State of Missouri: MoHealthNet Developmental Disabilities Waivers Manual

State of Missouri: MoHealthNet Developmental Disabilities Waivers Manual

The Missouri Department of Mental Health’s Division of Developmental Disabilities (Division of DD) administers four Medicaid Home- and Community-Based Services (HCBS) Waiver programs for individuals with developmental disabilities. The four waivers are: Comprehensive Waiver Missouri Children with Developmental Disabilities Waiver […]

Frequently Asked Questions: Georgia Independence Plus Initiative

Frequently Asked Questions: Georgia Independence Plus Initiative

These FAQs describe self-determination, self-directed service delivery, and how the Georgia Independence Plus Initiative is involved in offering self-directed services. Georgia’s Department of Human Resources and Department of Community Health amended Home- and Community-Based Waivers for people with disabilities and […]

Services My Way Program: Sample Job Description

Services My Way Program: Sample Job Description

Appendix C of the “Services My Way Program” provides a sample job description to be used when an individual using self-directed services puts out a notice for an employee as a support aide. For more information on the District of […]

Services My Way Program: Participant Guide

Services My Way Program: Participant Guide

The District of Columbia’s Medicaid participant-directed service program is called the “Services My Way Program” which permits individuals enrolled in the Medicaid EPD waiver and live in their natural homes to exercise more independent choice and control over their supports […]

Services My Way Program: Sample Interview

Services My Way Program: Sample Interview

Appendix D of the “Services My Way Program” provides a sample interview that can be used when an individual using self-directed services is hiring an employee as a support aide. For more information on the District of Columbia’s Medicaid participant-directed […]

Self-Direction in Waiver Services

Self-Direction in Waiver Services

Currently, recipients of the New Opportunities Waiver (NOW), Children’s Choice Waiver and Residential Options Waiver have the option of receiving services through a provider agency or through Self-Direction. The Self-Directed option gives you the most control over your supports, but […]