Home and Community Based Services (HCBS)Settings Rule Overview


~~“Utah’s Transition Plan –Activities Update
•To evaluate compliance with settings rule, providers completed self-assessments for ~2000 sites
o Residential Services –assisted living facilities, group homes
o Services delivered during the day –supported employment, day supports, sheltered workshops
• State performs onsite validation visits of a sample of provider sites (279 sites)
• Providers submitting initial remediation plans based on self-assessments and onsite validation visits(~1600 sites assessed require some level of remediation to come into full compliance)
• Part of CMS final approval requires Utah to submit results of provider self-assessments and state remediation efforts.”  

State Policies & Initiatives: 
Medicaid & Employment
  • Medicaid Agencies
  • Other
  • Department of Health
Date Enacted: