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Resources

Baby and Father

Acronym Glossary

A

  • ACS: NYC:Administration of Children Services (NYC)
  • ACT: Assertive Community Treatment
  • AI: AIDS Institute
  • ALP: Assisted Living Program
  • AOT: Assisted Outpatient Treatment
  • ASA: Administrative Services Agreement
  • ASFA: Adoption and Safe Family Act

B

  • BAA: Business Associate Agreement
  • BHO: Behavioral Health Organization

C

  • CAH: Care at Home
  • CBO: Community Based Organization
  • CMA: Care Management Agency
  • CMS: Center for Medicare & Medicaid Services
  • CME: Care Management Entity
  • CPST: Community Psychiatric Supports and Treatment
  • CRG: Clinical Risk Group

D

  • DEAA: Data Exchange Application Agreement
  • DSRIP: Delivery System Reform Incentive Program

E

  • EI: Early Intervention
  • EPSDT: Early and Periodic Screening, Diagnostic and Treatment

F

  • FASP: Family Assessment and Service Plan
  • FFS: Fee for Service

H

  • HCBS: Home and Community Based Services
  • HCS: Health Commerce System
  • HH: Health Home
  • HHCM: Health Home Care Manager
  • HHSC: Health Home Serving Children
  • HHTS: Health Home Tracking System
  • HIT: Health Information Technology

L

  • LDSS: Local Department of Social Services
  • LOC: Level of Care
  • LOCADTR-A: Level of Care for Alcohol and Drug Treatment Referral- Adolescent
  • LON: Level of Need
  • LGU: Local Government Units

M

  • MAPP: Medicaid Analytics Performance Portal
  • MCD: Medicaid Confidential Data
  • MCO: Managed Care Organization
  • MCP: Managed Care Plan
  • MFA: Multi Factor Authentication (Method of access for Health Commerce System (HCS)
  • MMIS#: Medicaid Management Information System
  • MRT: Medicaid Redesign Team

N

  • NPI#: National Provider Identifier

O

  • OASAS: Office of Alcoholism and Substance Abuse Services
  • OCFS: Office of Children and Family Services
  • OMH: Office of Mental Health

P

  • PHI:Protected Health Information
  • PHIP:Population Health Improvement Program
  • PM PM:Per Member Per Month
  • PPS:Performance Provider Systems

Q

  • QA: Quality Assurance
  • QI: Quality Improvement

S

  • SAMHSA: Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration
  • SED: Serious Emotional Disturbance
  • SHIP: (NYS) State Health Improvement Plan
  • SMI: Serious Mental Illness
  • SPA: State Plan Amendment
  • SPOA/ SPOC: Single Point of Access / Single Point of Contact

T

  • TCM: Targeted Case Management

U

  • UAS: Uniform Assessment System

V

  • VFCA: Voluntary Foster Care Agency