Provider Resources & Training Opportunities
The Knox County Board of DD believes collaborating with providers is essential to improving the lives of people with disabilities. Through positive relationships, training and guidance we strive to help make the requirements of being a provider as simple as possible so they can focus on what really matters: supporting people with disabilities.
Training are offered every other month on a variety of topics. During the course of the year independent providers will have the opportunity to receive all 8 hours required to maintain their certification. 2018 Independent Provider Training schedule
Are you a new provider? Knox DD offers orientation for all new providers that reviews all requirements for a provider. Be sure to contact Sherrie Simmons to set up an appointment.
Training are offered every other month on topics that are of interest to agency providers. 2018 Agency Provider Training Schedule
Med Admin Re-certification- offered every other month at Knox DD
When: May 18th, July 20th, September 21st, November 16th
Wendy Richmond, Trainer
Link to Register: doddclasses.com
Wendy is open to offering a variety of Med Admin certifications. Please contact her if you are looking for something other than Level 1 Recertification.
Longevity Add On:
Direct care staff that work for agencies or independent providers that work in the field for 2 or more years qualify for the longevity add on effective 7/1/18. To find out more information on required documentation, please follow the link below.