer ScoreCard
Gail Propsom, Section Chief, Quality Management & Initiatives Section
Jasmine Bowen, Quality Assurance Program Specialist, Quality Management & Initiatives Section
1:45 pm	Break
2:00 pm	Self-Direction Data from NCI 
Angela Witt, Section Chief, Bureau of Fiscal Accountability and Management
Amy Chartier, IRIS Section Chief, Bureau of Adult Programs and Policy
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 be a 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

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Americans with Disabilities Act Statement

Reasonable accommodations, including the provision of informational material in an alternative format, will be provided for qualified individuals with disabilities upon request. This agency, to the maximum extent possible, holds all meetings in facilities that are physically accessible to persons with disabilities.  For questions about accessibility, contact the meeting's sponsoring division.