Home and Community Based Waiver for the Frail Elderly Amendment: New Service Level 4 for Augmented Personal Care
Personal Care (APC) Service is available to Frail Elderly (FE) Waiver
recipients residing at a licensed residential facility for groups or assisted
living. A new 4th Service Level of Care was authorized for
behaviorally complex recipients receiving services under the APC.
for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) requires that
states obtain public input for a waiver amendment in accordance with 42 CFR
441.304(f). The DHCFP requests public comment regarding the amendment due to
the addition of the new Service Level 4 definition and qualifications; and
correction to the number of legislatively approved waiver slots.
Under the Links on this web page the entire
renewal application can be viewed.