MEDICAID HCBS ELDERLY WAIVER CHANGES

SPEAKER BIOS

Stacy Hejda is a Consultant for Assisted Living Partners, L.L.C. She serves on the Quality Committee, Co-chairs the Payment for Services Committee, and is Director at Large for the Iowa Center for Assisted Living. Stacy provides consulting services to assisted living facilities focusing on program development and regulatory compliance monitoring as well as working with the Elderly Waiver and HUD rental assistance programs.
 

Le (Leann) Howland is the Elderly Waiver Program Manager for the Iowa Department of Human Services. She has over 12 years’ experience working with Iowa Medicaid. Her experience includes Managed Healthcare Representative, Senior Education and Outreach Coordinator for the Provider Services Unit, Children’s Mental Health Waiver, and Targeted Case Management. Le has Bachelor degree in business from Iowa State and a Master’s degree in HealthCare Administration from Des Moines University.