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NAMI Comments on Medicaid Funded Home and Community-based Services
June 16, 2011
The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) have proposed a new rule on Medicaid home and community-based services (HCBS) waivers. This proposed rule would revise the regulations implementing MHCBS waivers under section 1915(c) of the Social Security Act by providing States the option to combine the existing three waiver targeting groups.
The statute also defines Section 1915(c)(5) to include the following core services: