Provider Main Page
Welcome to the provider section for the Division of Developmental Disabilities (DHHS-DD). Please check out the page links on the left to meet your specific needs.
Information & Guidance for all Developmental Disabilities Providers
DD Provider Handbook
- An overview for DD providers, including serving participants, what is expected, and how to bill for services. En Español aquí.
DD Provider Resources - Brochure outlining resources. Resources include this website, organizations that compile provider lists, and training opportunities.
DD Service Directory - Full service descriptions including definitions, limits, frequency, duration, provider types, and provider qualifications for developmental disabilities services under the submitted HCBS Waivers. En Español aquí.
Electronic Visit Verification - The Federal
21st Century Cures Act contains a Medicaid
requirement for mandatory use of Electronic Visit Verification (EEV). EVV allows in-home care providers to check-in
and check-out electronically. DHHS
welcomes comments from providers to make sure the EVV solution is successful. For more information: http://dhhs.ne.gov/medicaid/Pages/FA-EVV.aspx. You can subscribe to the
page for updates.
Employment Plan For the provider to fill out when a participant is on the wait list for Nebraska VR services.
FAQs: Medicaid HCBS Waiver for DD Transition - Answers questions about transportation, leave days, exception funding, billing/rates, residential habilitation, transition priorities, in-home residential, companion home service, FBAs, ICAPs, and waivers. - UPDATED 4/9/18
Functional Behavioral Assessment Template
- Expectations that may be shared with a clinician completing a FBA for a participant. This meets the requirements as listed on the Behavioral Health Service Definitions for Heritage Health.
Rate Reform - DHHS-DD is working to assess and improve Nebraska's current Medicaid Waiver rate structure to ensure appropriate reimbursement for developmental disabilities services. Information can be found on our rate reform page. This page will continue to be updated as the process continues and we want to ensure that you, our stakeholders, have the most recent information.
Request for Fair Hearing - You may file an appeal if you do not agree with a determination made by DHHS-DD regarding provider enrollment or payment.
Therap - The state of Nebraska uses Therap for many
things, including incident reporting, billing, referrals, and secure communication.
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