Synopsis As Introduced Amends the Illinois Act on the Aging. Provides that, in addition to other provisions, the Department on Aging shall increase the effectiveness of the existing Community Care Program by ensuring that the determination of need tool accurately reflects the service needs of individuals with Alzheimer's disease and related dementia disorders. Effective immediately.
Replaces everything after the enacting clause. Amends the Illinois Act on the Aging. Provides that the Department on Aging may establish and fund a program of bundled services designed to support the specialized needs of clients who qualify for Community Care Program services and reside in projects designated by the Department as Comprehensive Care Residential Settings. Provides that the Department shall adopt rules and provide oversight for the project, with assistance and advice provided by the Community Care Program Advisory Committee, rather than the Assisted Living and Shared Housing Advisory Board and Assisted Living and Shared housing Quality of Life Committee. Removes a provision granting the Department the discretion to report to the General Assembly regarding the former demonstration project. Effective immediately.