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Standards Established and Methods Used to Assure High Quality Care [12 VAC 30 ‑ 60]
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Electronic Visit Verification
 
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CLOSED     Opened on 1/20/2020 and Ended on 3/21/2020

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 Comment Title  Commenter
the bottome line EVV is wrong Jenn Rowe  3/21/20  11:51 pm
massive problem Crystal Lloyd  3/21/20  11:49 pm
tracking Cathy Childers  3/21/20  11:47 pm
before EVV we had a wonderful attendant Amy Cornwell  3/21/20  11:44 pm
who is suffering Robin Anderson  3/21/20  11:42 pm
EVV nightmare Kelly Beeden  3/21/20  11:40 pm
is it a massive ploy Dee Moore  3/21/20  11:39 pm
my son is now on a waitlist for a nursing home Debbie Fallen  3/21/20  11:27 pm
wonderful place to die ... nursing homes Peter Whoriskey, Maria Sacchetti, Richard A. Webster  3/21/20  11:00 pm
Easier for everyone, but the ones actually doing the work Charles Brewer, employer of record  3/21/20  9:39 pm
noncompliant while driving Debra Fowler, live in caregiver  3/21/20  7:38 pm
limited existence Karin Wilson  3/21/20  6:47 pm
surveillance Jacon Metcalf  3/21/20  6:45 pm
violation of Olmstead Olmstead  3/21/20  6:43 pm
there isnt fraud Alicia Hopkins  3/21/20  6:39 pm
violation of privacy rights Kendra Scalia  3/21/20  6:35 pm
if elected Bernie Sanders  3/21/20  6:31 pm
EVV is wrong Ben Pickler  3/21/20  5:44 pm
Yes. When employees must use their personal cell phones for work-related calls, Labor Code section 2 Stormoen Law  3/21/20  4:42 pm
trouble with smart phones Ken Miller  3/21/20  4:38 pm
it shouldnt cost attendants money to sign in and out Jean Marie Brooks  3/21/20  4:31 pm
EVV is illegal United States v. Antoine Jones  3/21/20  4:25 pm
If you are being gps tracking you are being searched. Robinson Marshall  3/21/20  4:22 pm
Attendants are just going to move on J. Medina, DSP  3/21/20  3:37 pm
no time off with pay, no health insurance, and pay to be tracked Kelene Williams  3/21/20  3:31 pm
I found another job Bryan Yule  3/21/20  3:29 pm
I quit Julie Beasley  3/21/20  3:28 pm
I lost waiver Math Dyer  3/21/20  3:27 pm
continued issue with the fiscal agents Jessica Jerico  3/21/20  2:21 pm
Evil evv No EVV IL  3/21/20  12:55 pm
Employer of Record should be free to decline GPS tracking Rhonda Bowman, disability advocate  3/21/20  12:31 pm
Everyone is essentially being tracked not just DSP Lydia Moreno, MSW, QDDP, QIDP  3/21/20  12:13 pm
please exempt live in providers David Turner  3/21/20  12:09 pm
EVV is a violation of our human rights.  Liberty Vittee  3/21/20  12:07 pm
Fear of losing services by living a fulfilled life Nina Mendoza, subsisting with a disability  3/21/20  11:32 am
no button to submit Sue Day, caregiver  3/21/20  11:11 am
why do we need tracked when sex offenders arent ? Gary Robinson  3/21/20  10:35 am
Have to constantly sceen shot hours worked Joe Hanson, direct support worker  3/21/20  10:18 am
they blame evv app issues on us Jamie Burke, attendant  3/21/20  10:00 am
nursing home abuse seeking justice  3/21/20  7:23 am
treatment at placements DBHDS  3/21/20  7:13 am
even when they are able to ask for help they are ignored Abigale Marie  3/21/20  6:45 am
Federal statistics show that a quarter of all nursing homes nationwide are cited each year for causi Faith Wong  3/21/20  6:40 am
tracking Brett Carlson  3/21/20  6:36 am
US government funded android phones come with preinstalled unremovable malware Dan Goodin  3/21/20  6:09 am
My attendant's paycheck was shorted Chuck Frazier, employer of record  3/20/20  10:18 pm
"People enrolled in EVV programs need to seek assurances that their data will not be repurposed" Jake Metcalf, Researcher in the Law & Ethics in Computational Science  3/20/20  9:21 pm
abuse and neglect in nursing homes. Karen Everington  3/20/20  9:00 pm
not a week has gone by Beth Monroe  3/20/20  8:26 pm
more die in nursing homes from virus Nursing homes cause early death  3/20/20  8:00 pm
bad just bad Steve Hilton  3/20/20  7:29 pm
12 million schools kids dont have wifi or internet NBC news and a concerned parent  3/20/20  6:51 pm
Mystery Hours James Larson, employer of record  3/20/20  6:04 pm
EVV and other issues Stephen Grammer, Disabilities Advocate  3/20/20  5:54 pm
hring would you take this job T. C.  3/20/20  5:53 pm
not fair to track us Rachel Godard  3/20/20  5:51 pm
I dont use smart phones ... so my client get to live in a nursing home I guess Loretta Whitt  3/20/20  5:50 pm
wishes Michael Walling  3/20/20  5:49 pm
can't hire people now Logan Paulson  3/20/20  5:48 pm
this is a massive problem please stop it L. P.  3/20/20  5:47 pm
Do not cripple those with disabilities with EVV Elaine Geer  3/20/20  5:46 pm
dont sent my brother away Emily Klimichie  3/20/20  5:44 pm
EVV Richard Hocker  3/20/20  5:42 pm
EVV needs to be simplified JoAnne Norton  3/20/20  5:27 pm
EVV is impacting my child's health Stephanie Cox  3/20/20  4:41 pm
EVV and PPL Brenda L Cosby SEIU 512  3/20/20  2:26 pm
"Increased lifetime risk of punitive interventions from other agencies" Jake Metcalf, Researcher in the Law & Ethics in Computational Science  3/20/20  1:50 pm
To say we are disgusted, is the politest we can state at the moment The Welch Family  3/20/20  1:36 pm
problems with EVV C Myles  3/20/20  1:36 pm
nursing agencies C. Myles  3/20/20  1:35 pm
EVV Barbara Cox  3/20/20  1:34 pm
pay is low Barbara Cox  3/20/20  1:34 pm
Live ins Barbara Cox  3/20/20  1:32 pm
Red Flagging Barbara Cox  3/20/20  1:31 pm
this is what I get John Barnes  3/20/20  1:31 pm
just stop EVV Cecilia Pavlak  3/20/20  1:30 pm
EVV is sending my brother to a group home Julie Gomez  3/20/20  1:29 pm
evv Kim Carter  3/20/20  1:27 pm
EVV Linda Valenti  3/20/20  1:26 pm
how are we supposed to keep attendants now Bill Carelson  3/20/20  1:25 pm
DMAS' "one-pager" handed to those in office - possibly illegal?? Christian Johnson,  3/20/20  1:23 pm
this is a witch hunt Carissa Ballston  3/20/20  1:22 pm
EOR phone and EVV Honor Jones  3/20/20  1:21 pm
if you really cared about finding fraud Zaichenko Family  3/20/20  1:06 pm
we are not criminals Katherine Gupta  3/20/20  1:02 pm
too time consuming Maria Evans  3/20/20  1:01 pm
Silenced by fear of retribution and/or disability - EVV Maria Justus  3/20/20  1:00 pm
harming the rural resident Valerie Lopez  3/20/20  12:58 pm
your requirement to purchase a device or service Mark Allen  3/20/20  12:57 pm
This is too hard and doesnt work Robbie Thompson  3/20/20  12:53 pm
Live-ins, DMAS salaries, stakeholder meetings Helen Trent  3/20/20  12:52 pm
several issues Keith Pendleton  3/20/20  12:50 pm
fiscal agent issues Abby Jarvis  3/20/20  12:48 pm
We just want us to have a normal life Thomas Davidson  3/20/20  12:44 pm
Does this sounds like a happy life Barry Devin  3/20/20  12:43 pm
too much stress Wendy Johnson  3/20/20  12:42 pm
Public Comment- Electronic Visit Verification disAbility Law Center of Virginia  3/20/20  12:41 pm
I pay a patient pay; I want a say Josh Romero (emp. of rec.)  3/20/20  12:03 pm
Can't win for losing with the app. Rashon Garrett, L-I, DSW  3/20/20  11:23 am
Geo tracking is violating our privacy James Parker  3/20/20  11:00 am
harming caregivers Terry White  3/20/20  10:57 am
frequent issues Sam Hoffman  3/20/20  10:56 am
A. Gilbert, Cerebral Palsy The BIG CCC = CORONA in a CAREGIVER shortage CRISIS - STOP IT. STOP EVV  3/20/20  10:56 am
EVV is harmful and we are MAD Janisa Cotton  3/20/20  10:54 am
I quit over this. I hear other did too. EVV is a massive problem Lynne Brown  3/20/20  10:49 am
DMAS's harmful acts Marta Wilson  3/20/20  10:47 am
APP issues Peggy Miller  3/20/20  10:44 am
EVV massively is a problem Kim Williams  3/20/20  10:42 am
EVV it problematic Joseph Allen  3/20/20  10:40 am
EVV is too difficult and costly Shannon Zimmerman  3/20/20  10:38 am
EVV is prohibitive to care Jim Bowman  3/20/20  10:36 am
Never will so few ask so much of so many Piper Givens  3/20/20  10:34 am
42% dmas WEB site  3/20/20  10:29 am
EVV is adding fuel to the COVID-19 fire David Dean, MD, FIDSA  3/20/20  10:29 am
EVV hurts most of the 46,700 DMAS web site  3/20/20  10:28 am
"The app purveyors say "we" need time to learn it, but it seems "they" need time to get it together" Bobbie Lynch (live in DSW)  3/20/20  10:08 am
Live-ins are the ONLY type of care that can self-isolate with the only one on one care! Latanya Fuller, VA citizen fearing spread of Coronavirus  3/20/20  10:02 am
EVV "is a punitive model that demands constant justificatory labor from the citizen" Jake Metcalf, Researcher in the Law & Ethicis in Computational Science  3/20/20  8:49 am
Suspend EVV during COVID-19 pandemic Robert, parent  3/20/20  7:52 am
DMAS wants them to die Windra Bowman  3/20/20  7:34 am
this isnt the right thing to do to the disabled or their attendants Jonathan Price  3/20/20  7:31 am
Evv makes it difficult to hire and keep attendants Dana Clark  3/20/20  7:30 am
discrimination Rhonda King  3/20/20  7:28 am
stressful and unfair Barbara Allen  3/20/20  7:24 am
app screwed up attendant not paid David Rogers  3/20/20  7:23 am
very time consuming and full of problems Adam Rivera  3/20/20  7:22 am
just wrong what DMAS expects and to add tracking on top of it Justin Coleman  3/20/20  7:20 am
10/01/19 Data breach DBHDS & 11/25/19 data breach at CMS - How secure is location/GPS/EVV data? Howard Ward  3/20/20  7:18 am
EVV is a nightmare on top of the existing nightmare Renee Day  3/20/20  7:17 am
Fear of institutionalization due to EVV Donna Hughes  3/20/20  7:16 am
pay cut Jenelle Embrey  3/20/20  7:14 am
EVV Angela Hart  3/20/20  7:13 am
Pay is incorrect under new system Lou Reed  3/20/20  7:12 am
app doesnt work messes up the pay all the time Joe Morgan  3/20/20  7:10 am
harming those with special needs Mary Todd  3/20/20  7:09 am
this is insane Shifflett family  3/20/20  7:08 am
Very Stressful Sherry garnett  3/20/20  7:07 am
unneed stress Robert Greenwalt disabled citizen  3/20/20  7:05 am
EVIL EVV Catherine Greenwalt  3/20/20  7:03 am
this is wrong Andrea Robinson  3/20/20  7:01 am
