Recent TA Updates (NEW)

The TA materials below are the most recent updates that were distributed within the past week.


ACH Assessment Tools of Provider Capabilities

This tool, provided by Better Health Together that offers a template on the sample provider capability survey. (September 21, 2017).

Implementation Approach and Timing -- Example Narrative

This document provides an example narrative for the Implementation Approach and Timing section of the Project Plan Template. This example does not represent an “ideal” response, rather it should be considered a framework that highlights the level of detail and tactical steps needed in a successful response.  This example references a fictional ACH called “TPA”, and any counties, organizations and partners referred to in this are fictional and included solely to support the narrative. (Updated September 21, 2017)

Division of Behavioral Health & Recovery - Fair Housing Commission Webinar

This webinar will held on September 28, 2017 and will provide an introduction to fair housing law in the state of Washington and an in-depth look at protections for persons with disabilities. Fair housing law often differs from the more commonly understood American with Disabilities Act (ADA) regulations. It will review the differences in regulations and highlight the types of protections in public spaces versus housing. It will also review the steps and procedures of successfully addressing reasonable accommodation and modification requests.

Healthier Washington Symposium 

The second annual Healthier Washington Symposium will occur on October 18 and 19 in SeaTac. The symposium is part of a two-day event, A Commitment to Value, which will focus on ways we can collectively commit to value-based purchasing, payment, and care delivery, and better understand our respective roles in moving value-based strategies from concept to practice.

Pay-for-Performance Timing 

This resource illustrates a timeline for Pay For Performance payments, reporting periods and measurement years in New York and Washington state DSRIP Programs.  (September 12, 2017)

TA Resource Index

This index outlines technical assistance resources ACHs can leverage when completing the Project Plan Template.  It is organized according to the subsections of the Template, highlighting specific resources that may be useful to ACHs as they complete that section.  (Updated as of September 12, 2017)

VBP Capabilities for Providers 

This presentation provides information including level-setting, overview of capabilities providers need to be successful in VBP, and deep dive into capabilities and more. (September 12, 2017)

Chronic Disease Self-Management Education Program & Contact Information  (DSHS)