The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) has released a final validated set of competencies for direct service workers. Known as the Roadmap of Core Competencies for the Direct Services Workforce, this cross-sector competency set is the product of a four-year process of development funded by CMS and conducted under the auspices of theContinue Reading.
An article describing The Annapolis Coalition Pacesetter Award project has been published online by the Community Mental Health Journal and will appear in print shortly. It is titled Workforce Development Innovations with Direct Care Workers: Better Jobs, Better Services, Better Business. It describes findings from a national search for innovative workforce practices that simultaneously improveContinue Reading.