DMASS / Training -EVV Roxanne Willard, SEIU Local 512  3/20/20  1:07 am
My pca might quit Brian Kim, (employer of record)  3/19/20  10:55 pm
Welcome to the new World Order Karen Reid, live in caregiver  3/19/20  9:49 pm
taking away human rights Maria Mitchell  3/19/20  8:59 pm
I am not a dog ... I am a human Joanna Greenwalt  3/19/20  8:58 pm
evv messes up time Sabrina Reese  3/19/20  8:56 pm
I think DMAS has it wrong Terry Harris, EOR  3/19/20  8:55 pm
you turned my peacful home into a war zone... I hate you EVV Michelle Knight  3/19/20  8:53 pm
EVV messes up everything Katie Ross  3/19/20  8:51 pm
EVV is terrible Courtney Wright  3/19/20  8:50 pm
reconsider Jennifer Sheets (parent)  3/19/20  8:49 pm
DBHDS data breach you wont keep our information safe Kate Finn  3/19/20  8:48 pm
BIG BROTHER IS WATCHING AND TRACKING US Lynne Holloman  3/19/20  8:46 pm
costs us a lot of time Kay Smith  3/19/20  8:45 pm
it doesnt work will hurt the disabled Alex Parish  3/19/20  8:44 pm
garbage just garbage Melinda Brooks  3/19/20  8:43 pm
left out Deb Hill  3/19/20  8:42 pm
hold authentic stakeholder meetings Sue Dailey  3/19/20  8:21 pm
please get rid of this EVV Jessica Rhodes  3/19/20  8:20 pm
As a mother of my special needs son, life is stressful, EVV is EXTRA added stress Laura Sluss  3/19/20  8:19 pm
EVV nothing but trouble can't keep going like this Laura Sluss  3/19/20  8:18 pm
we still need emergenyc back up paper timessheets Rebca Knight  3/19/20  8:17 pm
ROS Scott Cooper  3/19/20  8:15 pm
STAND UP FOR US VIRGINIA Linda Davis  3/19/20  8:13 pm
app doesnt capture hours correctly Alex Reed  3/19/20  8:11 pm
not fair to live ins R. Ray  3/19/20  8:10 pm
this isnt right Gary Miller  3/19/20  8:09 pm
EVV is very difficult for a lot of the clients Andrea King  3/19/20  8:08 pm
time consuming Doug Thompson  3/19/20  8:06 pm
mess up system Mel Penn  3/19/20  8:00 pm
to many problems Gina Hernandez  3/19/20  7:59 pm
EVV problems Chip Dodd  3/19/20  7:58 pm
EVV CDC  3/19/20  7:55 pm
EVV issues Elizabeth Peachey SEIUVA 512  3/19/20  5:12 pm
Awakened to sign the EVV Ken Jacobs, Live in eor  3/19/20  5:04 pm
Gaslighting :( Charis Hill  3/19/20  4:37 pm
had to spend $80 on a product Josh Clements  3/19/20  4:34 pm
Corporate Greed Joyce George, CP  3/19/20  3:26 pm
Same ol' routine for the state Dan Nguyen, disabled taxpayer  3/19/20  2:25 pm
evv bad William Payne  3/19/20  2:10 pm
paper time sheets Jennifer Mooney  3/19/20  2:09 pm
APP is a mess Matt Wood  3/19/20  2:06 pm
App evv Kim Cowan  3/19/20  2:05 pm
I agree with Trish Thomason comment below Reggie Green  3/19/20  2:04 pm
EVV Trish Thomason  3/19/20  2:02 pm
evv messes up pay Andy Thomas  3/19/20  1:58 pm
impossible Michael Jaworek, EOR  3/19/20  1:57 pm
new hires not showing up for weeks in the system can;t get paid Don Adams  3/19/20  1:56 pm
DSP for a day Jahana Hayes, Congresswoman, Connecticut  3/19/20  1:55 pm
I dont visit Steven Jackson  3/19/20  1:55 pm
EVV poorly planned poorly rolled out please stop it and give us our lives back Donna Goldbranson  3/19/20  1:53 pm
whole process a mess Teresa Schultz  3/19/20  1:51 pm
evv Sally Morgan  3/19/20  1:49 pm
Live Ins: best type of care available for fighting COVID-19 and other diseases Common Sense  3/19/20  1:35 pm
"Could you live as an exeception event?" Jake Metcalf, Researcher in the Law & Ethics in Computational Science  3/19/20  1:02 pm
Unable to clock in on evv app Jean Stanley, live in care giver  3/19/20  12:10 pm
EVV violates our freedom of movement and privacy Al Burton, disabled  3/19/20  11:37 am
App doesn’t accurately record hours Geni-Que McKinney  3/19/20  11:15 am
EVV... too many issues to list... Teresa Elder  3/19/20  11:07 am
EVV isolates financial burden Kristin Byrd  3/19/20  11:05 am
EVV is killing me Donna Budway, City Center NOVA  3/19/20  11:04 am
APP doent work and it cuts pay ... would you like to work under that DMAS ? Marc Cotnoir  3/19/20  11:03 am
USE of GPS Marc Cotnoir  3/19/20  11:02 am
Ridiculous intrustion Rob Greene  3/19/20  10:59 am
Live-ins forgo a salary/career to be available 24/7 and provide state's most cost effective service Chris Richardson  3/19/20  10:58 am
please listen DMAS Michael N  3/19/20  10:57 am
EVV frequently records the wrong location Ashley Alexander  3/19/20  10:56 am
please governor Northam listen Penny Miller  3/19/20  10:55 am
EVV hurts DJ Thad Rhodes  3/19/20  10:34 am
Evv Hurts DJ Carla Rhodes  3/19/20  10:21 am
Evv Hurts DJ Lona Croker  3/19/20  10:20 am
Evv hurts DJ Rex Croker Jr  3/19/20  10:19 am
Evv hurts DJ Rex Croker  3/19/20  10:18 am
EVV hurts DJ Chloe Croker  3/19/20  10:17 am
Evv hurts DJ Megan Croker  3/19/20  10:16 am
Evv hurts DJ Hillary Gomez  3/19/20  10:11 am
This is a nightmare Anna J  3/19/20  10:10 am
Dear evv activist Keshawn Little, FASD  3/18/20  10:54 pm
LIVE INS HAVE PROVEN THEIR METTLE WITH THE CORONAVIRUS Chris Harvey, Virginian  3/18/20  8:52 pm
EVV Tony SEIU  3/18/20  5:55 pm
Tired of dealing with EVV app Nicole Garza, attendant  3/18/20  4:05 pm
Can't sign in Jody Fernandez, eor  3/18/20  2:19 pm
App does not accurately record hours Jamie Browne SEIU-VA.512  3/18/20  1:59 pm
You are giving healthcare and benefits to the EVV vendor industry, but not to caregivers Chuck Hansen, Defender  3/18/20  1:10 pm
can't hire people Stacey B  3/18/20  12:43 pm
Two clocks running Riley Morrison, attendant  3/18/20  10:56 am
No place to put hours on app Tina Alvarez, employer  3/18/20  10:39 am
Infected Ralph  3/18/20  9:36 am
Corona wake up call. Live Ins save VA a lot of $ and lives vs. group settings. NOW you know. Virginia taxpayer  3/18/20  9:07 am
In wake of Coronavirus, exempt Live Ins now. Stop playing games Melissa Howell, care recipient  3/18/20  8:31 am
Persons on waiver are already managing with a disability. Do not cripple them with EVV Amanda McCoy, disabled citizen  3/18/20  8:19 am
EVV discriminates against elderly, hispanic, and the poor pew  3/18/20  7:27 am
5g unsafe Blumenthal  3/18/20  6:07 am
So, how my week is going with evv Tanisha Bishop, eor  3/17/20  10:43 pm
Stuck at home because of the EVV. Corona? What's that? TO'd  3/17/20  10:27 pm
The state is deaf to hearing those with disabilities and giving them their rightful forum Fred Meyer, disability advocate  3/17/20  9:39 pm
Evv bad Why does dmas want us dead?  3/17/20  6:31 pm
Thinking Concerned  3/17/20  6:19 pm
Our survival means less to those who wrote legislation for evv than making money off us Melissa Banks  3/17/20  5:02 pm
Now hiring attendants Erica Johnston, employer  3/17/20  2:21 pm
Rather than targeting, there has to be some extension of trust given to the majority David Williamson, disability advocate  3/17/20  11:24 am
Please post pone EVV Personal Care Provider  3/17/20  11:02 am
EVV extension Justin Goodman  3/17/20  11:00 am
Suspend EVV during pandemic Amanda, parent  3/17/20  7:50 am
Lenny Richards, grandparent Civil rights disregarded  3/16/20  8:50 pm
Who is at fault? The one with the coercion or the one forced to make a decision? employer of record  3/16/20  7:07 pm
Discontinuing the use of the EVV system for live in attendants. Ananda Chew  3/16/20  5:28 pm
group homes are unsafe Disability Law Center of Virginia  3/16/20  2:38 pm
Prosecution due to tech glitches K. Montgomery, attendant  3/16/20  12:10 pm
Agency providers not showing during pandemic Lisa Olsen  3/16/20  12:09 pm
EVV is no time saver James Oliver, direct support worker  3/16/20  11:00 am
EVV needs to be postponed C. Taylor  3/16/20  8:16 am
Exempt the family caregiver from evv - we have a caregiver crisis during a Pandemic RUSS CHAPMAN, VA VOTER  3/15/20  11:02 pm
"It, therefore, becomes clear how coercive a simple "verification" process can be" Jake Metcalf, Researcher in the Law & Ethics in Computational Science  3/15/20  10:15 pm
self isolation CDC  3/15/20  9:57 pm
OMG the governer just acknowledged people dont have internet in their homes Ralph N.  3/15/20  3:20 pm
get them out of the nursing homes Cathy Johnson  3/15/20  2:59 pm
EOR can't approve my time DSP LIVE IN  3/15/20  1:51 pm
Exempt live in Mark Peters, M. sclerosis  3/15/20  1:36 pm
Time sheet erased M. Wheeler, EOR  3/15/20  8:57 am
What if Caregivers everywhere were to strike against EVV during this Pandemic? Gina Castillo, caregiver  3/15/20  8:31 am
"The health of Virginians continues to be my absolute top priority" Gov. Ralph Northam  3/14/20  10:32 pm
Lowest common denominator care MIchelle Vasquez, care recipient  3/14/20  10:05 pm
"Who is really causing fraud to occur?" Noah's Miracle Blog  3/14/20  9:57 pm
hate based Steve Carr  3/14/20  9:55 pm
star of David how this is like what hitler did to jews  3/14/20  9:37 pm
apps are messing up this weekend too Beth Jones  3/14/20  9:35 pm
disrespect from the willobrook movie  3/14/20  8:25 pm
Always end up on portal Billie Carr, E.O.R.  3/14/20  2:07 pm
No Visitors to nursing homes Clark Midcock  3/14/20  1:06 pm
Coronavirus Pandemic - China's One child policy - EVV Scott Schmidt, one of the lucky ones  3/14/20  10:45 am
So many people with agencies are putting them up for sale Chas. Ryan, RN  3/14/20  10:23 am
why EVV is unfair and wrong You all are wrong  3/14/20  9:23 am
horrific somone concerned  3/14/20  12:01 am
EVV EXEMPTION NEEDED for LIVE IN/FAMILY CAREGIVERS Jacqueline Nichol  3/13/20  4:57 pm
Times don't match what sent in on app J. Gutierrez  3/13/20  12:04 pm
evv delays pay/providers quit Sheila Fields, employer  3/13/20  10:56 am
Not one high ups come out behind desk while I worked for free Veroni Lawson, attendant  3/13/20  9:54 am
Can't get the answers we need R McMillion  3/13/20  8:49 am
Person Centered Placation Jasmine Franklin, disability advocate  3/12/20  11:35 pm
"Those Managing tax payer dollars in Medicaid funded programs are dodging public audits" Noah's Miracle Blog  3/12/20  11:09 pm
Even harder to find help JR Embrey  3/12/20  10:18 pm
shout out to Sentara caring person  3/12/20  6:59 pm
monthly monitoring MIMS  3/12/20  4:44 pm
MCO wants me to die Steve Way  3/12/20  4:41 pm
just wanted to show DMAS we already have 2 homevisitis a month Michael Doe  3/12/20  3:53 pm
Efficiency. NO matter the Casualties Sam Kelley, Emp. of Record  3/12/20  3:23 pm
