In-Home Supportive Services (IHSS) Letters and Notices

The following are All County Letters (ACLs), All County Information Notices (ACIN), and County Finance Letters (CFLs) posted for the IHSS program (in date order with the most recent at the top) beginning in 2015. All letters and notices are pdf.  IHSS Letters and Notices for 2010-2015.

2020 Letters and Notices

ACL 20-75 (July 6, 2020)
Extension Of Covid-19 Related Exceptions To IHSS Regulations

CFL 19-20-98 (July 2, 2020)
County Welfare Department (CWD) County Expense Claim (CEC) Time Study And Claiming Instructions For The September 2020 Quarter

ACL 20-76 (July 2, 2020)
Extension Of Flexibility In Conducting In-Home Supportive Services Quality Assurance And Program Integrity Activities And Workload Priority Guidance During The Covid-19 Response

CFL 19-20-95 (June 26, 2020)
Fiscal Year 2019-20 Electronic Visit Verification Augmentation And Full-Scope Expansion To Undocumented Individuals Age 19 To 25 Allocation For In-Home Supportive Services Program Administration Funding

CFL 19-20-94 (June 26, 2020)
Updated COVID-19 Claiming Instructions For In-Home Supportive Services Emergency Back-Up Provider System, Essential Protective Gear, Provider Paid Sick Leave, Name-Based Criminal Background Check, And Adult Protective Services Outreach Components

ACIN I-48-20 (June 23, 2020)
In-Home Supportive Services Targeted Reviews And Quality Improvement Efforts Reported Via Quality Assurance/Quality Improvement Quarterly Activities Report (SOC 824)

ACL 20-67 (June 12, 2020)
Extension Of Temporary Change In Requirements And Procedures Relating To Criminal Background Checks For IHSS Applicant Providers

ACL 20-65 (June 10, 2020)
CMIPS/ESP Timesheet Signatory Identification

ACIN I-47-20 (June 10, 2020)
New Communications Hub

ACL 20-61 (June 3, 2020)
Essential Protective Gear (EPG) For In-Home Supportive Services Recipients And Providers Due To COVID-19

CFL 19-20-91 (June 2, 2020)
Fiscal Year 2019-20 In-Home Supportive Services Program Administration Allocation Augmentation For Emergency Back-Up Provider System, Name-Based Criminal Background Check, Essential Protective Gear, And Provider Paid Sick Leave Administration Due To COVID-19

ACIN I-43-20 (June 1, 2020)
Case Management Information And Payrolling System Changes And Updates

CFL 19-20-83 (May 22, 2020)
Claiming Instructions For Additional In-Home Supportive Services And Adult Protective Services Programs Funding Due To Coronavirus Disease 19

ACL 20-57 (May 19, 2020)
Essential Protective Gear (EPG) For In-Home Supportive Services Providers Due To COVID‑19

ACL 20-35 (May 8, 2020)
Additional Clarification Regarding The Authorization Of Medical Accompaniment And Wait Time In The In-Home Supportive Services Program

ACL 120-50 (May 4, 2020)
Temporary Change In Requirements And Procedures Relating To Criminal Background Checks For IHSS Applicant Providers

CFL 19-20-82 (April 30, 2020)
Fiscal Year 2019-20 Allocations For In-Home Supportive Services (IHSS) Program Social Worker Overtime And IHSS And Adult Protective Services Programs Outreach Due To COVID-19

ACL 20-49 (April 23, 2020)
Redetermination Of Eligibility Of A Parent To Be A Paid In-Home Supportive Services (IHSS) Provider For Their Minor Child During The Coronavirus (COVID-19) Response

ACL 20-41 (April 17, 2020)
Personal Protective Equipment For In-Home Supportive Services Providers Due To COVID-19

CFIN April 17, 2020
Revised Claiming Instructions For The March 2020 Quarter County Expense Claim And March 2020 County Assistance 800 Claim Due To The Effects Of Coronavirus Disease 19

ACL 20-42 (April 16, 2020)
Conducting Initial In-Home Supportive Services (IHSS) Assessments And Quality Assurance/ Program Integrity (QA/PI) Activities During The COVID-19 Response

ACL 20-40 (April 14, 2020)
Implementation Of Division E Of Federal House Resolution 6201 Related To Emergency Paid Sick Leave Due To COVID-19 Pandemic

