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PRE-ADMISSION SCREENING 
                          (PAS) 

SICCS screens and assesses individuals’ eligibility for State and Federally funded services.  The PAS determines eligibility by:  determining if the individual has a developmental disability, and what services the individual is eligible to receive.  Once eligibility has been determined, SICCS offers choices of service options available.

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      INDEPENDENT  SERVICE                 COORDINATION  
                        (ISC)

Independent Service Coordination (ISC) allows SICCS QMRPs to serveas independent advocates for individuals who have a developmental disability.  ISC may include:   Individual Service and Support Advocacy (ISSA):  All adults with developmental disabilities, enrolled in the Medicaid Home and Community-Based Services Waiver, receive ISSA services.  The ISSA advocates on behalf of the individual to ensure satisfaction regarding current services; to ensure that individual needs are met and to ensure individual rights are respected; state mandated follow-up services for individuals who move from a state-operated facility to a community residence to ensure successful transition into the community; linkage to and participation in state offered technical assistance programs for individuals who may be at risk of losing their current services; and education, linkage and referral to other community services. 

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