Notice of Emergency and Proposed Rulemaking: ID/DD Waiver

Washington DC

~~“The Department of Disability Services (DDS), Developmental Disabilities Administration (DDA), operates the Medicaid Home and Community–Based Services (HCBS) Waiver for Individuals with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities (ID/DD Waiver) under the supervision of DHCF.  The ID/DD Waiver was approved by the Council of the District of Columbia (Council) and renewed by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) for a five year period beginning November 20, 2012 and ending November 19, 2017.  An amendment to renew the ID/DD Waiver for another five-year period beginning November 20, 2017 and ending November 19, 2022, was approved by the Council through the Medicaid Assistance Program Emergency Amendment Act  of 2017, effective July 20, 2017 (D.C. Act 22-0104, D.C. Official Code §  1-307.02(a)(11)(D)(2017 Supp.)), and subsequently was sent by DHCF to CMS for its approval. DHCF anticipates that CMS will approve the renewal amendment effective November 20, 2017”

State Policies & Initiatives: 
Medicaid & Employment
  • Department of Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities
  • Medicaid Agencies
  • Home and Community Based Services (HCBS)
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