The NC Council on Developmental Disabilities has funded a new project, From Planning to Action: Supporting Integrated, Collaborative Care for People with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities, that builds on the work of the Medical Health Home initiative.
The new project is a partnership among The Arc of NC, Easter Seals UCP, and the Autism Society of NC, and provides funding for two (2) pilot demonstrations:
IDD Health Care Consultation to improve the capacity of primary and community health care providers to treat individuals with I/DD through consultative access to medical and clinical professionals with I/DD expertise.
Disability-Informed Health Care Navigation to address the challenges encountered when individuals and families move between complex health care and disability service systems.
•RFP bidders teleconference call on February 7th at 3pm, 877-594-8353, code 33687575.
•Proposals due March 10.
•Notification: April 4