ACL20-32 (April 10, 2020)
Clarification And Guidance To Counties For Administration Of The Provider Enrollment Process And Flexibility In Authorization Of Adjusted Weekly Service Hours And Overtime Violations For The In-Home Supportive Services Program As It Relates To COVID-19 Pandemic

ACL 20-30 (March 30, 2020)
In-Home Supportive Services (IHSS) Program Social Worker Overtime and IHSS and Adult Protective Services Outreach Due to COVID-19

ACL 20-29 (March 30, 2020)
In-Home Supportive Services (IHSS) Program Implementation of Emergency Back-Up Provider System Due to COVID-19

ACIN I-28-20 (March 30, 2020)
Submission Of Health Care Certification Form (SOC 873) During The Coronavirus (COVID-19) Response

ACL 20-26 (March 24, 2020)
In-Home Supportive Services Reassessment Options And Workload Priorities Due To COVID-19

ACIN I-29-20 (April 7, 2020)
Release Of Revised In-Home Supportive Services Provider Orientation Video And Supplemental Handouts

ACL 19-100E (March 24, 2020)
Correction To ACL No. 19-100

ACL 20-26 (March 24, 2020)
In-Home Supportive Services Reassessment Options And Workload Priorities Due To COVID-19

ACIN I-24-20 (March 12, 2020)
Revision Of IHSS Program Notice To Provider Of Incomplete Paid Sick Leave Request Form (Soc 2303)

ACIN I-27-19E (March 9, 2020)
Errata To ACIN No. I-27-19, Availability Of IHSS Advance Pay Overpayment Recovery Notice Of Action Form

ACIN I-20-20 (March 3, 2020)
Revision Of Chinese Version Of Form SOC 804 For The Cash Assistance Program For Immigrants (CAPI)

ACIN I-19-20 (February 25, 2020)
Clarification Of Definition Of "Own Home" As It Relates to In-Home Supportive Services Coordinators

ACIN I-13-20 (February 14, 2020)
In-Home Supportive Services Annual Quality Assurance/Quality Improvement Plan Components And Submission Requirements

CFL 19-20-64 (February 10, 2020)
Preliminary Fiscal Year 2019-20 Maintenance Of Effort Requirement For The In-Home Supportive Services Program

ACIN I-12-20 (February 6, 2020)
Release Of The Statewide Report Of Program Integrity And Anti-Fraud Efforts In The IHSS Program For Fiscal Year 2018-19

ACIN I-08-20 (January 31, 2020)
Release Of The Statewide Report Of County Quality Assurance/Quality Improvement Activities In The In-Home Supportive Services Program For Fiscal Year 2018-19

ACL 20-02 (January 17, 2020)
County Responsibility To Secure Data Related To The In-Home Supportive Services Program And Case Management, Information And Payrolling System By New County Systems, Applications Or Ancillary Tools

ACL 20-05 (January 14, 2020)
Implementation Of Electronic Visit Verification Functions In The Case Management, Information And Payrolling System For The In-Home Supportive Services And Waiver Personal Care Services Programs

ACL20-04 (January 6, 2020)
Electronic Visit Verification For The In-Home Supportive Services And Waiver Personal Care Services Programs Operational Standards

2019 Letters and Notices

CFL 19-20-55 (December 27, 2019)
Final Fiscal Year 2018-19 Maintenance Of Effort Requirement For the In-Home Supportive Service Program

ACL 19-115 (December 17, 2019)
IHSS Timesheet Signature Authorization Requirement

ACL19-111 (December 11, 2019)
In-Home Supportive Services Maintenance Of Effort Effective July 1, 2019

CFL19-20-29E (December 10, 2019)
Errata To Fiscal Year 2019-20 Electronic Visit Verification Administrative Allocation And Claiming Instructions

ACIN I-52-19 (November 19, 2019)
Revision Of IHSS Program Provider Enrollment Agreement (SOC 846)

ACIN I-70-19 (November 18, 2019)
Assembly (AB) 3082 (Chapter 948, Statutes Of 2018) – Sexual Harassment In The In-Home Supportive Services Program (IHSS)

ACL19-100 (October 29, 2019)
Clarifications Regarding Evaluation Of Requests For Exemption From The IHSS Program Workweek Limits For Extraordinary Circumstances

ACL19-101 (October 14, 2019)
Redesign Of The Public Authority/Nonprofit Consortium Invoice (SOC 448) To Reflect Changes To The County IHSS Maintenance Of Effort (July 1, 2019)

