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​Tools and Resources

Below is a list of tools and resources used by APD AFH Providers.

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Advocacy Groups2021-2023 SEIU Collective Bargaining Agreement for Adult Foster Home Providers

2021-2023 SEIU Collective Bargaining Agreement for Adult Foster Home Providers​​

Advocacy GroupsPioneer Network
Advocates for elders across a variety of living options, working towards supporting the care of elders in settings where individual voices are heard and individual choices are respected.
Advocacy GroupsMaking Oregon Vital for Elders (M.O.V.E.)
MOVE is a statewide coalition of organizations and individuals dedicated to changing the way health and long-term care services are provided to older Oregonians.
Background ChecksCRIMS
Criminal Records Information Management System
Background ChecksBackground Check Unit
The BCU provides background check services and support to all DHS and Oregon Health Authority (OHA) divisions for employment purposes, for those who provide services or seek to provide services as a contractor, subcontractor, vendor or volunteer, or are employed by qualified entities that provide care and are licensed, certified, registered or otherwise regulated by DHS or OHA.
Guides and ManualsGuide to Adult Foster Homes
Consumer Guide to Oregon Adult Foster Homes
Guides and ManualsCaregiver Preparatory Training Study Guide
This study guide will give the caregiver a basic understanding of the care issues and responsibilities involved in providing adult foster care.
Guides and ManualsCaregiver Preparatory Training Workbook
This workbook was designed to provide the licensee with written documentation to understand the concepts and procedures found in the Adult Foster Home Caregiver Preparatory Training Study Guide.​
Health and SafetyLong-Term Care Community Nursing
Information about a nursing program designed to help individuals, their caregivers, foster home providers and case managers develop supports needed to help a Medicaid eligible person with chronic health care needs live in their own home or Foster Home.
Health and SafetyAmerican Heart Association
CPR /First Aid Training
Health and SafetyAmericans with Disabilities Act (ADA) Ramp Standards
Accessible routes shall consist of one or more of the following: walking surfaces with a running slope not steeper than 1:20, doorways, ramps, curb ramps excluding the flared sides, elevators, and platform lifts.
Health and SafetyLiving Well with Chronic Conditions
A six-week workshop that provides tools for living a healthy life with chronic health conditions, including diabetes, arthritis, asthma and heart disease.
Health and SafetyAmerican Red Cross
CPR /First Aid Training
Health and SafetyEmergency Preparedness
Emergency kits, disaster preparedness, emergency plans, etc.
Health and SafetySafe Medication Administration
Best practice resources for safely administering medication.
Health and SafetyOregon Office of Emergency Management
The agency is responsible for coordinating and facilitating emergency planning, preparedness, response and recovery activities with the state and local emergency services agencies and organizations.
Laws and Rules2014 Oregon Fire Code for Adult Foster Homes, Appendix L
The purpose is to provide a reasonable degree of safety to persons occupying adult foster homes by outlining minimum requirements necessary for continued fire and life safety.
Laws and RulesHome and Community-Based Services Rules

Home and Community-Based Services and Settings and Person-Cenetered Service Planning, effective 7/1/17​

Laws and RulesAPD Adult Foster Home Rules and Policies

APD Adult Foster Home Rules​ and Policies

Payments and RatesCommunity-Based Care and Nursing Facility Rate Schedule

​Community-Based Care and Nursing Facility Rate Schedule, effective April 1, 2018.  

Payments and RatesAdult Foster Home Rate Add-On Criteria

Lists the criteria for additional payment when an individual's assessed needs meet add-on criteria.