Comment Period Now Open for PASSPORT Waiver Amendment and Assisted Living Waiver Renewal

Ohio has posted for public comment a proposed PASSPORT Medicaid Waiver Amendment and Assisted Living Medicaid Renewal, which will be submitted to the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) for review. A 30-day public comment period on both proposals is open through March 15, 2019.

The public comment period is a requirement under the January 16, 2014 CMS Home and Community-Based Services (HCBS) Settings Final Rule (CMS 2249-F/2296-F), which sets forth the actions Ohio will take to operate all applicable HCBS programs in compliance with the final rule.

Click here to review and comment on these proposals on the Ohio Department of Medicaid’s website.