CFL 19-20-36 (September 30, 2019)
County Welfare Department (CWD) County Expense Claim (CEC) Time Study And Claiming Instructions For The December 2019 Quarter

CFL19-20-29 (September 13, 2019)
Fiscal Year 2019-20 Electronic Visit Verification Administrative Allocation And Claiming Instructions

CFL19-20-28 (September 13, 2019)
Fiscal Year 2019-20 In-Home Supportive Services Program Administration Allocation

ACIN I-55-19 (September 11, 2019)
Implementation Of The New Statewide Minimum Wage

ACL19-81 (August 8, 2019)
In-Home Supportive Services (IHSS) Recipient Overpayment Recovery Process In Cases Resulting From IHSS Recipient Fraud Convictions And New Recipient Overpayment Notice Of Action (NOA) Forms

ACIN I-51-19 (August 8, 2019)
Review Of The IHSS Fraud Referral Process

ACL19-74 (July 16, 2019)
Instructions To Follow When Adding Assessment Narratives In The Case Management, Information And Payrolling System (CMIPS)

ACL19-69 (July 30, 2019)
County In-Home Supportive Services Maintenance Of Effort Adjustment For A Locally Negotiated Shift Reducing Provider Benefits And Increasing The Provider Wage

ACIN I-46-19 (July 16,2019)
Release Of The Statewide Report Of Program Integrity And Anti-Fraud Efforts In The IHSS Program For Fiscal Year 2017-18

ACL19-64 (July 3, 2019)
Implementation Of In-Home Supportive Services (IHSS) Provider General Exceptions Regulations

ACIN I-40-19 (June 28,2019)
Clarification Of County Responsibilities Related To The Third And Fourth Violation Uphold Notices To Providers And Recipients And The In-Home Supportive Services State Administrative Review Request Form

ACL19-61 (June 28, 2019)
Implementation Of Assembly Bill 1811 Waiver Personal Care Services Provider Parity

CFL18-19-86 (June 28, 2019)
Annual Reminder Of Federal Fund Monitoring Responsibilities For Counties

ACL19-56E (June 25, 2019)
Erratum To ACL 19-56 - 2019 CDSS Privacy And Security Agreement (PSA)

ACL17-70E III (June 25, 2019)
Errata To ACL NO. 17-70 RE: Sponsor Verifications In Indigence Exception Cases

CFL18-19-83 (June 12, 2019)
Updated Claiming Instructions As A Result Of The Elimination Of The In-Home Supportive Services Anti-Fraud Plan Requirement And Updates To Contracted County District Attorney Claiming

ACIN I-29-19 (May 21,2019)
New User Management Process For The Secured Automated File Exchange (SAFE) Server

ACIN I-30-19 (May 22,2019)
County Responsibilities For In-Home Supportive Services Provider Enrollment

ACL19-45 (May 16, 2019)
Prohibition Of Discrimination Against Qualified Individuals With Disabilities In County Welfare Department (CWD) Administered Programs, Services, And Activities Funded By The California Department Of Social Services (CDSS) And Department Of Health Care Services (DHCS)

CFL18-19-80 (May 1, 2019)
Preliminary Fiscal Year 2018-19 Maintenance Of Effort Requirement For The In-Home Supportive Services Program

ACL 19-36 (April 12, 2019)

Release Of Additional Reasonable Accommodation Information And Resources For Blind And Visually Impaired (BVI) Applicants And Recipients

ACIN I-22-19 (April 8,2019)
Release Of In-Home Supportive Services (IHSS) Consumer Characteristics Report

CFL18-19-70 (April 8, 2019)
Fiscal Year 2018-19 Non-Medical Out-Of-Home Care General Fund Allocation Augmentation

ACIN I-17-19E (April 3, 2019)
Errata To ACIN No. I-17-19, Release Of The Statewide Report Of County Quality Assurance/Quality Improvement Activities In The In-Home Supportive Services Program For Fiscal Year 2017-18

CFL18-19-64 (April 2, 2019)
Employer Identification Number Or Tax Identification Number Verification

ACIN 1-18-19 (March 29, 2019)

Clarification Of Filing Requirements Of SOC2255 And SOC2256 And Payment Of Retroactive Travel Time Compensation

