DD Independent Providers

Medicaid Related Assistance
Developmental Disabilities

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What you need to know

​​​​​​​​​​This page helps you provide important services to Medicaid HCBS DD Waiver participants. Resources can be used at any time as long as you are providing services. Be sure​ to also use the main Provider page, the Training page and the Resources page.

2021 Waiver Amendment Presentation

On September 30, DDD presented to DD independent providers on the approved DD waiver amendments, which took effect October 1, 2021. 

Information for DD Independent Providers

Billing - Billing is done on Therap. Therap ensures accurate and prompt billing and payments. Information about Therap is on the main Provider page.

DHHS Secure Mail User Guide - How to send secure emails. Any emails with confidential information must be sent securely.

Habilitation Program Writing - Live online training for independent providers on how to write Habilitation Programs. 

How to Become an Independent Provider for DD Services - Explains developmental disability services, provider qualifications and how to become an independent provider.

Independent Provider Adding Services - Process for current DD providers - How an independent provider adds a new service through Maximus.

Therap FAQs for Independent Providers - Therap answers your questions about service authorizations, billing, attendance and programs.

Therap's Nebraska Independent Provider page - This page includes much information, including training events organized by DDD Provider Relations.