Spinal Cord Injury Advisory Committee

Purpose:

The purpose of the Spinal Cord Injury Advisory Committee is to advise the Department as it reviews elements of the Spinal Cord Injury waiver. For meetings beginning in July 2021 the Committee will focus on expansion of the waiver based on Senate Bill (SB) 21-038.
 
Our meeting has a standing time and will be hosted virtually:
  • Every other month beginning July 2021 through May 2022
  • Meetings will be recorded and made available to the public on this page following the meeting beginning January 2021.
 
2021 Meeting Schedule & Handouts

September 17, 2021

July 23, 2021

April 2, 2021

January 15, 2021

 

Future meeting dates:
  • September 17, 2021 - 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
  • November 5, 2021 - 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
  • January 7, 2022 - 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
  • March 4, 2022 - 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
  • May 6, 2022 - 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
2020 Meeting Schedule & Handouts

October 2, 2020

  • Agenda 

July 2020

May 29, 2020 Ad Hoc meeting

April 2020

January 2020

Independent Evaluation of Complementary Integrative Health Services

Research
Updated Legislation and Resources
  • Senate Bill (SB) 21-038 was run by external stakeholders which expanded the eligible population for the waiver, and also expanded the waiver statewide.
     
  • Senate Bill (SB) 19-197was run by external stakeholders which renewed the Home and Community Based Services Spinal Cord Injury Waiver through 2025 and extended the Independent Evaluation of Complementary and Integrative Health Services through 2025.
     
  • Senate Bill (SB) 15-011 was run by external stakeholders which renewed the Home and Community Based Services Spinal Cord Injury Waiver through 2020.
     

Resources

    Contact Us

    For information concerning the Spinal Cord Injury Advisory Committee meetings please contact: Lindsay.Westlund@state.co.us

    Want to participate? - All committee positions have been filled. However, this is an open public meeting and people from the public are welcome to attend and participate during any meeting. A time for Open Forum for public comment is available near the end of each meeting.

     

    Reasonable accommodations for the meetings will be provided upon request for persons with disabilities. Auxiliary aids and services for individuals with disabilities and language services for individuals whose first language is not English may be provided upon request. Please contact Lindsay.Westlund@state.co.us at least one week prior to the scheduled meeting to make arrangements.