September 10, 2015 Meeting Notes


DHS/ DDS Waiting List Meeting

Thursday, Sept. 10, 2015

1:30 PM


Date of Application: February 2006

Attendees: 38

Represented in attendance:

22 – Parent or Family Member

8 – Self-Advocate (person with a disability)


1 – OHCA (Health Care Authority)

1 – Professional supporting individuals and families

Representing those on the Waiting List – 20

First Time Attendees – 16

Locations represented – Norman, Noble, Oklahoma City, Edmond, Stillwater, Ada, Arcadia, Mustang, Lawton, Yukon,

Community agencies, programs or organizations represented: Center for Learning and Leadership/OK UCEDD, Oklahoma Disability Law Center, Oklahoma Family Network, Sooner SUCCESS, PAC, Oklahoma Infant Transition Program, Oklahoma Developmental Disabilities Council, Goodwill, Family Support 360 Program,



Lori Kann, Oklahoma Healthcare Authority

Lori announced that starting July 1, 2015, incontinent supplies, diapers, pull-ups, disposable briefs and wipes, will not be covered under SoonerCare for children under the age of 21. Oklahoma has established a vendor, People First Industries. The child requesting incontinent supplies would need to take a form to the doctor and have it filled out. Then it would need to be faxed to OPI to start the process. (Flyer Attached)

Next Meeting –

TULSA!Thursday, December 10, 20155th Floor Conference RoomTulsa, Oklahoma

1:30 pm

6128 E. 38th Street

Skyline East Building