MI HealthLink Home and Community Based Services (HCBS) Waiver and concurrent MI HealthLink Waiver renewals

Michigan

State Policies & Initiatives: 
Medicaid & Employment

“The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) approves Michigan’s MI HealthLink Home and Community Based Services (HCBS) Waiver and concurrent MI HealthLink Waiver renewals, authorized under sections 1915(c) and 1915(b)(1) of the Social Security Act (the Act) respectively. This letter replaced the approval letter issued on December 13, 2019…

These section 1915(c) and 1915(b) MI HealthLink waivers are effective for a five year period beginning January 1, 2020 through December 31, 2024 and operate concurrently…

Habilitation Services. The state assures that prevocational, educational, or supported employment services, or a combination of these services, if provided as habilitation services under the waiver are: (1) not otherwise available to the individual through a local educational agency under the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA) or the Rehabilitation Act of 1973; and, (2) furnished as part of expanded habilitation services.”

Systems: 
  • Medicaid Agencies
Topics: 
  • Home and Community Based Services (HCBS)
Other: 
  • Department of Health and Human Services
Date Enacted: 
12/17/2019
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