The Georgia Department of Community Health, HCBS Waiver Unit developed a new incident reporting system to be used by all providers serving members in the Independent Care Waiver Program and Elderly and Disabled Waiver Program. The new system was implemented statewide on October 1, 2020.
Additional resources can be found below to assist in training agency staff. Refer to waiver program policy manuals to review new policy guidelines for reporting and investigating incidents. Policy manuals can be accessed here .