ACL19-21 (February 27, 2019)
Elimination Of IHSS Anti-Fraud Plan Requirement

CFL 18-19-56 (February 12, 2019)
Final Fiscal Year 2017-18 Maintenance Of Effort Requirement For The In-Home Supportive Services Program

ACIN I-11-19 (February 8, 2019)
Changes To The Case Management, Information And Payrolling System For The In-Home Supportive Services

ACL19-14 (February 7, 2019)
Clarification Of Issues Related To In-Home Supportive Services (IHSS) Provider Enrollment Requirements And Exclusionary Crimes

ACIN I-05-19 (January 24, 2019)
Decommissioning Of The Adult Programs Division CMIPS Provider Assistance Line

ACL18-149 (January 14, 2019)
Removal Of In-Home Supportive Services Provider Criminal Offender Record Information Details From The Case Management, Information And Payrolling System By The California Department Of Social Services

ACIN I-92-18 (January 2, 2019)
Updates To The In-Home Supportive Services State Administrative Review Request Form And Third And Fourth Violation Uphold Notices To Providers And Recipients

ACL19-02 (January 9, 2019)
Clarification Of Regulations Regarding Minor Recipients Living With Parent(s)

CFL 18-19-53 (January 8, 2019)
Fiscal Year 2018-19 In-Home Supportive Services Program Administration Allocation

2018 Letters and Notices

ACIN I-91-18 (December 21, 2018)
Disability Rights California

ACIN I-89-18 (December 21, 2018)
Mailing Address Change For The Direct Deposit Form SOC 829 And Wage Garnishments

ACIN I-87-18 (December 20, 2018)
Release Of The Statewide Report Of County Quality Assurance/ Quality Improvement Activities In The In-Home Supportive Services Program For Fiscal Year 2016-17

CFL18-19-45 (December 7, 2018)
Interim Fiscal Year 2018-19 Maintenance Of Effort Requirement For The In-Home Supportive Services Program

ACIN I-82-18 (December 4, 2018)
Modifications To The Provider Enrollment Process In CMIPS

ACIN I-78-18 (November 16, 2018)
Revised Notice of Action Messages

ACIN I-76-18 (November16, 2018)
Implementation Of Supervisory Workspace In The Case Management, Information And Payrolling System For In-Home Supportive Services Supervisors

ACIN I-73-18 (November8, 2018)
Overpayment Processing In CMIPS

ACL18-129 (October 30, 2018)
Instructions For Termination Of In-Home Supportive Services For Dually Eligible Beneficiaries That Enroll Their Medi-Cal Coverage With The Senior Care Action Network Health Plan

ACIN I-65-18 (October3, 2018)
Implementation Of The New Statewide Minimum Wage

ACIN I-52-18(September 7, 2018)
Modifications In CMIPS For IHSS provider Enrollment

ACL18-103 (September 5, 2018)
Implementation Of Inactivation Function In Case Management, Information And Payrolling System For In-Home Supportive Services Recipients

ACIN I-53-18 (August 28, 2018)
Modifications To The Case Management, Information And Payrolling System For In-Home Supportive Services, Data Downloads, Work Queue Changes, County Fields And Additional Phone Number

ACIN I-47-18 (August 7, 2018)
In-Home Supportive Services Case Management, Information And Payrolling System Updates To Violation Processing Timeframes, Violation Notices And Information On Violation Training

ACIN I-42-18 (June 29,2018)
Hospital Discharge Challenge Template

ACIN I-46-18 (July 26,2018)
Changes To Paper Timesheet Retention Timeframe For In-Home Supportive Services (IHSS) And Waiver Personal Care Services (WPCS)

ACIN I-33-18 (June 8,2018)
Mandated Reporter Acknowledgement Letter

ACL 18-79 (July 6, 2018)
Updated In-Home Supportive Services (IHSS) Public Authority (PA) Nonprofit Consortium (NPC) Rate Form (SOC 449) And Rate Change Request Process

ACL 18-59 (July 6, 2018)
Implementation Of Assembly Bill (AB) 1436 - IHSS: Authorized Representative

CFL 17/18-81 (July 2, 2018)
Electronic Fund Payments For County Invoices

ACL 18-83 (June 29, 2018)
Senate Bill 3 (Chapter 4, Statutes Of 2016); All-County Letter (ACL) 18-01 (January 9, 2018); All-County Information Notice (ACIN) No. I-35-18 (June 8, 2018)

