Developmental Disabilities “Announcements”

Georgia

~~“There were significant changes to the COMP Waiver that occurred following approval by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services in March 2017.  As a result, the four fiscal support services agencies sent an information sheet with the following facts about the transition:

The changes that have occurred are as follows: •CLD has been removed
•CLS has two new service codes, CL Basic and CL Extended
•CL Basic is used for employees that work a shift of 2.75 hours or less
•CL Extended is used for employees that work a shift of 3 or more hours
•CLS received a 7.2% increase to the total funds allocated to CLS”

State Policies & Initiatives: 
Policy
Systems: 
  • Medicaid Agencies
  • Other
Topics: 
  • Home and Community Based Services (HCBS)
Other: 
  • Department of Behavioral Health and Developmental Disabilities
Date Enacted: 
08/24/2017
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