"There is a shared responsbility for supports and choices" NO COERCION; NO FORCING; NO BULLYING DBHDS Department of Behavrioral Health and Developmental Services  3/12/20  1:34 pm
If I go over 40 on app, it subtracts a day's pay Ashley Peters, attendant  3/12/20  10:50 am
Our family's rights to privacy are voided in our home because we have a disabled child in our home Noah's Miracle Blog  3/12/20  10:07 am
Locations not accurate Ray T  3/12/20  9:39 am
The evv apps still don’t work Molly Rickbaugh  3/12/20  7:26 am
Evv is wrong Rebekah Weinstein  3/12/20  7:21 am
22 dead at one nursing home Wes Wilson  3/12/20  7:18 am
CD program has the most affordable and only true one-on-one ratio, and EVV is eroding it Pete Austin, Caregiver  3/12/20  12:03 am
"The very fact that I am alive today to write this piece means my employees did their jobs" Kendra Scalia, MPP, disability and healthcare policy analyst  3/11/20  11:36 pm
you know the nursing homes will kill off people cause no one is there to check on them crying  3/11/20  9:10 pm
TRAPPED IN HELL Donald T  3/11/20  9:08 pm
"The experience, talents, and contributions of individuals, families, and communities are supported" DBHDS Department of Behavioral Health and Developmental Services  3/11/20  3:21 pm
Evv Loretta Jones, Seiuva 512  3/11/20  3:10 pm
EVV App do not accurately record hours. Azza Van de Castle  3/11/20  2:57 pm
evv is wrong Teresa Elder  3/11/20  2:43 pm
evv doesnt work Robert Green  3/11/20  2:41 pm
exempt live in providers Chris Richardson  3/11/20  2:39 pm
EVV IS wrong Ashley Alexander  3/11/20  2:37 pm
please listen to us governor Penny Miller  3/11/20  2:36 pm
Music Within the movie  3/11/20  2:34 pm
so excited to get waiver Michael O Kief  3/11/20  2:26 pm
EVV is a hardship Henry Lipnicksky  3/11/20  2:25 pm
EVV us crao Jennifer Chapmen  3/11/20  2:24 pm
EVV us a burden to me Amanda Uskavitch  3/11/20  2:22 pm
people die faster in nursing homes CDC  3/11/20  2:16 pm
this is wrong Steve  3/11/20  1:56 pm
EVV is added stress Karen Overstreet  3/11/20  1:53 pm
this is a nightmare Laurence Pittman  3/11/20  1:52 pm
the death of consumer directed care in Virginia Leigha Zin  3/11/20  1:51 pm
DBHDS Department of Behavioral Health and Developmental Services "Personal Choice and Control are Supported"  3/11/20  1:12 pm
What if, one time, the app overpays me? Tamyca Sims, DCW  3/11/20  1:02 pm
Victims of crimes when not supported Darius Cline  3/11/20  12:16 pm
Evv harms the disabled Med plus  3/11/20  12:11 pm
Evv leaves us without services WHO  3/11/20  12:09 pm
No visitors allowed to residents trapped in nursing homes Matt Ritchel  3/11/20  12:06 pm
Seven hours of calling E.G.M. Chavez, parent  3/11/20  11:46 am
Difficulty getting answers and guidance Taylor  3/11/20  10:33 am
2019 TX HHS HIPAA violation, CMS 2019 breach, 2019 DBHDS breach, etc...How safe is a cheap app? Joshua Elliott, concerned participant & E.O.R.  3/11/20  9:12 am
Last 3 pages of Cures Act about EVV were "slid" in Diana Degette, U.S. Representative for Colorado's 1st Congressional Distric  3/11/20  8:55 am
"My house is not an outpatient hospital or nursing home." Kendra Scalia, MPP, disability and healthcare policy analyst  3/11/20  8:27 am
THIS IS A MASSIVE PAIN Tamara Bennit  3/11/20  7:14 am
another morning Xaiver Potts  3/11/20  6:24 am
Nothing works Terry Lawrence, Employer  3/10/20  11:16 pm
"You are sending the message that our children need to be monitored and protected against us." Noah's Miracle Blog  3/10/20  10:59 pm
That hurts. That hurts,” the student can be heard saying in a panicked voice. “Stop. Stop for real.” Heather Adames  3/10/20  9:37 pm
Elizabeth Warren is out of the race, but advocates hope her disability plan is the new standard Jeanine Santucci  3/10/20  9:33 pm
disability advocate rallied CBS  3/10/20  9:31 pm
I think it is wrong they are tracking us Jamie Davis  3/10/20  9:27 pm
app problems Connie Byrd  3/10/20  9:25 pm
care giver crisis Ann McDarrius  3/10/20  7:36 pm
inhumane and uncivil ways William and Mary University  3/10/20  7:29 pm
lets be advocates not the medical model of taking crums Andrew Pulrang  3/10/20  7:27 pm
at least 10 nursing homes infected MARTHA BELLISLE and RACHEL LA CORTE,  3/10/20  6:52 pm
EVV HARMS ME Jonathan Legget  3/10/20  6:49 pm
laughing behind the scenes fed up  3/10/20  6:35 pm
Targeting the Disabled Greene, E.O. Record  3/10/20  6:15 pm
From Snake Pits to Cash Cows Paul J. Castellani  3/10/20  6:12 pm
lets track everyone cause everyone uses some kind of federal benifit Annabelle Pittman  3/10/20  6:04 pm
ADAPT please dont take us out of the community ADAPT  3/10/20  6:01 pm
4th amendment violation EVV Justice for ALL  3/10/20  5:58 pm
I have CCC+ waiver and I have been on the DD waiver waitlist for 16 years Michael H  3/10/20  5:39 pm
Difficultly with evv smart phones Annon  3/10/20  5:26 pm
I was staying in Virginia for waiver Allison Jordan  3/10/20  5:05 pm
They assumed everyone had a perfect connection and reliable source of internet service Weaver Family  3/10/20  3:45 pm
Getting help for evv app. is a brick wall Amy Carpenter, emp. of rec.  3/10/20  12:38 pm
"the disability community is clear: We refuse to be treated as patients in our own homes" Kendra Scalia, MPP, disability and healthcare policy analyst  3/10/20  12:27 pm
Agencies struggling to comply A concerned citizen  3/10/20  12:00 pm
Group care isn’t safe Jane Doe  3/10/20  11:58 am
"EVV establishes distrust as a baseline in a relationship that is fundamentally about trust" Jake Metcalf, Researcher in the Law & Ethics in Computational Science  3/10/20  9:34 am
what group homes are like Lawrence Journal World  3/10/20  6:29 am
after Willowbrook life didnt get better for many The New York Times  3/10/20  6:24 am
another person abuse in a group home ZAK WELLERMAN  3/10/20  6:18 am
none of the fiscal agents are good Chaunette Bowling Stokes  3/10/20  6:03 am
so many issues Anja Mierek  3/10/20  6:01 am
Include Respect I self direct Chris Serres  3/10/20  5:32 am
Care worker raped and impregnated two disabled women at community centre, police say Justin Jouvenal  3/10/20  5:23 am
liberty, dignity, and privacy! Dianne Crawford  3/10/20  5:11 am
why this law was included follow the money Andreah Forbes  3/10/20  5:09 am
GPS Patti Panzeriono  3/10/20  5:05 am
cost of use burden Corey F  3/10/20  5:03 am
nothing about us without us Stephen Bachner  3/10/20  4:57 am
praying God will protect us Christian  3/10/20  4:53 am
Way to go turning a 57k services plan into a 107k plan due to EVV Carrie Armstrong, Employer of Record  3/9/20  11:15 pm
smart device Quinten Sheilds  3/9/20  10:40 pm
Administrative Costs to Implement Live-In Caretaker Exemption dmas  3/9/20  10:38 pm
"Family, friends, and people in the community are VERY important and at the center of planning" DBHDS Department of Behavioral Health and Developmental Services  3/9/20  10:24 pm
I won't go back to a nursing home you dont care anyway  3/9/20  10:10 pm
EVV IS BAD ANERA J BROOKS  3/9/20  9:39 pm
please pass this Brian Heald  3/9/20  9:28 pm
DMAS is full of black box concerned  3/9/20  9:14 pm
free our people National ADAPT  3/9/20  8:46 pm
Please God Prayer to God  3/9/20  6:49 pm
Virginia is the current standard of leaving everyone out Anon  3/9/20  6:47 pm
"California is the current standard of robust stakeholder engagement." Kendra Scalia, MPP, disablity and healthcare policy analyst  3/9/20  5:23 pm
I dont have a smart phone and I am not smart enought to use one Michael Emersion  3/9/20  4:31 pm
what happened to me today Les T  3/9/20  3:46 pm
I am part of the 12% too terrified to give cause you will take my son to a group home  3/9/20  3:44 pm
"vision 2020 includes stopping implementation of Electronic Visit Verification" National ADAPT Leadership  3/9/20  3:12 pm
"If you are EXTREMELY LUCKY, you may be able to contain Coronavirus" (my parent!) Professor Gabriel Leung  3/9/20  2:29 pm
app isnt working again to frighten DMAS will come after me  3/9/20  12:34 pm
EVV stands to violate every "invasion of privacy"category that exists in Modern Tort Law Noah's Miracle Blog  3/9/20  12:26 pm
"Selections" to clock in? Tracy Fox, live in caregiver  3/9/20  11:51 am
How will I keep my niece out of residential placement? Spectrum (PWS)/family caregiver  3/9/20  11:36 am
Exempt my family. I don't want to be caught up in Corona Pandemic in a nursing home participant/consumer  3/9/20  10:10 am
Location/Rural Areas/April 1st C. McMillion  3/9/20  9:25 am
Always need to adjust time for multiple attendants J. Harper, emp. of rec.  3/9/20  8:45 am
My paycheck is always less when I use EVV Anon  3/9/20  12:02 am
EXEMPT LIVE INS V. INCLUDING LIVE INS Sandra Ruiz, EOR  3/8/20  11:23 pm
Guilty until proven guilty Rich Andrews, Live In  3/8/20  10:28 pm
"With EVV, caregivers are providing a record of private & constitutionally protected behavior" Jake Metcalf, Researcher in the Law & Ethics in Computational Science  3/8/20  10:13 pm
"EVV has already pushed many employees out of the home care industry" Kendra Scalia, MPP, disability and healthcare policy analyst  3/8/20  9:57 pm
"We Believe a Good life is best led by the voice of the individual" DBHDS Department of Behavioral Health and Developmental Services  3/8/20  9:45 pm
society think we are frauds Disability Legal Studies Articles  3/8/20  9:37 pm
she would still be able to do this with EVV (but not with the 2 social workers that already visit ea Nicole Acevedo  3/8/20  9:24 pm
Nothing About Us Without Us Jame Charlton  3/8/20  8:41 pm
adequate support gives us success Open Society Foundation  3/8/20  8:35 pm
marginalizes Open Society Foundation  3/8/20  8:33 pm
everyone can live in the community with the right supports open society foundation  3/8/20  8:32 pm
what is an institution Open Society Foundations  3/8/20  8:30 pm
I matter James Thacker  3/8/20  7:48 pm
Ada generation needs to worry Advocate  3/8/20  7:09 pm
Just heard of yet another family placing a child in a facility over EVV Loretta Comer  3/8/20  2:40 pm
trouble with app last weekend happened at my home too Stacy Buryne  3/8/20  2:05 pm