ACL 18-77(June 27, 2018)
Implementation Of The Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, And Transgender Disparities Reduction Act [Assembly Bill (AB) 959]

ACIN I-35-18 (June 8, 2018)
Distribution Of In-Home Supportive Services Provider And Recipient Informational Notices Regarding The New Paid Sick Leave Program

ACL18-67 (June 8, 2018)
Availability Of Department Of Health Care Services (DHCS) Standardized In-Home Supportive Services (IHSS) Fraud Referral Memorandum Of Understanding (MOU) And County IHSS Overpayment Recovery Requirements

ACL 18-65 (June 5, 2018)
In-Home Supportive Services (IHSS) Overpayment Recovery And Cash In Door (CID) Processing In The Case Management, Information And Payrolling System (CMIPS)

ACL 18-63 (June 5, 2018)
Redesign Of The Public Authority/Nonprofit Consortium Invoice (SOC 448) To Reflect Changes To The County IHSS Maintenance Of Effort (MOE)

ACL 18-58 (May 31, 2018)
Exemption From Workweek Limits For Extraordinary Circumstances (Exemption 2) State Administrative Review Process

ACL 18-54 (May 17, 2018)
Modifications To The Case Management, Information And Payrolling System For The In-Home Supportive Services Implementation Of Senate Bill (SB) 89 Human Services Regulations

ACIN I-29-18 (May 16,2018)
In-Home Supportive Services (IHSS) Advance Pay Option Availability For Eligible Recipients

ACL 18-52 (May 9, 2018)
Release Of In-Home Supportive Services (IHSS) Case Records To Applicant/Recipient Or Authorized Representative

ACL 18-36 (April 9, 2018)
Instructions For Lost Or Destroyed In-Home Supportive Services (IHSS) Warrant Replacement Requests

ACIN I-20-18 (April 11, 2018)
Modifications To The Case Management, Information And Payrolling System For The In-Home Supportive Services Health Care Certification Regulations

ACIN I-16-18 (March 27, 2018)
Changes To Data Reporting Requirements Related To The Coordinated Care Initiative (CCI) For In-Home Supportive Services (IHSS)

CFL 17/18-55 (March 27, 2018)
Employer Identification Number Or Tax Identification Number Verification

CFL 17/18-56 (March 23, 2018)
Updated Claiming In Regards To Fiscal Year 2017-18 Maintenance Of Effort Requirement For The In-Home Supportive Service Program

ACL 18-31 (March 22, 2018)
Implementation Of Senate Bill (SB) 89 Human Services / Overtime Exemptions

ACL 18-35 (March 22, 2018)
Update On County In-Home Supportive Services Maintenance Of Effort

ACL 18-30 (March 16, 2018)
Implementation Of Assembly Bill (AB) 1021 Requiring Counties To Accept In-Home Supportive Services (IHSS) Applications By Telephone, Facsimile, In Person, Or If The County Is Capable, Through Online Submission

ACIN I-07-18 (February 28, 2018)
Modifications To The Case Management, Information And Payrolling System For In-Home Supportive Services Violation Disputes, State Administrative Review And Violation Timeframes

ACL 18-10 (February 2, 2018)
Instructions For Termination Of In-Home Supportive Services For Medi-Cal Beneficiaries Enrolled In The Program Of All-Inclusive Care For The Elderly

CFL 17/18-13E (January 26, 2018)
Errata To Fiscal Year (FY) 2016-17 Final Maintenance Of Effort (MOE) Requirement For The In‑Home Supportive Services (IHSS) Program

ACIN I-04-18 (January 18, 2018)
In-Home Supportive Services (IHSS) Advance Pay Timesheet Reconciliation Requirements And Informational Materials

ACL 18-01 (January 9, 2018)
Implementation Of Provisions Of Senate Bill 3 Relating To Paid Sick Leave For In-Home Supportive Services Providers

CFL 17/18-44 (January 3, 2018)
Fiscal Year (FY) 2017-18 In-Home Supportive Services (IHSS) Program Administration Allocation

2017 Letters and Notices

ACIN I-82-17 (December 5, 2017)
In-Home Supportive Services (IHSS) Assessment Clarifications And New Or Updated Tools

ACIN I-77-17 (November 20, 2017)
Changes To Existing In-Home Supportive Services Reports And New Overpayment Collection Detail Report

