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Richard Edley

Dr. Richard Edley is the lead executive for RCPA and is responsible for all aspects of operations and direction for the association. His professional career began in 1988 and most recently he was president and CEO of PerformCare/Community Behavioral HealthCare Network of Pennsylvania, Inc., a national, full-service, behavioral health managed care organization.

Governor Shapiro, via video message, announced to the National Association of Direct Support Professionals (NADSP) at their annual convention in Pittsburgh today, that he has ordered an immediate review by ODP of current reimbursement rates for ID/A home and community-based services. In addition, the Governor’s intention is that the 2024/25 state budget will utilize this completed assessment to inform how to improve support and increase funding for these programs even further. RCPA will share any additional information on this evaluation and process as it unfolds.