Provider Standards

NJEIS maintains standards for both provider agencies and for individual early intervention practitioners.


Provider Competency Standards

The Provider Competency Standards are intended to be a “gold standard” and guide best practices for NJEIS provider agencies.

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Guidance for the NJEIS Provider Competency Standards Self-Assessment Tool
NJEIS Competency Standards Self-Assessment Tool
Personnel Standards for NJEIS Practitioners

The Department of Health has established personnel standards in accordance with Part C of the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act and the NJEIS rules. Everyone who wants to provide services to eligible children and their families in the early intervention system must meet the appropriate professional and paraprofessional requirements.

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Last Reviewed: 8/28/2023