Health Care Authority Rulemaking Notice

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Health Care Authority Rulemaking Notice

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Emergency Adoption (CR103E)

182-559-100 Foundational Community Supports - General
182-559-150 Foundational Community Supports - Definitions
182-559-200 Foundational Community Supports - Eligible providers
182-559-300 Foundational Community Supports - Eligibility
182-559-350 Foundational Community Supports - Eligibility for supported employment services
182-559-400 Foundational Community Supports - Payment
182-559-600 Foundational Community Supports - Limitation of scope of benefits

Purpose: The agency is revising the following rules to align with changes to the Foundational Community Supports program protocol that was recently approved by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS): WAC 182-559-100, Foundational community supports program – General; WAC 182-559-150, Foundational community supports program – Definitions; WAC 182-559-200, Foundational community supports program – Eligible providers; WAC 182-559-300, Foundational community supports program – Eligibility; and WAC 182-559-400, Foundational community supports program – Payment. The agency is revising the name of WAC 182-559-300 to reflect that this section contains eligibility for community support services (also known as supportive housing services) only. The agency is adding a new section, WAC 182-559-350, Foundational community supports program – Eligibility for supported employment services, to provide more detailed information as required by the protocol. The agency is adding new WAC 182-559-600, Foundational community supports program – Grievance and appeals system, to clarify the grievance and appeals process for clients receiving services through the Foundational Community Supports program. (WSR 18-11-036)