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Vulnerable Children & Adults Final 01-15-10
1. Child Safety
2. Child Care Licensing
3. Mental Health
4. Aging & Disability
5. Veterans Services
6. Economic Recovery
  
 
 
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Vulnerable Children and Adults
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 1. Child Safety

MeasureTargetActualStatusAgencyNotes
1.1.b - Social Workers with 18 or Fewer Cases95%70%DSHSCaseload data in FamLink continues to be unreliable. DSHS made a concentrated effort to clean case assignment data in October 2009, and social workers were re-trained in appropriate documentation. Data is for Sep 09 from FamLink as of 12/02/09.
1.2 - Initial Response95%81%DSHSPerformance data is starting to trend back to pre-FamLink conversion performance levels. Initial response data is not yet considered reliable. Data is for Sep 09 from FamLink as of 11/16/2009.
1.3 - Repeat MaltreatmentLess Than 12.9% Within 6 Months6.3%DSHSPerformance data show children are now half as likely to suffer repeat maltreatment as before the Governor mandated quicker response times to reports of child abuse and neglect. Data is from FamLink as of 12/01/09.
1.4 - Monthly Visits95%73%DSHSPerformance data is starting to trend back to pre-FamLink conversion performance levels. Monthly visit data is not yet considered reliable. Data is for Oct 09 from FamLink as of 12/02/09.

 2. Child Care Licensing

MeasureTargetActualStatusAgencyNotes
2.1 - Timely Monitoring Visits in Licensed Facilities85%65%DELPerformance data is starting to trend back to pre-FamLink conversion performance levels. Many cases appear to be overdue because monitoring visit dates did not accurately convert in FamLink. Data is from FamLink for the first quarter of FY10.
2.2 - Timely Licensing Complaint Inspections45 Days36.5DELPerformance continues to remain within the 45-day target level. Data is from FamLink for the first quarter of FY10.
2.3 - Timely Licensing Complaint/Abuse Investigations45 Days85DEL, DSHSProgress made in the last two quarters is being sustained while significant process improvement work continues. Data is from FamLink for the first quarter of FY10.

 3. Mental Health Care

MeasureTargetActualStatusAgencyNotes
3.1 - Assaults in State Hospitals0.6 Per 1,000 Patient Beds0.7DSHSEastern State Hospital experienced an increase in the rate of claims filed. Western State saw a slight decrease and is within the target level. Child Study and Treatment Center continues to show more variation. Data is for the fourth quarter of FY09.
3.2 - CLIP Waiting List (waiting more than 30 days)Fewer Than 16 Children9DSHSNumber of children waiting for a bed and wait times continue to show significant improvement. On average, younger 6-12 year old children waited 41 days and 13-17 year olds waited 32 days for a CLIP bed. Data is for the fourth quarter of FY09.

 4. Aging & Disability Services

MeasureTargetActualStatusAgencyNotes
4.1 - Timely Adult Protective Services Investigations23%23%DSHSThe percent of investigations open more than 90 days remained stable over the past two quarters. Data is for the third quarter of 2009.
4.2 - Timely Licensing Re-Inspections100%99.8%DSHSData is for the third quarter of 2009.
4.3 - Long-Term Care Clients Served in the Community78.9%79.5%DSHSThe department’s goal is to serve 80% of long-term care clients in community settings by FY13. Dashboard data is for FY09.

 5. Veterans Services

MeasureTargetActualStatusAgencyNotes
5.1 - Nursing Home Quality Rating3 3.3 DVAData is from a federal government rating system for all nursing homes providing Medicaid and Medicare services. Dashboard data is for September 2009.