Community Living Waiver Effective January 1, 2018 Submitted to CMS

On October 3, 2017 the Department of Human Services (DHS) submitted the Community Living Waiver to the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS). The submitted Waiver includes modifications that were made as a result of comments submitted by 38 people and organizations. A summary of the comments received and ODP’s responses can be found in the Main Module of the waiver, starting in the public input section and continuing in the Additional Needed Information section. CMS has 90 days to review the application for the Community Living Waiver and changes may occur to the content based upon discussions with CMS during the approval process. ODP will inform all stakeholders when CMS has officially approved the Community Living Waiver and will make the approved Waiver available at that time.

Documents Submitted to CMS

Community Living Waiver
Side-by-Side of Substantive Changes Made to the Community Living Waiver