Are you interested in becoming a DHHS-approved services provider? It is a helpful public service you could do for Nebraskans.
Nebraskans who are aged or face disabilities need assistance from DHHS-approved service providers. You could help people live in their homes or a community setting, or help spouses care for their loved ones. You could also help families keep their kids with disabilities at home instead of in an institution. DHHS-approved service providers give Nebraskans with disabilities choices on how and where to live. DHHS-approved service providers are paid for their work.
To be approved, individual providers must meet standards and pass background checks, including:
Provider handbooks are available on the forms website: http://public-dhhs.ne.gov/Forms/Default.aspx.
DHHS is creating policies and procedures in regards to the United States Department of Labor's Fair Labor Standards Act. The Labor Standards Acts relates to rules about overtime pay and travel time. Check back often for more information and instructions.