• Webinar Follow Up: HCBS – Strategies for Success in a New World!

    January 4th, 2017

    by Jeremiah Dameron, David Bucciferro, and Laura Nuss, Foothold Technology December 8, 2016 As part of our ongoing efforts to provide our constituents with a better understanding of the new Home and Community-Based Services (HCBS) settings rules, we had the privilege to sit down with Laura Nuss and David Bucciferro, Foothold Technology’s Senior Advisors and […]

  • THINK TANK | CMS Home and Community Based Services (HCBS) Settings Rule: Part II

    September 20th, 2016

    Requirements for Provider Owned or Controlled Residential Settings by Laura Nuss, Senior Advisor, Foothold Technology September 20, 2016 Recently, (in Part I of this blog series) we discussed the elements of the HCBS Settings Final Rule that defined and described the requirements for all settings providing HCBS services. In this segment, we will discuss the […]

  • THINK TANK | CMS Home and Community Based Services (HCBS) Settings Rule: Part I

    September 14th, 2016

    An Overview by Laura Nuss, Senior Advisor, Foothold Technology September 14, 2016 In March of 2014, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) issued the long-awaited final rules governing home and community based services (HCBS) provided by states under the Medicaid program. The two rules: Home and Community Based Services Waivers (CMS-2296-F ) and […]

  • Reflections from ANCOR

    June 1st, 2016

    by Laura Nuss, Senior Advisor, Foothold Technology June 1, 2016 I recently attended ANCOR’s Annual Conference in Chicago featuring the theme Get Smart! Get Inspired! Get it Done!, and it certainly had content on each of these areas for the I/DD provider community. Starting with getting inspired, I have to give a plug for New […]

  • An I/DD Pioneer Joins Foothold Technology

    May 10th, 2016

    May 10, 2016 We’re excited to announce Laura Nuss has joined the Foothold Technology team. Recognized as a pioneer in the I/DD movement, many know Laura from her years of work making contributions to the services and supports delivery systems for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities across the country and as the former President […]