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Issue Date: 09/02/2020 Contract Number: TBD

Letter of Interest (LOI) # 1042 Voluntary Foster Care Agency Medicaid Training


Description:

The New York State Office of Children & Family Services (OCFS) announces an opportunity for qualified entities that provide a comprehensive training program for OCFS-licensed, Article 29-I Voluntary Foster Care Agency Health Facilities (Click here for Article 29-I guidance)  Medicaid Managed Care transition activities, Children and Family Treatment Support Services and Home and Community Based Waiver Services.  Under the anticipated contract, the organization will provide training opportunities to Voluntary Foster Care Agency staff, Children and Family Treatment Support Services providers, Home and Community Based Service Providers, Health Home Staff, and Local Departments of Social Services staff; at times, dates and locations specified and/or approved by OCFS.  

Responsive organizations must:

  • have extensive knowledge of Voluntary Foster Care agencies, the Children’s Medicaid Managed Care transition, Child and Family Treatment and Support Services, and Home and Community Based Services;
  • be an organization affiliated with an agency that provides Voluntary Foster Care services;
  • agree to extensively review laws, regulations and guidelines produced by OCFS and the Department of Health (DOH) in order to achieve knowledge and expertise in the Children’s Medicaid Managed Care Transition, Child and Family Treatment Support Services and Home and Community Based Services;
  • maintain staff that have extensive knowledge of the above topic areas to conduct the trainings must; and
  • be sufficiently staffed to provide up to 178 training days (including combinations of half day sessions, full day sessions, and evening sessions as needed) throughout the state at various sites.

This advertisement is public notice that OCFS is seeking to contract with one (1) organization to provide a comprehensive training program for Voluntary Foster Care Agency (VFCA) staff, Children and Family Treatment Support Service (CFTSS) providers, Home and Community Based Service (HCBS) providers, Health Home staff, and Local Department of Social Services (LDSS/ACS) staff. 

Please see the Letter of Interest (LOI) Announcement Document located on the "documents" tab for additional information and submission requirements.

Due Date: 09/25/2020 4:00 PM

Contract Term: 1/1/2022-12/31/2026

Location: All NYS Counties

Ad Type: General


Primary Contact:     Children & Family Services, NYS Office of
Bureau of Contract Management

Procurement Unit
Procurement Contact
52 Washington Street
South Bldg., Rm. 202
Rensselaer, NY 12144
United States
Ph: 518-486-7224
Fax:
rfp@ocfs.ny.gov

Secondary contact:     Children & Family Services, NYS Office of
Bureau of Contract Management

Procurement Unit
Procurement Contact
52 Washington Street
South Bldg., Rm. 202
Rensselaer, NY 12144
United States
Ph: 518-486-7224
Fax:
rfp@ocfs.ny.gov