Office of Long-Term Living’s Community HealthChoices Home and Community-Based Waiver Available for Comment
The Department of Human Services (Department) is making available for public review and comment the proposed Community HealthChoices (CHC) 1915(b) waiver and the proposed CHC 1915(c) waiver amendment which, if approved, will govern operation of the CHC Program, Pennsylvania’s managed long-term services and supports initiative.
To access the proposed CHC waiver amendment, click here.
All documents are available in alternate format and in paper copy upon request by calling the Office of Long-Term Living Bureau of Policy and Regulatory Management at (717) 783-8412.
The April 23, 2016, Volume 46, Number 17 issue of the Pennsylvania Bulletin contains the public notice announcing the proposed Community HealthChoices (CHC) 1915(b) waiver and the proposed CHC 1915(c) waiver amendment.
OLTL is seeking public comment on the proposed CHC 1915(b) waiver and the proposed 1915(c) waiver amendment.
Interested persons are invited to submit written comments by May 23, 2016, regarding the proposed CHC 1915(b) and the proposed CHC 1915(c) waiver amendment to:
Department of Human Services
Office of Long-Term Living, Bureau of Policy and Regulatory Management
Attention: CHC Waiver
P.O. Box 8025
Harrisburg, PA 17105-8025
Comments can also be sent to RAfirstname.lastname@example.org using the comment forms that OLTL has provided. The comment forms can be found by clicking here.
The public comment period ends May 23, 2016. Comments received within the 30-day comment period will be reviewed and considered for revisions to the amendments.
The Office of Long-Term Living will offer two webinars in May for public input and discussion. The webinars will be held on May 12, 2016 from 2pm - 3:30pm and May 18, 2016 from 10am - 11:30am.
CHC Waiver Changes Webinars
Click here to register for CHC Waiver Changes webinar to be held on May 12, 2016 at 2:00 PM EDT.
Click here to register for CHC Waiver Changes webinar to be held on May 18, 2016 at 10:00 AM EDT.
After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the webinar.