Announcements

WV Statewide Waiver Transition Plan


Please go to this website to view the public notice by clicking the blue PUBLIC NOTICE letters:

http://www.dhhr.wv.gov/bms/hcbs/Pages/default.aspx



This is the link to the plan for I/DD Waiver:
http://www.dhhr.wv.gov/bms/hcbs/HCBSSTP/Documents/WV%20Statewide%20Transition%20Plan%20-%20IDD.pdf



You have four ways to make a comment and the particulars of how to do this are in the posted Transition Plan:
1. Respond by email.
2. Respond in writing.
3. Call the Bureau for Medical Services.
4. Attend the Public Hearing on Dec. 15, 2014 from 1-3 pm at the Bureau of Senior Services in Charleston, WV.

This is NOT a draft of the upcoming waiver manual. Per the Bureau for Medical Services (BMS): "Through this new rule, CMS intends to ensure that individuals receiving Home and Community-Based Services through Medicaid waivers have full access to integrated, community living including receiving services in the most integrated setting possible."


Waiver Renewal 2015


The waiver manual is due for renewal!   

The WVDHHR Bureau for Medical Services has posted the 1915(c) renewal application for the Intellectual/Developmental Disability Waiver at: http://www.dhhr.wv.gov/bms/hcbs/IDD/Pages/default.aspx[dhhr.wv.gov]  for a 30 day public comment period ending 4/22/15. Comments may be made through email at IDDWComment@wv.gov  or by mailing them to WVDHHR BMS HCBS Unit, 350 Capitol Street, Room 251, Charleston, WV 25301.  If you need accessible formats of the documents please call 304-356-4892.