app troubles carrie Jenkins  3/8/20  2:01 pm
DMAS APP was a mess last weekend not much better this weekend Gloria Johnson  3/8/20  2:00 pm
hurting the vulnerable Dan B.  3/8/20  1:57 pm
leap day weekend Alex Pauley  3/8/20  1:55 pm
time 3 care app was down last weekend Andrea Kiff  3/8/20  1:53 pm
when getting error code use the portal PPL  3/8/20  1:52 pm
same error code Robyn Levin  3/8/20  1:50 pm
Martia we got same error code Cindy Emefa  3/8/20  1:48 pm
error message for time4care AGAIN Martia Clark  3/8/20  1:47 pm
negative impact Blue Ridge Opertunities  3/8/20  1:39 pm
tax problems with CDCN pam stacy  3/8/20  1:21 pm
illegal search to not end up in a nursing home Rachel Day  3/8/20  12:53 pm
medicaid laps because of Magellan case worker Lici Khalici  3/8/20  12:33 pm
celltrak not working again Besty Seitz  3/8/20  12:30 pm
App not working. Rindy May  3/8/20  12:29 pm
APP screwing up again Linda Ebersole  3/8/20  12:28 pm
CDCN suggestions dont help April Viers  3/8/20  12:27 pm
Telephony messed up too Rachel Day  3/8/20  12:18 pm
Residents cower By Benjamin Weiser and Danny Hakim  3/8/20  9:28 am
group home death TONY GUGLIOTTA  3/8/20  9:20 am
crimes goes unreported OIG  3/8/20  9:16 am
all of the news abuse in group homes US Department of Health and Human Services Office of Inspector General  3/8/20  9:11 am
residents often experience serioys injuries in group homes HHS, as well as from the Department of Justice  3/8/20  9:10 am
Risk of serious Harm in group homes US Department of Health and Human Services Office of Inspector General  3/8/20  9:08 am
Another man abused in a group home CBS news  3/8/20  8:58 am
loosing services because of EVV Carol Griffin  3/8/20  8:51 am
group home issues Judy Foss  3/8/20  8:48 am
DMAS doesnt understand and isnt trying to.. EVV doesnt work for consumer directed DMAS agency statment  3/8/20  8:38 am
Alex had wonderful care until his long time provider retired Theresa Vargas  3/8/20  8:32 am
house arrest Wally Trollman  3/8/20  3:05 am
you are excluding us Virginians with disabilities  3/8/20  12:50 am
I am supposed to have rights Shelby Switzer  3/8/20  12:44 am
Virginia violates the individual’s human rights, legal rights, and Constitutional rights. disability law web site  3/8/20  12:37 am
issues with app Karrie Houk  3/7/20  11:53 pm
Plenty are fearful of retaliation for speaking out about EVV harm Scott Lane, PTSD  3/7/20  10:56 pm
"Private EVV data is repurposable and can be used to harm or profit" Jake Metcalf, Researcher in the Law & Ethics in Computational Science  3/7/20  10:30 pm
nothing about us without us Daje Decue  3/7/20  10:20 pm
discriminating Mark Shumpert  3/7/20  10:18 pm
poop and vomit Tina DeWeese  3/7/20  10:15 pm
"EVV ignores the independent living philosophy" Kendra Scalia, MPP, disability and healthcare policy analyst  3/7/20  10:14 pm
EVV is imprisonment Derrick Hamrick  3/7/20  9:32 pm
APP malfunction Shawn Adams  3/7/20  9:05 pm
APP problems AGAIN Krista Ford  3/7/20  9:03 pm
App broken again Dawn Alexander  3/7/20  9:00 pm
why cant we post picture here .. could show you how badly EVV is Leiah Zoey  3/7/20  8:55 pm
church tonight made me think about how DMAS is treating us Devonte Hart  3/7/20  8:52 pm
EVV Jenelle Embrey, Caregiver  3/7/20  6:50 pm
corrdinating our deaths Troy Atkinson  3/7/20  5:20 pm
no way this is saving DMAS money Amanda Holtz  3/7/20  5:13 pm
Celltrak broken again Karen Greenwald  3/7/20  5:03 pm
Celltrak messed up again Nancy Agnew  3/7/20  5:02 pm
Cell Trak not working again Betsy Seitz  3/7/20  4:17 pm
What is dmas going to do Susan Johns  3/7/20  3:40 pm
Evv stopping care Angie Huff  3/7/20  3:37 pm
exempt live ins Maggie Bradley, live in  3/7/20  3:00 pm
Error messages Dawn Roberts  3/7/20  12:49 pm
Broken phone Cunningham, Nancy, EOR  3/7/20  11:35 am
"Individual Choices and descriptions of a good life are respected and followed" (not with EVV) DBHDS (dept. of behavioral health and development services)  3/7/20  10:38 am
Late payment Tamika Jones  3/7/20  10:19 am
"EVV violates constitutional rights to privacy" Kendra Scalia, MPP, Disablity and healthcare policy analyst  3/7/20  9:55 am
"EVV successful for everyone"?? Karen Hart, epilepsy  3/7/20  9:43 am
would be sufficiently burdensome to prompt the elimination of the service. interesting agency statement  3/7/20  8:51 am
why does DMAS cut group settings slack but not families that care ? another agency statement quoate  3/7/20  8:49 am
The EVV system must be implemented in a manner that is minimally burdensome and HIPAA compliant. Agency statement quotes  3/7/20  8:47 am
false statements from the agency statement  3/7/20  8:45 am
you said you would amen regulations Stephanie Davis  3/7/20  8:40 am
lots of mothers care and will keep their children as safe as they can until they die William Westhoven  3/7/20  8:29 am
nursing homes a crappy place to wait to die, quicker then you would have Elizabeth Koh, Jon Kamp, Melanie Evans  3/7/20  8:26 am
Exempt Live In Attendants/EVV is a Burden Christine  3/7/20  5:12 am
EVV systems still not working properly, and costly. Caring Hands Home Healthcare Services  3/7/20  4:08 am
"EVV systems erode the intent of consumer-directed services" Kendra Scalia, MPP, disability and healthcare policy analyst  3/6/20  9:05 pm
Stale data?? Jeff Snyder, EOR  3/6/20  5:37 pm
why is it ok to step on the disabled Carolyn Maloney  3/6/20  5:31 pm
CUTS and EVV want us to walk away Lisa P  3/6/20  5:24 pm
Long commute to the kitchen Pete Duncan, live in  3/6/20  5:23 pm
Even he knows the pressure and hardship this EVV thing is causing David Thompson, attendant  3/6/20  4:08 pm
The ebb is too hard for me Ms. Carroll, cancer  3/6/20  3:47 pm
"EVV systems demand consumers and/or employees pay costs" Kendra Scalia, MPP, disability and healthcare policy analyst  3/6/20  3:37 pm
EVV doesn't capture all live ins do Mary, Olson, Multiple Myeloma  3/6/20  3:21 pm
please exempt live in providers Felisha W  3/6/20  2:55 pm
EVV not working Jess Brown  3/6/20  2:55 pm
EVV Lynn Douglas  3/6/20  2:54 pm
DMAS is being vindictive Anita L  3/6/20  2:54 pm
EVV Barbara Miller  3/6/20  2:53 pm
Exempt live ins Jeannett C  3/6/20  2:53 pm
EVV Melissa Floyd  3/6/20  2:52 pm
give live ins a break Susie Smith  3/6/20  2:51 pm
EVV is bad Tonya S  3/6/20  2:51 pm
EVV Nadie Owens  3/6/20  2:50 pm
no to EVV Naura F  3/6/20  2:50 pm
no evv for a live in Francine F  3/6/20  2:50 pm
EVV not working for live ins David Wayne  3/6/20  2:49 pm
requiring more then CSM says Dee Campbell  3/6/20  2:48 pm
Live ins don't visit Stephanie Cox  3/6/20  2:47 pm
live ins are already identified Deborah M  3/6/20  2:45 pm
EVV should not be required for live ins Dee R  3/6/20  2:45 pm
lives ins dont visit Khodey I  3/6/20  2:44 pm
exempt live in care providers Sarah Flint  3/6/20  2:44 pm
No EVV for live in providers Tina Wood  3/6/20  2:43 pm
Reimbursement Rates Larita Spratley  3/6/20  2:43 pm
exempt live in Kathleen H  3/6/20  2:43 pm
live in exemption Sandra S  3/6/20  2:42 pm
Exempt Live IN Providers from EVV DMAS is being vindictive Debbie D  3/6/20  2:42 pm
Annoying app issue Jim Watkins, EOR  3/6/20  2:20 pm
when services laps because of crappy CSB caseworkers frustrated parent eor  3/6/20  2:14 pm
"What are they doing with all that data?" Kendra Scalia, MPP, disability and healthcare policy analyst  3/6/20  2:06 pm
Refractive Surveillance Jason Metcalf, Researcher in the Law & Ethics in Computational Science  3/6/20  1:04 pm
No landline phone C McMillion  3/6/20  12:42 pm
"EVV requirements do not apply when the caregiver providing service and beneficiary live together" Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services  3/6/20  12:42 pm
evv causing increase in depression in the disabled in Virginia L. C.  3/6/20  12:42 pm
Radiofrequency (RF) Radiation Kelly Classic, Certified Medical Physicist  3/6/20  12:35 pm
seizure increasing with cell phone usage Dr. Daliah Wachs  3/6/20  12:32 pm
tracked Nigel Rose  3/6/20  12:25 pm
no one is fighting for us Charlie Carr  3/6/20  12:20 pm
this DMAS doesnt even try to understand Behavioral plans  3/6/20  12:14 pm
"EVV removes rights of supervisor and scheduling away from the consumer" Kendra Scalia, MPP, disability and healthcare policy analyst  3/6/20  12:12 pm
EVV causes cancer Henry Bodkin  3/6/20  12:01 pm
smart devices can cause cancer cancer site  3/6/20  11:59 am
we are not animals -Lillibeth Navarro  3/6/20  11:49 am
Independent Living Movement Ed Robert  3/6/20  11:47 am
Stop the geo-tracking of people with disabilities! #disablednotcriminal Ralph Johnson  3/6/20  11:43 am
no to EVV Owen Kent  3/6/20  11:42 am
GPS tracking Pattie  3/6/20  11:38 am
we have no attendants now Cheryl B  3/6/20  11:33 am
stop EVV Julia M  3/6/20  11:32 am
Olmstead Robyn R  3/6/20  11:30 am
saw an add today about United Health offering housing as part of coverage Shawn Wilkerson  3/6/20  11:28 am
give us high expectations Hoyt  3/6/20  11:19 am
EVV Mary Martin  3/6/20  11:16 am
this hurts my son Lisa P  3/6/20  11:15 am
exempt Live In Providers Teresa C  3/6/20  11:14 am
exempt live ins Alicia H  3/6/20  11:12 am
stop the propaganda JJ H  3/6/20  11:12 am
EVV hurts the disabled Lisa P  3/6/20  11:08 am
EVV is crap Kimberly H  3/6/20  11:07 am
live in providers should be exempt Joshua W  3/6/20  11:05 am
exempt live in providers Angela North  3/6/20  11:04 am
I am part of No EVV Virginia Sarah Bayless  3/6/20  11:03 am
exempt live in providers Dawn Taylor  3/6/20  11:03 am
exempt live in providers Kim C  3/6/20  11:02 am
exempt live in providers Mike T  3/6/20  11:01 am
Rural Areas--Location not being captured C. Taylor  3/6/20  9:44 am
free range chickens have more rights David Ray, participant  3/6/20  8:08 am
beyond the competency ADA website info  3/6/20  2:36 am
EVV and DMAS lies about live ins violate ADA ADA web site  3/6/20  2:25 am
EVV ADA violation ADA web site  3/6/20  2:23 am
surveillance Jacob Metcalf  3/6/20  2:05 am
government’s war on the disability community s.e. smith  3/6/20  1:58 am
limiting independence disabled advocate  3/6/20  1:54 am
EVV causes harm Robyn Powell  3/6/20  1:52 am
DMAS not telling the truth to law makers John Ellis  3/6/20  1:50 am
why does DMAS want to waste tax payer money Anna Martin  3/6/20  1:44 am
My house is not a nursing home; stop treating it like one Kenda Scalia  3/6/20  1:37 am
killing Olmstead Kendra Scalia  3/6/20  1:36 am
Nothing About Us Without US Kendra Scalia  3/6/20  1:34 am
realtime log in NOT REQUIRED DMAS LIES Kendra Scalia  3/6/20  1:33 am
GPS not required DMAS lies Kendra Scalia  3/6/20  1:32 am
forgotten caegivers Kathy Latour  3/6/20  1:24 am
the state does not value caregivers. Ashley McCullum  3/6/20  1:18 am
National Caregivers Day Jay Baglia  3/6/20  1:14 am
Coronavirus Steven Landers  3/6/20  1:06 am
caregiver crisis that EVV makes worse Robert Mauterstock  3/6/20  1:03 am
EVV is wrong Jake from State Farm  3/6/20  12:58 am
EVV Exemption for Live in Caregivers Andrea D Robinson  3/6/20  12:24 am
You want my attendant to lie? Kathy Willis, consumer  3/5/20  11:10 pm
"EVV ignores issues with rural communities" Kendra Scalia, MPP, Disability and healthcare policy analyst  3/5/20  9:59 pm
App down again Samantha Huffman  3/5/20  7:06 pm
Exempt Live Ins from EVV Kathi Reca, parent  3/5/20  6:51 pm
Unanswered questions Val Wagner, attendant  3/5/20  12:30 pm
Why is it our lives get more and more complicated on top of everything we already deal with?? Crystal L Loyall  3/5/20  12:24 pm
Patients in Remote Areas/Tellus for Anthem Healthkeepers Plus Colleen  3/5/20  11:45 am
the bureaucracy of living with a disability is difficulty enough consumer, muscular dystrophy  3/5/20  10:36 am
Not one time have my attendants got paid on time when using EVV, not one time. It’s always something Rheannon  3/5/20  10:31 am
How can we force each individual's difficult, disabled life in a scheduled box? Lynn Matthews, LIve In  3/5/20  8:51 am
Will Berry maybe that was the whole underhanded ploy Dmas is wrong  3/5/20  7:39 am
my immunity is not good; threat of an institution and the Coronavirus are causing high anxiety Will Berry, EOR, MS  3/4/20  10:40 pm
Contact administrators? Polly Pierce, care worker  3/4/20  9:27 pm
Skimming pay. Is this the "fraud" everyone is looking for? Betty Payne, live in parent  3/4/20  6:09 pm
Inhuman cruelty Franklin George  3/4/20  3:38 pm
The online portal has a history of working well for live ins Lisa Stephens, live in  3/4/20  3:26 pm
EVV "Vendors have successfully spread misinformation about EVV requirements" Kendra Scalia, MPP, disability and healthcare policy analyst  3/4/20  12:51 pm
Live ins are identified Gary Ray  3/4/20  12:00 pm
denied submission...another long phone call day James Gardner, EOR  3/4/20  11:33 am
The apps don't work. Portal does. Mike Spencer, live in  3/4/20  11:17 am
Anyone receiving "difficulty of care payments" (over 40 hrs) & not live-in is breaking IRS tax law Josh Hudson, EOR, PTSD  3/4/20  11:03 am
Exempting live ins is LANGUAGE. Insane  3/4/20  11:01 am
This feels like rape Alicia Perkins, Live In  3/4/20  10:39 am
Please Dmas stop the lies Roosevelt Neely  3/4/20  10:00 am
Time card system that doesnt match the job Attendant  3/4/20  8:25 am
"Geolocation tracking (GPS) is not a requirement of EVV" Kendra Scalia, M.P.P., disability and healthcare policy analyst  3/4/20  7:58 am
 “Our health over corporate profits “ Elaine  3/4/20  6:46 am
yes the app is down again Sissy Shepard  3/4/20  6:31 am
app down again Carrie Wood  3/4/20  6:27 am
can't keep an aide Kathy Sauter  3/4/20  4:29 am
"Biometric data collection is not a requirement of EVV" Kendra Scalia, M.P.P., disability and healthcare policy analyst  3/3/20  11:00 pm
today's error code Les Zegler  3/3/20  10:05 pm
living in proverty because of disabled children Faye Buckley  3/3/20  9:39 pm
trying to live the best life with what we got Robert Hopkins  3/3/20  9:17 pm
America’s $103 billion home health-care system is in crisis as worker shortage worsens Bob Woods  3/3/20  9:06 pm
NO David England  3/3/20  9:04 pm
Live ins are already indentified. No change and no additional cost necessary to exempt Live ins Will Dunn, disability advocate  3/3/20  6:25 pm
"the state is mandated to consult with stakeholders including consumers, their reps, and caregivers" Kendra Scalia, M.P.P. disability and healthcare policy analyst  3/3/20  5:42 pm
EVV cause a large company in Maine to close.. Va expects every small company to close in VA Jess Faye  3/3/20  4:11 pm
technical difficults John Tuffts  3/3/20  4:01 pm
CDCN and PPL T. Jackson  3/3/20  3:59 pm
crisis made worse by EVV Elizabeth Haile  3/3/20  3:56 pm
the lies of EVV lobyists Skye Grainer  3/3/20  3:54 pm
The rollout of electronic visit verification (EVV) for home care has created a “firestorm” David Shepard  3/3/20  3:47 pm
tracked like dogs Jim Tassie  3/3/20  3:45 pm
burden of EVV Melissa Day  3/3/20  3:41 pm
I am not a criminal Rajai Saleh  3/3/20  3:34 pm
another way to deter people from being attendants Adam Hebling  3/3/20  3:33 pm
EVV and ADA violations Carl Rose  3/3/20  3:19 pm
Carol Hawkins, family caregiver No more indifference!  3/3/20  3:18 pm
hardship of EVV Heather Matia  3/3/20  3:15 pm
At Home Your Way Todd Humphery  3/3/20  3:13 pm
Exempt Live ins Lin Stone, Special Needs mom  3/3/20  11:14 am
Finally advocates are motivated Terri Jane McAllister  3/3/20  10:29 am
For Shame, Virginia, For Shame: 4 dead; no toilet access & other comments below Nat Ferguson, Concerned taxpayer  3/3/20  9:55 am
"Exempt live-in Caregivers from EVV" Moms in Motion/At Home Your Way - service facilitator  3/3/20  9:46 am
Not allowed toilet access because nurses too busy socializing Betty Lou Maynard  3/3/20  7:49 am
4 dead Susan Neidenthal  3/3/20  7:43 am
How about some appreciation? Frank Knight, DD Specialist  3/2/20  10:50 pm
"Nowhere in federal law or CMS guidance is clock-in and clock-out necessary at moment it occurs" Kendra Scalia, M.P.P., disability and healthcare policy analyst  3/2/20  9:27 pm
Exempt Live ins Casey Grant, Attendant  3/2/20  4:29 pm
tellus is the worst evv system known to man! jerome haney, excellent home  3/2/20  2:19 pm
EVV is making nationwide caregiver crisis worse Brandon Nichols, disability advocate  3/2/20  11:42 am
Can't use app Ruth Mills, EOR  3/2/20  9:45 am
EVV will kill mine and my caregiver's working relationship Mark Palmer, care recipient  3/2/20  8:23 am
"EVV vendors have no idea how home care services actually operate" Kendra Scalia, M.P.P., disability and healthcare policy analyst  3/1/20  11:42 pm
nursing homes a wonderful place to die Janisa La FAVE  3/1/20  11:19 pm
our needs don't match a clock Ricky Daniels, participant  3/1/20  11:14 pm
where is the device to collect the finger prints ? Adam Williams  3/1/20  10:44 pm
I cannot take any more of this EVV stress J. Black, dyslexia  3/1/20  10:40 pm
I guess 2-29 didnt happen Jessica Hall  3/1/20  10:32 pm
finger prints James Merrel  3/1/20  10:30 pm
VA proved they'd be more inclusive. Right. Peg Hunt, ALS  3/1/20  10:28 pm
finger printing attendants now... Christa Ford  3/1/20  10:28 pm
The disabled too costly to keep funding? Ranielle Robertson, mother  3/1/20  9:09 pm
Exempt Live Ins. Thank You. Jessie Rice, consumer, live with  3/1/20  5:31 pm
"I am the legal employer...a right my community fought for and one I will never willfully give away" Kendra Scalia, M.P.P., disability and healthcare policy analyst  3/1/20  5:04 pm
ADA Violation Nancy Becker Kennedy  3/1/20  8:48 am
another waste of money like CCC+ care coordination Renee Gonzalas  3/1/20  8:41 am
We are headed to a police state Emily Holmes, participant  3/1/20  12:50 am
If it ain't broke, don't fix it Joanne Shaw, attendant  2/29/20  11:56 pm
This could happen to you L. F. Gordon, car accident victim  2/29/20  10:47 pm
What we live through Laura Hines  2/29/20  2:46 pm
EVV Necessary Improvements Nicolas Rafael Riviere Carrillo, SEIUVA153  2/29/20  1:52 pm
EVV improvements James Vollmer, SEIUVA512  2/29/20  1:19 pm
I rarely receive my 40 hours each pay period Joyce R. Bumbray-Graves, SEIU Virginia 512  2/29/20  12:47 pm
Impossible to sanitize device Courtney Burns, live in attendant  2/29/20  10:20 am
Cures passed the burden of Id theft and Medicaid Fraud to shoulders of poor and disabled Bob Reyes, parent, taxpayer  2/29/20  8:35 am
We don’t have WiFi or landline Rachel Scroggin  2/29/20  7:03 am
EVV apps & Live-In Attendant Karen Kowalski  2/28/20  11:37 pm
EVV is like the missing ramp to the best facility for the disabled ever built Jaime Ramos, consumer  2/28/20  11:30 pm
ppl app time4care doesnt work on apple products Leigh Z  2/28/20  10:59 pm
app records gps location incorrectly Maryanne Bevins  2/28/20  10:58 pm
Breach of privacy Nichelle Dixon, attendant  2/28/20  10:05 pm
ARE NOT VISITING Loretta Jamison  2/28/20  4:59 pm
The majority of us have servere disabilities and do not need EVV Jody Warren, permanent disability  2/28/20  3:51 pm
EVV improvements Jessica Brown, SEIU Virginia 512  2/28/20  3:24 pm
"Exempt live-in caregivers from EVV" The ARC of Virginia  2/28/20  2:37 pm
How is paying EVV lobbyists in the best interest of the disabled? Lawrence Kennedy, YOPD  2/28/20  1:35 pm
EVV is a logistical nightmare Nita Morales, Attendant  2/28/20  11:02 am
"they may be stuck in nursing homes" Rooted in Rights a part of Disability Rights Washington  2/28/20  9:02 am
Since January 2014 HCBS Live-ins have been indentified by DMAS' own tax documents and software files Kelly Mason, CPA  2/28/20  8:48 am
Dmas harassment Mark Levi  2/28/20  7:29 am
Money waste Douglas Ritter  2/28/20  7:19 am
caregiver crisis EVV contributes Christopher Scragg  2/27/20  11:28 pm
"this compromise of privacy extends to family too" Rooted in Rights a part of Disability Rights Washington  2/27/20  10:54 pm
I concur with "The Experiment has failed" post below Jamar Boyd, LCSW  2/27/20  10:38 pm
we don't need more training EVV needs to stop Hank Kline  2/27/20  9:53 pm
did dmas run the numbers? Joey Bodie  2/27/20  9:50 pm
did olmstead mean anything Alicia H  2/27/20  9:47 pm
system messing up again Danni B  2/27/20  9:40 pm
attendants wont load the app on their phone Rhonda Jacobs  2/27/20  9:38 pm
why dont DMAS get sited ? Tracey Green  2/27/20  9:35 pm
celltrak problems Tabby Brown  2/27/20  9:34 pm
