Our member’s top priority is ensuring the health and welfare of the individuals they serve but also giving individuals dignity of risk. Finding this middle ground can be difficult for direct support professionals. Throughout 2017, OPRA, our members, DODD, and the county boards will be taking a meticulous look the MUI rule and how the system can leverage the rule to protect individuals served, offer new opportunities for independence, and increase the quality of direct care supports. Contact Jeff Davis ( for more information on the MUI rule.