Boston, MA. April 1, 2020 – Public Consulting Group, Inc. (PCG), a leading provider of solutions implementation and operations improvement services to the public sector, has named Gary Garofalo as its new Chief Operating Officer.
Workforce systems are at the forefront as increased needs and urgency for employment services prevail. In response to this devastating reality, PCG has worked to tailor our customized Virtual Employment Readiness Assistant (VERA) Tool for immediate, emergency deployment to those regions and states where standard workforce services in America’s Job Centers must shift to remote and virtual access.
The spread of the coronavirus (COVID-19) is having major impacts on states and counties across the U.S. Both the Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) Program and the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) present opportunities for states to support families and individuals in need during this emergency.
A number of states are already using telehealth in early intervention Part C that has included funding from both Medicaid and Private health insurance. There are a couple of articles that have looked at the use of telehealth within early intervention Part C.