OPTIONS  Flow Chart

Department of Behavioral Healthcare, Developmental Disabilities and Hospitals (BHDDH)

Division of Developmental Disabilities (DDD)

  • Meet with BHDDH eligibility unit to determine waiver eligibility
  • Once eligibility is determined, establish funding level
    • Complete Support Intensity Scale (SIS)
  • Meet with DDD caseworker to review service delivery system
  • Meet with OPTIONS to review program requirements of Fiscal Intermediary
  •  Develop and submit an Individual Self-Directed Plan and Budget
    • Must be submitted a minimum of 45 days prior to anticipated start date
  • Meet with OPTIONS Administrator
    • Complete Employer Packet
    • Review and submit Employee(s) Packet for screening
  • DDD approval
  • Begin