ACL 17-116 (November 17, 2017)
Implementation Of The In-Home Supportive Services Program Replacement Warrant Process For Stale Dated Warrants Over Three Years Old

CFL 17-18-40 (November 13, 2017)
Preliminary Fiscal Year (FY) 2017-18 Maintenance Of Effort (MOE) Requirement For The In-Home Supportive Services (IHSS) Program

ACL 17-110 (October 31, 2017)
Additional Protective Supervision Notice Of Action Messages

ACIN I-72-17 (October 23, 2017)
Modifications To Case Management, Information And Payrolling System (CMIPS) For The Electronic Timesheet Service (ETS)

ACL 17-105 (October 19, 2017)
Removal Of Violation By The California Department Of Social Services Due To Untimely County Dispute Processing

ACIN I-69-17 (October13, 2017)
Clarification Of County Requirements To Provide Equal Communication Access And Accessibility Of Materials To Deaf And Hard-Of-Hearing In-Home Supportive Services Applicants, Recipients And Providers.

ACIN I-64-17 (September 26, 2017)
CDSS Secure File Transfer (SFT) Account(s) Migration

ACL 17-95 (September 12, 2017)
Clarification Of Protective Supervision Proration, Environmental Modifications, Fall Risk, And Combative Behavior Issues

CFL 17/18-21 (September 8, 2017)
Interim Fiscal Year 2017-18 Maintenance Of Effort Requirement For The In-Home Supportive Services Program

CFL 17-18-13(August 24, 2017)
Fiscal Year 2016-17 Final Maintenance Of Effort Requirement For The In-Home Supportive Services Program

ACL 17-76 (July 14, 2017)
Implementation of the Electronic Timesheet Website for In-Home Supportive Services and Waiver Personal Care ServicesProvider and Recipient

ACL 17-48 (May 31, 2017)
In-Home Supportive Services Timesheet Exceptions, Work Queues And Tasks In The Case Management, Information And Payrolling System II

ACIN I-36-17 (June 23, 2017)
Release Of The 2015 In-Home Supportive Services Consumer Satisfaction Survey Report

ACIN I-35-17 (July 5, 2017) Release Of Revised In-Home Supportive Services Provider Orientation Video

ACIN I-44-17 (July 7, 2017)
Modifications To The Case Management, Information And Payrolling System (CMIPS) Implemented On June 30, 2017; Pending Evidence Data Download (DDL) File, Addition Of Primary Keys To DDL Files, New Reports And Modifications To Existing Reports, And Notice of Action (NOA) Service Tasks And Forms Translations

ACL 17-42 (June 23, 2017)
Clarification On The Authorization Of Medical Accompaniment In The In-Home Supportive Services Program

ACL 17-46 (June 19, 2017)
Issuing Payments For Decisions Pursuant To Court Order (DPCO) To In-Home Supportive Services Program Recipients

ACL 17-43 (May 19, 2017)
Recession of Disciplinary Action Against Providers Enrolled Prior to February 1, 2016, For Failure to Submit Provider Enrollment Agreement (SOC 846 [Rev. 11/15])

ACIN I-29-17 (May 12, 2017)
IHSS Overpayment Recoveries And Cash-In-Door Invoicing

ACL 17-13 (April 7, 2017)
In-Home Supportive Services Program Exemptions From Workweek Limits For Extraordinary Circumstances (Exemption2) – Renewal Of Approved Exemptions And Clarification On Submitting Referrals

ACIN I-16-17 (April 5, 2017)
Delegation Of County Responsibilities Regarding Workweek And Travel Time Violations To Public Authorities

CFL16/17-55 (March 17, 2017)
Maintenance Of Effort Requirement For The In-Home Supportive Services Program

ACL 17-25 (March 17, 2017)
Modifications To In-Home Supportive Services And Waiver Personal Care Services In Case Management, Information And Payrolling System, IHSS Standard Timesheet, And Live-In Self Certification Form

ACL 17-20 (February 22, 2017)
Instructions For Termination Of In-Home Supportive Services For Medi-Cal Beneficiaries Enrolled In The Program Of All-Inclusive Care For The Elderly

ACL 17-18 (February 16, 2017)
Implementation of Assembly Bill (AB) 1787 Confirmation Number Resulting From IHSS Applications

ACL 17-13 (April 7, 2017)
In-Home Supportive Services Program Exemptions From Workweek Limits For Extraordinary Circumstances (Exemption 2) – Renewal Of Approved Exemptions And Clarification On Submitting Referrals