messed up pay shorting time A Jones  2/27/20  9:32 pm
leaving waiver Becca G  2/27/20  9:31 pm
not required to purchase a device or service Jamie Mitchell  2/27/20  9:16 pm
I am his only worker now Robbie Parker  2/27/20  6:47 pm
is this on purpose? to get care providers to quit Jason Johnson  2/27/20  6:42 pm
As the EOR, I am responsible for ensuring there is no fraud Deion Henry, EOR  2/27/20  3:02 pm
app. errors are causing loss of pay/destructing Consumer Directed Model of care David Crawford, Attendant  2/27/20  2:15 pm
You want "low tech" workers to do what?! Joseph Hicks, software engineer, taxpayer  2/27/20  10:10 am
"You're putting in a tech solution that they're not asking for, for a problem that doesn't exist" Dennis Borel of the Texas Coalition of People with Disabilities  2/27/20  8:46 am
GPS constitutes a search under 4th Amendment Courtney Hunter, Disabilities Advocate  2/26/20  11:17 pm
"There are a lot of problems with EVV" Rooted in Rights - a part of Disability Rights Washington  2/26/20  9:55 pm
I have "employer authority" Kimberly Porter, EOR, Lymphoma  2/26/20  9:29 pm
exempt live ins ... this is a human rights violation Teresa A. Catron  2/26/20  7:05 pm
exempt live in providers Larry Anderson  2/26/20  6:59 pm
where the real fraud is Ann Schultz  2/26/20  6:55 pm
locking us up again Marcus Howard  2/26/20  6:49 pm
out of touch Loretta Buckley  2/26/20  6:43 pm
government admitted issues Advising Congress on Medicaid and CHIP Policy  2/26/20  6:38 pm
Electronic visit verification system threatens the independence of older Americans and of people wit The Coalition for Mental Health Reform  2/26/20  6:27 pm
intrusive tracking Brenda Rowe  2/26/20  5:41 pm
why didnt we have stakeholding meetings Pearl Munson  2/26/20  5:39 pm
not for live ins Roger Hamberry  2/26/20  5:31 pm
EVV is wrong Karen Freewheel  2/26/20  5:29 pm
burden Kim Blackwell  2/26/20  5:23 pm
1/3 of my attendants didn't own smart devices Amber Hoke  2/26/20  5:20 pm
low and no trained attendants Julie Elwell  2/26/20  5:16 pm
EVV turns having a disability into a crime Ashley Tucker, TBI  2/26/20  5:14 pm
we oppose Jerry O'Brien  2/26/20  5:13 pm
EVV ruins any trust relationship I have with my PCA's Ronnell Stevens, Brain tumor  2/26/20  4:27 pm
"lying about hours only defrauds themselves" Rooted in Rights - a part of Disablitiy Rights Washington  2/26/20  4:11 pm
Intrusive JR Embrey  2/26/20  3:11 pm
Don’t like evv Debbie Wallace  2/26/20  3:02 pm
This is really a pain and unfair and ending choice Jessica Carr  2/26/20  2:56 pm
Who thought this was a good idea? Alex Comer  2/26/20  2:46 pm
Exempt live ins Lisa Hunter  2/26/20  2:42 pm
Sending my son away Janice Bayless  2/26/20  2:39 pm
Loss of freedom Kyle Marcum  2/26/20  2:36 pm
Not right Tonya Gaithier  2/26/20  2:21 pm
I support my consumers Carolyn Beale  2/26/20  2:13 pm
I am appalled by dmas Aaron Vicente  2/26/20  2:11 pm
"Fraud is more commonly the result of bad billing practices at agencies, not a consumer-level issue" Rooted in Rights, a part of Disability Rights Washington  2/26/20  1:31 pm
No change needed to exempt live ins from EVV. Where is the cost if there is no change? Andrew Simpson  2/26/20  1:16 pm
The state is walking all over our rights Linda Webb, concerned  2/26/20  12:21 pm
One GPS tracking device violates privacy of persons it is not supposed to even be tracking Sandra Wells, parent  2/26/20  12:00 pm
Live in providers are identiified already Emily Coppley  2/26/20  10:51 am
Humiliated for needing help to be active and productive in society Dorothy Freeman, wheelchair racer  2/26/20  8:52 am
EVV Burden Lisa Pitts  2/26/20  8:46 am
Violation of Olmstead/4th amendment and did y’all forget we are RURAL??? Mera, EOR/Auth Rep of genetically disabled DD and EDCD consumers  2/26/20  12:12 am
"What am I, a felon? Put an ankle bracelet on me." Dennis Borel of the Texas Coalition of People with Disabilities  2/25/20  10:01 pm
Buy our own devices so the state can violate our rts b/c the state wants to save $ so it can pay EVV Kevin Murray, Live In  2/25/20  9:36 pm
Electronic Visit Verification Is Not More Effective Than Peer Review Systems National Council On Independent Living (NCIL)  2/25/20  9:15 pm
EVV treats us like children who can't manage our own lives Betty Ortiz, cerebral palsy  2/25/20  6:39 pm
I am at Walmart right now dmas know because of evv John Ramsey  2/25/20  9:30 am
My friend Jerry Thomas concerned friend  2/25/20  8:32 am
We will fight this attack and perserve our right to life, liberty, and the pursuit of happiness Dana Marshall, Multiple Sclerosis  2/25/20  8:22 am
Redirect EVV expenditures to attracting high caliber staff L. Cruz  2/24/20  11:15 pm
EVV Makes the State a Joint Employer National Council on Independent Living (NCIL)  2/24/20  10:03 pm
App having another bad day Lisa McDonald, EOR  2/24/20  3:15 pm
Discrimination against the disabled Patrick Ballard  2/24/20  2:11 pm
evv voice/speech recognition discriminates National Council On Independent Living (NCIL)  2/24/20  2:01 pm
Numerous people reporting data compromised by cdcn Hailey Davis  2/24/20  1:12 pm
Forcing EVV on live ins - shameless and irresponsible Alan Gibson, family member  2/24/20  11:50 am
I FEEL LIKE A CHILD Ricky  2/24/20  10:39 am
M. Ellis, Virginia voter EVV exacerbates caregiver crisis  2/24/20  10:16 am
People with disabilities have a right to control their lives and have choice Nancy Fisher, disability advocate  2/24/20  9:06 am
Persons with disabilities have a right to access any private data collected Michael Reynolds  2/24/20  7:31 am
We demand all Americans with disabilities have equal protection under the law Paul Owens, parent  2/23/20  10:38 pm
EVV Shrinks pool of available employees Denise Jordan, EOR  2/23/20  9:47 pm
EVV systems intrude on our lives and privacy National Council on Independent Living (NCIL)  2/23/20  8:11 pm
Electronic Visit Verification - potential HIPAA Violation Ms. West, American taxpayer, concerned Virginia Citizen  2/23/20  7:27 pm
I am being tracked now becuase I am disabled Karin Wilson  2/23/20  7:16 pm
caregiver crisis John Gray  2/23/20  6:02 pm
Live Ins should not be required to use EVV Katy Lou  2/23/20  12:43 pm
Landlines for EVV "put us under house arrest" National Council on Independent Living (NCIL)  2/22/20  5:25 pm
Why am I being taxed twice to indentify liveins? David Graham, concerned taxpayer  2/22/20  5:11 pm
A caregiver's first priority is to care for the person not tend to a clock Karen Cole, Guardian  2/22/20  4:59 pm
Superstore George Banks  2/22/20  4:35 pm
report that data breach for some with CDCN Dana  2/22/20  4:30 pm
EVV holds our children back Sarah Woods, parent  2/22/20  3:11 pm
EVV takes away life saving choice and a place to call home Jessica Wallace, Consumer, EOR  2/22/20  1:35 pm
"..we oppose this requirement because our lives are not congruent to EVV systems" National Council on Independent Living (NCIL)  2/22/20  11:44 am
Exempt Live Ins. No excuses. Barbara Sullivan, MSW  2/22/20  10:39 am
Electronic Verification for Caregivers Janice and Trin Mills  2/22/20  9:48 am
Critical legal purposes require all Va Live-Ins to be indentified upon intake by DMAS' agencies Susan Hamilton, MA, QIDP  2/22/20  9:00 am
EVV is based on the archaic and offensive idea that disabled people are unable to leave their homes National Council on Independent Living  2/22/20  12:27 am
There is not room in the daily struggle to stay alive for struggling with EVV Liv Ford, Parent  2/22/20  12:11 am
I need to be able to see attendant's shifts F. S. Myers, EOR  2/21/20  11:50 pm
Live ins are identifiable easily Lives ins identified  2/21/20  9:01 pm
can;t hire people on this Emory and Virginia  2/21/20  8:47 pm
keep hearing from Senators and delegates that DMAS tells them live in providers arent idenified Amanda Walker  2/21/20  8:28 pm
Hours spent rectifying evv app crises every week Lanelle Hayes, EOR  2/21/20  7:15 pm
Please help pay for data and make evv ADA compliant Maria Diaz  2/21/20  5:21 pm
EVV requirment could qualify states as joint employers under new Fair Labor Standards Act National Council on Independent Living  2/21/20  2:17 pm
Exempt Live Ins Valerie Griffin, LCSW  2/21/20  2:05 pm
Can’t hire workers especially with min going up Goodman  2/21/20  2:02 pm
evv trials and tribulations Tevin Russell, EOR  2/21/20  1:08 pm
wrong name on evv app Josh Alexander, EOR  2/21/20  11:54 am
Falso Stereotypes (EVV) National Council on Independent Living  2/21/20  11:24 am
Attendants can't keep up with evv John Bryant, EOR  2/21/20  10:51 am
BIG problems in with MCOs and added paperwork...  creating homelessness not helping  Susan  2/21/20  10:06 am
facing the same decision Beca  2/21/20  9:33 am
tracking wrong GPS location Anna  2/21/20  8:37 am
How many people with good intentions like Angela below willl end up in instituations or homeless? Tina R. Gonzales M.ED., QDDP  2/21/20  7:12 am
Agree with Jennie Hughes - raise the bar on barrier crimes - family caregivers are not criminals Trey Foster, grandparent and concerned citizen  2/21/20  7:00 am
vendor lobby and lies Charlie  2/21/20  5:30 am
having to quit my job too Mandy  2/21/20  5:01 am
nuring homes witness  2/21/20  4:15 am
One black boxed off mom Angela  2/21/20  3:52 am
up again logging in 30 min late live in provider  2/21/20  3:38 am
App Problems Cathy Simmons, EOR  2/20/20  11:40 pm
Dead Zones Freeze app Jacob Butler, caregiver  2/20/20  11:02 pm
GPS inaccurate Tyrell Washington, attendant  2/20/20  10:20 pm
Opposition of Electronic Visit Verification National Council on Independent LIving  2/20/20  10:00 pm
doesnt work on apple products Roger  2/20/20  8:55 pm
I notice group homes in my community Jason  2/20/20  8:47 pm
broken promises Gilbert  2/20/20  8:41 pm
messed up time Apps dont work attendants quit Piper  2/20/20  8:39 pm
DMAS got their wish Brandon  2/20/20  8:38 pm
nothing good about EVV Jenny  2/20/20  8:32 pm
how can we stop this? Katie  2/20/20  8:31 pm
trying to slience us Sharon  2/20/20  8:29 pm
why arent you going after the real fraud Jo  2/20/20  8:23 pm
DMAS doesnt understand Oliva  2/20/20  8:22 pm
outrageous Sue  2/20/20  8:20 pm
it is a crying shame Cathy  2/20/20  8:18 pm
cruel government Rose  2/20/20  8:16 pm
ridiculous Ardy  2/20/20  8:07 pm
taking away independence Val  2/20/20  8:06 pm
making me unemployed Hedi  2/20/20  8:00 pm
no protection Alicia  2/20/20  7:37 pm
dystopian janice  2/20/20  7:36 pm
home isnt a nursing home paul  2/20/20  7:35 pm
get educated George  2/20/20  7:31 pm
unneeded Hedi  2/20/20  7:29 pm
I too had to quit my job because of not being able to hire attendants Dana  2/20/20  4:47 pm
Virginia must have "the least burdensome program" in place by Jan 1, 2021 Charlie Carr, Co-Founder of The Boston Center For Independent Living  2/20/20  2:57 pm
Wasted day on the phone Ana Flores, attendant  2/20/20  2:34 pm
Lumping us in with non barrier crime criminals??! Virginia, and up the barrier crime list not EVV Jenny Hughes, live in family caregiver  2/20/20  12:39 pm
Totally screwed Angela  2/20/20  12:31 pm
The Experiment has failed Ann Marie Patterson, LCSW  2/20/20  12:08 pm
The state took consumer's options away Angela A. Long  2/20/20  11:51 am
California uses the Web Portal; Virginia has a portal they can use instead of EVV Ed Powell  2/20/20  11:28 am
Making us criminals Live in provider  2/20/20  11:10 am
Where is the appreciation? Ollie Perry  2/20/20  10:39 am
Malpractice Insurance for the lowest paid Andrea Jenkins, nurse  2/20/20  10:09 am
EVV is "antithetical to consumer control and choice" Charlie Carr, Co-founder of the The Boston Center For Independent Living  2/20/20  9:50 am
Delegate Tran exempting live ins Latonya Coleman  2/20/20  9:09 am
There is no positive for the persons using EVV especially live ins David Henderson, participant and live in  2/20/20  8:55 am
You said you wouldn’t be more stringent then cms but you are Emily  2/20/20  7:12 am
Shortage Les  2/20/20  7:09 am
Do not harm Elaine  2/20/20  7:08 am
Red flags Barbra Cox  2/20/20  5:39 am
Harm to life with evv L p  2/20/20  5:37 am
High cost to do low pay job L t  2/20/20  5:34 am
Representative Tran budget amendment James Payne  2/20/20  5:30 am
Making clients purchase devices Valerie  2/20/20  5:20 am
Slave labor R t  2/20/20  5:17 am
Stuck at home no travel or out of compliance a p  2/20/20  5:12 am
Want add for cdpa thanks to evv . Impossible to staff now T C  2/20/20  5:08 am
Chocolate covered cotton balls Sad customer  2/20/20  5:03 am
exempt live ins Nora Ross, EOR  2/19/20  9:23 pm
Framed?? Mary Barnes, attendant  2/19/20  5:18 pm
attack on CDPA Katie  2/19/20  4:23 pm
$125 Million that could be saved with EVV was based on NOTHING and the states received funding Charlie Carr, blog by Cofounder of The Boston Center For Independent Living  2/19/20  2:49 pm
EVV isn't working right Shandra Wood, concerned citizen  2/19/20  2:27 pm
Exempt Live ins Donnie Bennett, disabilities advocate, family member of disabled  2/19/20  1:10 pm
EVV messed my hours up again Lashawn Price, caregiver, guardian  2/19/20  12:29 pm
Perfect storm Charlie  2/19/20  11:52 am
Nursing agencies refusing Waiver cases thanks in part to EVV - where do we go? Erin Sanders, consumer  2/19/20  11:24 am
EVV was "driven by EVV vendor lobby" From Charlie Carr, disability rights pioneer  2/19/20  10:45 am
Evv cost to consumer/EOR/attendants Emily Kelly, EOR  2/19/20  10:24 am
EVV Rhonda Skinner Companion of Love Home Healthcare  2/19/20  9:31 am
Open the Institution Floodgates (EVV) Jo Brooks, parent, caregiver  2/19/20  9:05 am
PATIENT PAY AND NO SAY? EVV - Is that legal? Jack Watson, EOR, care recipient, CD services  2/19/20  8:46 am
Thanks to those that voted against Evv consumer having nightmares over it  2/19/20  6:54 am
I used to live on my own for 26, now because of lack of staff I am stuck in a hospital and homeless Dr Conaway  2/19/20  3:32 am
How safe are these evv programs? Safety  2/19/20  1:03 am
Up working again dmas Parent  2/19/20  12:59 am
"NO SUBSTANTIVE/CREDIBLE FINDING OF FRAUD IN THE CONSUMER DIRECTED PCS PROGRAM" Charlie Carr's blog, Cofounder of Boston Center for Independent Living  2/18/20  10:53 pm
cdcn Hipaa Violation ? concerned person  2/18/20  6:03 pm
EVV Karen James, live in parent  2/18/20  5:53 pm
trouble with Celltrak just a mom  2/18/20  5:47 pm
EVV is added trauma Lori Ramirez, live in attendant  2/18/20  4:14 pm
Why DMAS? Want an answer.  2/18/20  11:34 am
Find another way Gray, Tori  2/18/20  11:03 am
Threatened with Medicaid fraud has taken the care right out of us Ashley Peterson  2/18/20  10:31 am
Forgot to clock out Live in  2/18/20  7:48 am
3am up changing the bed Live in  2/18/20  3:15 am
Request for a Forum/meeting involving the ultimate consumer of EVV Blake Torres  2/17/20  10:47 pm
Middle of cleaning poop Jones  2/17/20  10:39 pm
100% agree with Amanda Emily  2/17/20  8:22 pm
Is EVV fiscally responsible? Amanda  2/17/20  8:01 pm
NCIL believes that EVV threatens decades of advocacy work. NCIL  2/17/20  7:03 pm
What It Is and What It Does to Our People concerned about our people  2/17/20  6:57 pm
Human Rights violation a concerned parent  2/17/20  6:36 pm
DMAS trying to silence people who speak out against EVV actual client  2/17/20  6:29 pm
EVV is not consistently working Ann Ward  2/17/20  5:57 pm
modern slavery part 2 home health care providers  2/17/20  5:20 pm
CellTrak Evv joshua wilson  2/17/20  4:44 pm
EVV, the time vampire Cindy Howard  2/17/20  4:35 pm
modern day slavery PART 1 hardest workers in the USA  2/17/20  4:21 pm
they dont represent actual clients or family Va missed stakeholder input let the disabled speak for themselves  2/17/20  3:47 pm
agencies should be ashamed of themselves what is going on?  2/17/20  3:39 pm
Practical issues Our lives matter too  2/17/20  2:52 pm
Other issues Someone who cares  2/17/20  2:50 pm
Being monitored 24/7 :( Somebody who cares  2/17/20  2:49 pm
Waiver recipients stereotyped J. T. West  2/17/20  1:55 pm
I'd rather Barry Cox, EOR  2/17/20  11:29 am
My accountant and lawyer are hesistant to give advice when it comes to DMAS' instability Len Richardson  2/17/20  11:09 am
EVV: Not copacetic! Elaine Bell  2/17/20  9:27 am
Attendant her personal device - EVV issues M. Morgan  2/17/20  9:16 am
Stop evv Angela hart  2/17/20  7:57 am
This is a major concern for actual clients and family members PLEASE LISTEN DMAS Leann  2/17/20  7:29 am
how EVV is incumbering and restricting my life :( Patty Cook  2/17/20  6:30 am
I visit so much I get mail here Steven  2/17/20  6:27 am
Please listen DMAS and Ralph Northam Michael P  2/17/20  6:25 am
EVV DESTROYS INDEPENDENT LIVING Maureen Donohoe  2/16/20  10:53 pm
EVV: breaking the contract Lachelle Cook  2/16/20  10:19 pm
The disabled and their support system have not been considered Jake Reed  2/16/20  9:05 pm
For live in providers there is no set schedule JP's mom  2/16/20  9:02 pm
EVV is illogical and unworkable David Goldfrank (autism dad)  2/16/20  6:49 pm
EVV and tracking John Malone  2/16/20  4:56 pm
exempt live-in caregivers immediately Julia Whiting  2/16/20  2:18 pm
EVV Compliance requires very expensive, 24 hours support from the fiscal agents hired by DMAS Rogers, Lana  2/16/20  1:33 pm
Virginia Needs an Awakening of Conscience Kip Morris, parishioner  2/16/20  1:11 pm
EVV is very disruptive Tony parker  2/16/20  11:51 am
Non-Compliance in a Broken System T Burns  2/16/20  10:18 am
EVV is taking valuable time away from disabled Rosemary  2/16/20  9:05 am
How EVV effects us Kristen  2/16/20  8:48 am
How EVV effects us Kristen  2/16/20  8:39 am
hope for the future Linda P  2/16/20  8:01 am
why werent stakeholders consulted Deb  2/16/20  7:41 am
deal breaker for attendants Carmen  2/16/20  7:40 am
attendants quiting James  2/16/20  7:39 am
evv is killing me Donna  2/16/20  7:37 am
stop treating people like criminals when all they want is the loved one safe Chris  2/16/20  7:36 am
I have been more depressed this year Josh W  2/16/20  7:28 am
DMAS lied to delegates Michael T  2/16/20  6:35 am
I also quit because of EVV Julie G  2/16/20  6:11 am
EVV not mandatory for live in attendants Lisa Sanchez, EOR  2/15/20  11:25 pm
EBB is torcher to use J.T.G.  2/15/20  10:43 pm
Reassess EVV Russ Stewart  2/15/20  10:16 pm
I quit because of EVV Nelson Gomez  2/15/20  9:25 pm
thank you DMAS for getting my attendant to quit Bud  2/15/20  9:22 pm
EVV Applications Tribulations Col Collins  2/15/20  4:26 pm
DISABLED LIVES MATTER - please stop evv Ms. Edwards, attendant  2/15/20  12:39 pm
Terry Harris, EOR DEMAND of EVV from Quasi Independenct Contractors with no benefits is wrong  2/15/20  8:41 am
Exempt Live Ins Liz Evans  2/14/20  10:46 pm
are state employes? fairness  2/14/20  8:38 pm
my life at home and what life at a group home was like Scott  2/14/20  6:18 pm
what the heck CDCN is doing? can someone explain  2/14/20  5:50 pm
evv don't care Ty Parker  2/14/20  3:30 pm
Last year before evv Why do you care  2/14/20  2:37 pm
EVV Rounding Problems Frustrated  2/14/20  1:21 pm
Standards Established and Methods Used to Assure High Quality Care Biggest joke  2/14/20  12:10 pm
We are all temporarily abled Matthew 25:40  2/14/20  8:46 am
Micro-chipped Tasha Campbell  2/14/20  8:30 am
Proof dmas just wants to hurt people and waste money Cost saving plans  2/14/20  7:16 am
Worried about being stuck in a nursing home Josh  2/14/20  5:41 am
I used to live at home and have friends Brandon H  2/14/20  5:36 am
EVV & Live ins Sis Baker  2/14/20  5:10 am
Tokens for Transportation Tina Ortiz  2/13/20  11:06 pm
Endless timeclock questionnaire???? Befuddled  2/13/20  10:49 pm
placing my son in nursing home becuase of EVV Holly  2/13/20  9:10 pm
taking away our freedom Melissa  2/13/20  9:07 pm
EVV for Live-In Caregivers needs to end DCF  2/13/20  7:30 pm
House Arrest For the Bedridden? Turner  2/13/20  2:33 pm
What does that mean? Token expired  2/13/20  1:26 pm
EVV isn't manageable Josh Phillips, disabled citizen  2/13/20  1:14 pm
EVV is a video game - IT IS NOT PUSHING A BUTTON anonymous  2/13/20  7:58 am
Roberts, Jim EOR Very stressed  2/13/20  7:34 am
EVV is not working for our family D. Williams  2/12/20  11:02 pm
oh look CDCN wants our attendants to quit ticked off  2/12/20  8:22 pm
Live in attendants Renee Dey, EOR  2/12/20  8:16 pm
Exempt Live In Caregivers from EVV Diane C, EOR  2/12/20  8:07 pm
Exempt live ins. Appalled  2/12/20  8:05 pm
Eugenics- Alive and well in Virginia! Appalled  2/12/20  8:02 pm
evv rigidity Ed Baker, EOR  2/12/20  7:07 pm
EVV Choslovsky  2/12/20  3:59 pm
head aches with consumer directed care problems  2/12/20  3:18 pm
EVV: roadblock to a paycheck for live ins Keisha Green  2/12/20  2:32 pm
FYI: I quit working as an attendant Ina Wright  2/12/20  11:44 am
EVV adding burdensome and anxiety inducing hoops to jump through EIR & Parent of a child with multiple disabilities  2/12/20  11:00 am
Good Samaritans Beware: EVV putting everyone at risk and in danger counsellor  2/12/20  10:42 am
Lost two attendants to unreliable evv Lu Chen  2/12/20  9:21 am
SAD Michael's Story below  2/12/20  9:10 am
DMAS LIED wifi problems  2/12/20  7:21 am
EVV exception for live in attendants Sabrina Reese, live in attendant care provider for adult disabled son  2/12/20  6:50 am
please dont take away community living concerned  2/12/20  6:33 am
please dont send me to a group home Michael  2/12/20  5:46 am
EVV not for live in’s Mari Wiglesworth  2/11/20  8:35 pm
Stop EVV Betsy Seitz  2/11/20  7:39 pm
costly, unwarranted surveillance of live ins is costing consumers in quality of care P. Young  2/11/20  6:18 pm
NO EVV, Drains Battery Angela Lopez  2/11/20  5:45 pm
Please keep my ratio low - stop evv Elle Hall  2/11/20  4:24 pm
EVV Cindy  2/11/20  3:00 pm
Live ins should be exempt from EVV Vicki Hunt  2/11/20  2:58 pm
Evv Audrey Overstreet  2/11/20  2:32 pm
Stop EVV Amanda Williams  2/11/20  1:35 pm
EVV Melissa  2/11/20  12:49 pm
The participant's level of needs are barrier enough - stop evv Dewayne Adams, EOR  2/10/20  10:24 pm
Could EVV GPS data collection lead to home robberies/invasions? D. Clark  2/10/20  5:05 pm
Proposed: "Live-in caregiver's day" H. Lewis  2/10/20  12:53 pm
EVV is overwhelming the "free help" J. McDonald, disabilities advocate  2/10/20  11:55 am
This isn’t about helping the disabled this is about companies making money off of them Where it started  2/9/20  10:13 am
Ed The answer  2/9/20  9:57 am
Why are there no names of those who proposed this? Edward Kowalski  2/9/20  9:11 am
why do we have to be tracked like criminals Emily  2/8/20  9:47 pm
CMS does not force evv on live ins why is VA? Margaret Ball  2/8/20  6:59 pm
Evv Tyamkea  2/8/20  3:32 pm
evv app. unreliable Bea Carter  2/8/20  1:52 pm
EVV is burden to caretaker with special needs children MP  2/8/20  1:18 pm
EVV Elderly parents  2/8/20  12:19 am
EVV As. St  2/7/20  11:58 pm
High quality ha ha Makes no sense  2/7/20  5:08 pm
STOP EVV ASAP! Jane G., Autism Mom  2/7/20  2:56 pm
I am a live in; I am a responsible homeowner; where do you think I am? Exempt live ins from EVV Satisfied Mortgage  2/7/20  2:53 pm
This is ignorance. A waste of time and money. Delores Goneau  2/7/20  2:43 pm
six figures salaries & benefits = no understanding S. Lee, guardian  2/7/20  1:28 pm
EVV needs to go Alexandrea Parrish  2/7/20  1:24 pm
hard to hire with evv; exempt my live in Mo Davis, EOR  2/7/20  10:46 am
evv threat Meg Anderson  2/6/20  10:08 pm
EOR difficulties with evv Will Clark, EOR  2/6/20  8:10 pm
Why Concerned  2/6/20  5:46 pm
evv is not for live ins F. Smith, EOR  2/6/20  12:42 pm
Had to buy a new phone with GPS for evv application Chrisy Warner  2/6/20  11:03 am
Why is Virginia intentionally not listening? End EVV Angie White  2/5/20  10:21 pm
Thanks for nothing incognito  2/5/20  5:51 pm
evv for liveins is insane John Garcia  2/5/20  3:09 pm
families don't need evv Dunn, Liza  2/5/20  7:36 am
evv - live ins Chelle Collins  2/4/20  2:52 pm
Evv sandra F knowlton  2/4/20  2:49 pm
I don't want to go to prison - stop evv Candy Webb  2/4/20  10:03 am
Virginia does not have enough community srvcs staff - evv is exacerbating the problem Don Moore  2/4/20  9:38 am
3 social workers AND evv - independence? Alex  2/3/20  4:59 pm
evv Gus Thompson  2/3/20  2:33 pm
Kim Lee We are not criminals  2/3/20  12:25 pm
We are losing our EOR over EVV D. Miller  2/3/20  10:52 am
tokens people against EVV for disabled  2/2/20  3:44 pm
evv: stereotyping and tracking live ins William  2/1/20  1:36 pm
DMAS: Germany 1939 R. T. James  2/1/20  12:29 pm
Tell the governor before it is too late Jo Allen  2/1/20  9:55 am
Hamstringing the disabled Dot Rogers  2/1/20  9:20 am
Discriminatory and ILLEGAL!!! DAG  2/1/20  6:56 am
EVV-INADEQUATE PROGRAMMING Debra Gwathmey, EOR  2/1/20  6:30 am
Bernie knows EVV is a major problem and speaks up, and DMAS and Virginia act deaf? employer of record - parent  1/31/20  2:30 pm
Way to have DSP's take pride in their work - treat them like criminals anonymous  1/31/20  12:45 pm
EVV is humilation and a burden Bernie from his campain site  1/31/20  11:49 am
Stop the nonsense. Exempt live in providers D. Turner employer of record  1/31/20  9:11 am
Difficulties with EVV E. Holt Special Needs Mom  1/30/20  3:41 pm
The Walton's meet the Twilight Zone (evv) Ann Harris  1/30/20  10:40 am
Red Flag threats for those with disabilities Kip Mitchell  1/30/20  10:03 am
live in aides Renee Diaz  1/29/20  8:56 pm
Please exempt live-ins Nelson Davis  1/29/20  3:42 pm
evv & shortage of care providers Howard Carter  1/29/20  2:35 pm
DMAS' stated they were not going to apply more stringent guideline than CMS - EXEMPT LIVE-INS Pat Hicks  1/29/20  9:34 am
Evv Bonita Houmita  1/28/20  9:42 pm
The app rarely works properly Catherine V- special needs mom  1/28/20  8:15 pm
where is the person centered planning with evv? Elaine G.  1/28/20  6:55 pm
exempt live ins concerned parent  1/28/20  5:19 pm
Evv could kill me Emily Baker  1/28/20  3:59 pm
EVV wasteful and unnecessary Sylvia Orli  1/28/20  1:41 pm
Why does Va want to shut down the lowest cost services with evv impossibility? Billie Foster  1/28/20  10:41 am
Parent and caregiver Linda Cunningham  1/28/20  9:20 am
Stop STEREOTYPING the family caregiver (exempt live-ins from EVV) Tina Morgan, concerned parent  1/28/20  8:02 am
Issues with EVV Heather Mayer  1/27/20  10:55 pm
Community integration. Not with EVV R. Bennett  1/27/20  9:17 am
Live ins do not visit - exempt family members Ms. Scott, family member  1/26/20  10:58 pm
Live in aides should be exempt from EVV L. Thomas  1/26/20  10:39 pm
EVV-live-in exemption should be considered and passed!! T. Thomason-parent  1/26/20  2:18 pm
EVV is not "a life like yours" for families managing a disability Lisa King  1/26/20  6:46 am
EVV for live in attendants takes away dignity E. Warren  1/25/20  11:19 pm
Consumer Direct Services are the most affordable services for the state - EVV is eroding CD svcs Missy Tran  1/25/20  8:51 pm
Stop EVV for Live In Providers Diane Coyle  1/25/20  4:43 pm
Ifsp grant October 2019 Kim Watts  1/25/20  2:11 pm
Exempt Consumer Directed Services from EVV T Burns  1/25/20  1:20 pm
EXEMPT LIVE-INS Bitsy Martin  1/25/20  9:16 am
Live in father issues Kirk Ferrell  1/25/20  7:19 am
Virginia's end user stakeholders were never consulted when EVV was introduced Lynne Brown  1/24/20  10:24 pm
Exempt Live-ins Betty Chang  1/24/20  10:10 pm
Stop EVV Stephen Grammer Disabilities Advocate  1/24/20  7:09 pm
there is no place like home stop evv Lon Walker  1/24/20  4:00 pm
We know evv LOBBYISTS exist Bach Hill  1/24/20  12:04 pm
EVV needs one more "V" for vampire - time vampire Lucy Patel, concerned family member  1/24/20  11:54 am
What Hemenway said about EVV below in comments is true Topper Kim  1/24/20  11:46 am
The EVV Threat to Consumers with Disabilities Nancy Hemenway  1/24/20  11:27 am
please remove ebv Dede  1/24/20  9:10 am
EVV Issues Hanover Community Services  1/24/20  8:30 am
Neglect & Abuse of the family caregiver during a nationwide caregiver crisis - EVV adds to the abuse Van Lee  1/24/20  12:38 am
EVV / Severe aggression Autism Mother  1/23/20  8:20 pm
Try asking a policeman or fireman on the job 24 hours a day to punch the clock at arbitrary times Ellie Nguyen, advocate  1/23/20  1:29 pm
Federal Mandate says not to cause a burden to caregivers - EVV causes a burden to live ins you need to know this  1/23/20  11:56 am
"No more turning away from the weak and the weary" - listen to the disabled crying out against EVV Tommy Johnson  1/23/20  11:22 am
Don't put my son's services in jeopardy over forcing live ins to clock in and out constantly ANON  1/23/20  10:28 am
My Child's daily emergencies were not meant for a app with a complicated questionnaire sign in! Chuck Cox  1/23/20  10:20 am
Why is DMAS telling delegates they need a YEAR to indentify live ins? DMAS has the lists already. Polly Rivera  1/23/20  9:57 am
Disabled people & their caregivers do not deserve this invasion of privacy Erin McPherson  1/23/20  7:17 am
Double & Triple Time Spent Hacking at EVV issues Maria Galifianakis-Croke  1/23/20  6:21 am
EVV GPS tracking says I am not where I am supposed to be, but I am where I am supposed to be. Liz Rodriguez  1/22/20  9:58 pm
live-ins don't visit. exempt live ins from evv (electronic VISIT verification) Dick Jenkins  1/22/20  8:53 pm
Exempt Live-Ins from EVV T. Moore  1/22/20  12:06 am
My work disappeared on the evv app Trini Johnson  1/21/20  10:04 pm
The Federal Government has already exempted Live-Ins from EVV Concerned Citizen  1/21/20  9:13 pm
Let’s fix home health, not add to it’s problems Shellette Williams  1/21/20  4:23 pm
The app. errors are going to make me look like I am committing fraud J. Martinez  1/21/20  3:41 pm
Many Participants are EOR's and pay for their own care and they are having EVV forced upon them?? A. Green, Patient Advocate  1/21/20  3:04 pm
The EVV app. is always a problem Maria  1/21/20  10:16 am
Deception: GPS tracking and "location twice a day" S. Coleman  1/20/20  10:19 pm
Exempt live-ins Carol R.  1/20/20  5:55 pm
Stop GPS tracking and wasting our time with time consuming clock ins Pat Cook  1/20/20  5:42 pm
Poor and disabled do not deserve less in basic privacy and protections Matt Taylor  1/20/20  2:30 pm
Why burden the overburdened?? Barb Wilson  1/20/20  10:44 am
EVV is putting me in a nursing home Charlie Davis  1/20/20  8:50 am
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