ADM #2012-04 Choking Prevention Initiative

To promote the health and safety of the individuals receiving services, all applicable parties of OPWDD Developmental Disabilities State Operations Offices (DDSOO), Developmental Disabilities Regional Offices (DDROs) and provider agencies are required to complete the OPWDD Choking Prevention Initiative (CPI) Part I and Part II training (if applicable) as detailed in this ADM. Beginning on the date that CPI training is required to be completed, DDSOOs, DDROs, and provider agencies must be in compliance with CPI’s terminology, definitions, guidelines and food consistencies.