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To: Division of Disability and Rehabilitative Services waiver providers and consumers
From: Nicole Norvell, Director, Division of Disability and Rehabilitative Services
Re: Waiver Amendments Approved
Date: February 5, 2014
The Indiana Family and Social Services Administration’s Division of Disability and Rehabilitative Services (DDRS) has received approval of the 3rd Amendment to the Family Supports Waiver (FSW), IN.0387.R02.03, as well as the 5th Amendment to the Community Integration and Habilitation Waiver (CIHW), IN.0378.R02.05, from the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS).
The Family Supports and the Community Integration and Habilitation waiver programs provide Medicaid Home and Community Based Services (HCBS) through 1915(c) Waivers to participants residing in a range of community settings as an alternative to care in an intermediate care facility for persons with intellectual disabilities or related conditions.
Family Supports Waiver
Amendments to the FSW are approved, with an effective date of January 1, 2014, and include the following changes:
Community Integration and Habilitation Waiver
Amendments to the CIHW are approved, with an effective date of February 1, 2014, and include the following changes: