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DHS seeks members for EIDBI Benefit advisory group

10/15/2018 3:18:24 PM

The Minnesota Department of Human Services invites applications from people who are interested in serving on the Early Intensive Developmental and Behavioral Intervention Benefit advisory group.

DHS created the EIDBI advisory group in 2017. The group is made up of:

  • Autism experts
  • Parents
  • Current and potential providers
  • Representatives of state agencies, counties, tribal nations and managed-care organizations
  • Primary caregivers
  • People with autism spectrum disorder and related conditions

The group helps DHS with ongoing development of EIDBI policies and standards and implementation of the EIDBI Benefit. DHS expects members to share information with and seek input from organizations with which they are affiliated. Members serve two-year terms and may serve more than one term.

EIDBI is a medical benefit that began on July 1, 2015. EIDBI is available to people younger than 21 with a diagnosis of autism spectrum disorder and/or related conditions.

To apply

  1. Visit the Office of Minnesota Secretary of State Boards & Commissions open positions webpage website
  2. Scroll down to the Early Intensive Developmental and Behavioral Intervention Benefit advisory group listings or type “EIDBI” or “Autism” in the search box.
  3. You may click on the button to apply and proceed with creating an account with the Minnesota Secretary of State if you have not done so.

For more information, email the EIDBI autism policy team.

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