2016 Letters and Notices

ACL 16-86 (October 24, 2016)
Reinstatement Of Deadline For Submission Of Provider Enrollment Agreement (SOC 846 [REV. 11/15]) Form For In-Home Supportive Services Providers Enrolled Prior To February 1, 2016

ACL 16-89 (October 13, 2016)
Modifications To The Case Management, Information And Payrolling System To Manage In-Home Supportive Services And Waiver Personal Care Services Overtime And Travel Time Violations And Forms, Forms For Blind And Visually Impaired Recipients, Advance Pay Reconciliation, And Authorized Hours Exceeded Letters

ACL 16-78 (September 28, 2016)
Implementation Of The In-Home Supportive Services Program Health Care Certification Regulations

ACL 16-53 (July 7, 2016)
Implementation Of In-Home Supportive Services (IHSS) Provider Enrollment Regulations

ACL 16-46 (May 16, 2016)
Modifications To The Case Management, Information And Payrolling System (CMIPS) To Implement And Manage Workweek Limitations And Travel Time Violation Disputes And The State Administrative Review Process For In-Home Supportive Services (IHSS) And Waiver Personal Care Services (WPCS)

ACIN I-39-16 (June 13, 2016)
Webcast on How to Correctly Complete the IHSS Quality Assurance/Quality Improvement Activities Form SOC 824 and the IHSS Frau Data Reporting Form SOC 2245

ACL 16-44 (May 10, 2016)
Modifications to In-Home Supportive Services and Waiver Personal Care Services in Case Management, Information and Payrolling System to Manage Overtime and Travel Time Violations, Exemption Processing and Flexible Hours

ACL 16-36 (April 21, 2016)
Violations For Exceeding Workweek And/Or Travel Time Limits For The In-Home Supportive Services (IHSS) And Waiver Personal Care Services Programs (WPCS)

ACL 16-27 (April 14, 2016)
Change In Policy Regarding Submission Of Provider Enrollment Agreement (SOC 846) Form For Currently-Enrolled In-Home Supportive Services (IHSS) Providers

ACL 16-22 (April 1, 2016)
Exemption From The In-Home Supportive Services Program Workweek Limitations Due To Extraordinary Circumstances And Clarification On The Policies For The Live-In Family Care Provider Exemption

ACIN I-10-16E (February 25, 2016)
Correction To All-County Information Notice (ACIN) I-10-16, Defining, Documenting, And Reporting Critical Incidents In The IHSS Program

CFL 15/16-38E(March 16, 2016)
Errata To Maintenance Of Effort Requirement For The In-Home Supportive Services Program

ACIN I-20-16 (March 14, 2016)
Modifications To In-Home Supportive Services (IHSS) Timesheets To Accommodate IHSS And Waiver Personal Care Services (WPCS) Overtime And Travel Time Compensation Relating To Implementation Of Provisions Of Senate Bills 855 And 873

ACIN I-10-16 (February 5, 2016)
Defining, Documenting And Reporting Critical Incidents In The In-Home Supportive Services Program

ACIN I-12-16 (February 4, 2016)
Clarification On Completing Public Authority/Non-Profit Consortium Rate Change Form (SOC 449) For Non-Locally Determined Health Benefit Increases

CFL 15/16-38 (February 2, 2016)
Maintenance Of Effort Requirement For The In-Home Supportive Services Program

ACIN I-09-16 (January 27, 2016)
Release of IHSS Informational Video: 2016 Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA) Release of IHSS Informational Video: 2016 Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA)

ACIN I-08-16 (January 22, 2016)
Updates to the Case Management, Information and Payrolling System (CMIPS)II Screens and Forms Tracking for Implementation of Provisions of Senate Bills 855 and 873 Relating to the IHSS and Waiver Personal Care Services Programs

ACL 16-07 (January 21, 2016)
Exemption to Provisions of Senate Bills 855 and 873 (Chapters 29 and 685, Statutes of 2014) Relating to the In-Home Supportive Services (IHSS) and Waiver Personal Cares Services (WPCS) Programs for Family Live-In Care Providers

ACL 16-01 (January 7, 2016)
Reinstatement of Implementation of Provisions of Senate Bills 855 and 873(Chapters 29 and 685, Statutes of 2014) Relating to the IHSS and Waiver Personal Cares Services Programs

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