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State Plan Personal Care Services and Aged and Disabled Waiver Providers

Effective training is the foundation of a personal care program. It is imperative that training provides the knowledge and skills that can improve competence and increase the quality of services delivered to participants.

In accordance with Idaho Administrative Procedures Act (IDAPA) 16.03.10.329.03 Provider Qualifications, all providers of homemaker services, respite care, adult day health, transportation, chore services, companion services, attendant care, adult residential care, and home delivered meals must meet, either by formal training or demonstrated competency, the training requirements contained in the Provider Training Matrix and the Standards for Direct Care Staff and allowable tasks or activities in the Department’s Aged and Disabled (A&D) Waiver approved by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS). 

Caregiver Training Modules

The Idaho Division of Medicaid, Bureau of Long Term Care, is pleased to endorse In the Know training modules as fulfilling the requirements of the Idaho Skills Matrix for Aged and Disabled Waiver service providers.

Providers are not required to utilize the training modules, however the modules are approved by IDHW and meet all the requirements of the Skills Matrix for Attendant Care and Homemaker skills training.  The provider and individual caregiver should keep a copy of the certificate of completion for each module taken. Please click on the logo below to see the modules.

Certified Family Home Training

Region 1 & 2
Northern Hub Counties:
Benewah, Bonner, Boundary,
Kootenai, Shoshone, Clearwater,
Idaho, Latah, Lewis & Nez Perce 

Region 3 & 4
West Hub Counties:
Adams, Canyon, Gem, Owyhee,
Payette, Washington, Ada, Boise,
Elmore & Valley

Region 5, 6 & 7
Eastern Hub Counties:
Blaine, Camas, Cassia, Gooding, Jerome,
Lincoln, Minidoka, Twin Falls, Bannock, 
Bear Lake, Bingham, Caribou, Franklin,
Oneida, Power, Bonneville, Butte, Clark,
Custer, Fremont, Jefferson, Lemhi,
Madison & Teton

Coming Soon - 2019 Dates for Provider Training

New Provider Training:

Providers for A&D Waiver/PCS are trained as needed via WebEx. Check with your local regional office for more information.

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Personal Care Agency Training

Region 1 & 2 
Northern Hub Counties:
Benewah, Bonner, Boundary,
Kootenai, Shoshone, Clearwater,
Idaho, Latah, Lewis & Nez Perce

Region 3 & 4
West Hub Counties:
Adams, Canyon, Gem, Owyhee,
Payette, Washington, Ada,
Boise, Elmore & Valley

Region 5, 6 & 7
Eastern Hub Counties:
Blaine, Camas, Cassia, Gooding, Jerome,
Lincoln, Minidoka, Twin Falls, Bannock,
Bear Lake, Bingham, Caribou, Franklin,
Oneida, Power, Bonnevielle, Butte, Clark,
Custer, Fremont, Jefferson, Lemhi,
Madison & Teton

Coming Soon - 2019 Dates for Provider Training

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Residential Assisted Living Facility Training

Region 1 & 2
Northern Hub Counties:
Benewah, Bonner, Boundary,
Kootenai, Shoshone, Clearwater,
Idaho, Latah, Lewis & Nez Perce 

Region 3 & 4
West Hub Counties:
Adams, Canyon, Gem, Owhyee, Payette,
Washington, Ada, Boise, Elmore & Valley

Region 5, 6 & 7
Eastern Hub Counties
Blaine, Camas, Cassia, Gooding, Jerome,
Lincoln, Minidoka, Twin Falls, Bannock,
Bear Lake, Bingham, Caribou, Franklin,
Oneida, Power, Bonneville, Butte, Clark,
Custer, Fremont, Jefferson, Lemhi,
Madison & Teton



Coming Soon - 2019 Dates for Provider Training

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Department of Health and Welfare Training Modules

Caregiver Training Modules The Idaho Division of Medicaid, Bureau of Long Term Care, is pleased to endorse in the Know training modules as fulfilling the requirements of the Idaho Skills Matrix for the aged and Disabled Waiver service providers. 

Providers are not required to utilize the training modules, however the modules are approved by IDHW and meet all the requirements of the Skills Matrix for Attendant Care and Homemaker skills training. The provider and individual caregiver should keep a copy of the certificate of completion for each module taken. 


Provider & Administrator Modules  A&D Waiver and PCS Provider Training


Skills Matrix


Documentation 
Recording of A&D Waiver and PCS Provider Training November 2016 WebEx.

Training Module for Providers to gain a better
understanding of skills matrix requirements.

Training Module that provides an overview of
documentation requirements.
Service Plan Development Service Plan

BLTC Case Study Profile
Training Module that provides an overview of 
service plan requirements.

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Other Training and Educational Resources

Disclaimer:

The information and links presented are to supply providers with resources and relevant information for ensuring quality service delivery and compliance with Medicaid guidelines.  We do not diagnose medical conditions, offer medical advice, give referrals, nor endorse any commercial products or services. We strive to provide information that is accurate, effective, and current. Other web sites and organizations are linked as a professional courtesy and are not controlled nor endorsed by the State of Idaho nor by the Department of Health and Welfare.

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