DCFS INFO MEMO 2000-10
STATE OF WISCONSIN
Department of Health and Family Services
Division of Children and Family Services
||Area Administrators/Assistant Area Administrators
DCFS Bureau Directors
County Departments of Community Programs Directors
County Departments of Developmental Disabilities Directors
County Departments of Human Services Directors
County Departments of Social Services Directors
Direct Services Supervisors
DOC, Division of Juvenile Corrections
Licensed Child Placing Agencies
Licensed Group Homes
Licensing Chiefs/Section Chiefs
Tribal Chairpersons/Human Services Facilitators
||Susan N. Dreyfus
||Updated Incorporated Group Home Rates For 2000
Attached is a list showing incorporated group homes with rates as of
May 8th,established for 2000. This memo replaces INFO MEMO 2000-07. The
Department establishes a rate for incorporated group homes from budget information
requested in Memo Series DCS 96-07 last issued 12/20/96 for newly licensed group homes and
from budget information requested in a memo dated October 1, 1999 from William Fiss. The
FFP basis column in the attached table designates the FFP percentage status that is
explained on the last page of the table.
Payments made to incorporated group homes should be reported on the group home payroll.
Payments to unincorporated group homes follow the Uniform Foster Care Rate System.
Payments made to unincorporated group homes should be reported on the foster family care
When the attached list does not show a rate, group home directors or licensees should
follow the instructions in Memo Series DCS 96-07 or the October 1, 1999 William Fiss memo.
County departments are advised of possible audit exception for purchasing services from
incorporated group homes without established rates.
Group homes are asked to report any errors or omissions on group home facility names to
Don Dorn at the address below. Also, group homes not in agreement with their rate or
having questions on how to change their rate should contact Thomas Smith at (608)
Thank you for reviewing this information memo.
|CENTRAL OFFICE CONTACT:
||Donald F. Dorn
Child Welfare Licensing Program
P. O. Box 8916
Madison, WI 53708-8916
2000 Group Home Rates (Updated July 10, 2000)
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