Long Term Care Medicaid Waiver

Q&A on Medicaid Long Term Care Programs

Click to see a series of questions submitted by the Florida Association on Aging’s Service Providers on the Medicaid Long Term Care Program and the responses provided by AHCA (Agency for Health Care Administration).

AHCA Notices of New Statewide Long-Term Care Program

Click to view AHCA’s notice of the new statewide Long-Term Care program to Assisted Living Facilities. Click to view AHCA’s notice of the new statewide Long-Term Care program to Nursing Home Facilities. These letters have been mailed to all Medicaid enrolled nursing homes and assisted living facilities statewide.

Department of Elder Affairs Notice of Meeting & Workshop Hearing

The Department of Elder Affairs announces a public meeting to which all persons are invited. Date and Time: August 16, 2013, 9:30 a.m. − 11:30 a.m. Place: Department of Elder Affairs, Room 225F, 4040 Esplanade Way, Tallahassee, Florida 32399 General Subject Matter to be Considered: Notice is hereby given that the following correction has been […]

Webinar on Long-term Care Enrollee and Provider Protections

July 1st AHCA/DOEA Webinar Slides Now Available – Click here! AHCA and DOEA are still compiling answers to the questions submitted during the July 1st webinar. Event Notice: Webinar on Long-term Care Enrollee and Provider Protections – July 22, 2013 at 2:00 p.m. If you are unable to attend, please visit our AHCA Agency YouTube […]

Kentucky’s Rush Into Medicaid Managed Care: A Cautionary Tale For Other States

Jenni Bergal, Kaiser Health News and The Washington Post, Jul 15, 2013 GREENSBURG, Ky. — Kaden Stone loves playing baseball, riding his bike and watching Duck Dynasty on TV at his red-brick ranch-style house in rural south central Kentucky. Despite his energy, the tiny boy of eight with a crewcut and missing front tooth can’t […]

Long Term Care Waiver Section of Website Launched

This section of the website has been established to serve as a source of timely and accurate information on the implementation of the Florida managed Long-Term Care (LTC) program.  The implementation begins August 1st in the Orange County area and will be fully implemented statewide by March1, 2014. Florida CHAIN has many concerns about this […]

Long Term Care Medicaid Waiver Contracts

Click here to view the American Elder Care Contract.  This is the contract between American Elder Care and the Agency for Health Care Administration for Long Term Care Waiver Services for every region in Florida. Click here to view the AmeriGroup Contract for services in Regions 10 and 11. Click here to view the Coventry […]

The Pacific Health Group Report: Medicaid Managed Care Study

Click here to read the Pacific Health Group Medicaid Managed Care Study. Commissioned by the Florida House in 2010, this report is the basis for the Managed Care Waiver we now have in Florida.

Leadership Council of Aging Organizations Letter to CMS

Click here to read the Leadership Council of Aging Organizations letter to CMS dated December 15, 2011 in opposition to the Florida 1915(b) and (c) Long Term Care Waiver request.

Georgetown Report on Florida’s Long Term Care Medicaid Waiver

Click here to access Georgetown University’s January 2012 report on Florida’s Proposed Medicaid Long-Term Care changes.