Feds Extend American Rescue Plan Spending Deadline for States to Expand Medicaid HCBS

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States will have an additional year to use American Rescue Plan funds to strengthen the home care workforce and expand access to services On Friday, June 3, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), through the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS), is notifying states that they now have an additional year […]

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Senate Debates Expansion of Medicaid HCBS

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The Senate Special Committee on Aging met this week to debate the improvement and expansion of home-based services, particularly home-and-community based services, a consistent priority for committee chairman Senator Bob Casey (D-PA). Witnesses and Senators frequently cited. Casey’s Better Care Better Jobs (BCBJ) Act, strongly supported by NAHC, as it is the foundation for the HCBS […]

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Senate Debates Expansion of Medicaid HCBS

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The Senate Special Committee on Aging met this week to debate the improvement and expansion of home-based services, particularly home-and-community based services, a consistent priority for committee chairman Senator Bob Casey (D-PA). Witnesses and Senators frequently cited. Casey’s Better Care Better Jobs (BCBJ) Act, strongly supported by NAHC, as it is the foundation for the HCBS […]

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Senate Debates Expansion of Medicaid HCBS

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The Senate Special Committee on Aging met this week to debate the improvement and expansion of home-based services, particularly home-and-community based services, a consistent priority for committee chairman Senator Bob Casey (D-PA). Witnesses and Senators frequently cited. Casey’s Better Care Better Jobs (BCBJ) Act, strongly supported by NAHC, as it is the foundation for the HCBS […]

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NAHC to Congress: Big Investment in HCBS is Needed Now

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The National Association for Home Care & Hospice has joined a large group of likeminded organizations in urging leaders in both houses of Congress and both parties to ensure that Medicaid Home and Community Based Services (HCBS) remain part of any package that moves forward. A large investment is essential for building a sustainable HCBS infrastructure […]

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NAHC to Congress: Big Investment in HCBS is Needed Now

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The National Association for Home Care & Hospice has joined a large group of likeminded organizations in urging leaders in both houses of Congress and both parties to ensure that Medicaid Home and Community Based Services (HCBS) remain part of any package that moves forward. A large investment is essential for building a sustainable HCBS infrastructure […]

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The Better Care Better Jobs Act Means a Stronger Home Care Community

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Tell your elected representatives in Congress to support the Better Care Better Jobs Act! Senator Bob Casey (D-PA), long-time champion of in-home care and sponsor of the Better Care Better Jobs Act, has released a set of nationwide and individual state reports on the projected impact his Better Care Better Jobs Act will have on workers and recipients of care […]

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The Better Care Better Jobs Act Means a Stronger Home Care Community

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Tell your elected representatives in Congress to support the Better Care Better Jobs Act! Senator Bob Casey (D-PA), long-time champion of in-home care and sponsor of the Better Care Better Jobs Act, has released a set of nationwide and individual state reports on the projected impact his Better Care Better Jobs Act will have on workers and recipients of care […]

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The Better Care Better Jobs Act Means a Stronger Home Care Community

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Tell your elected representatives in Congress to support the Better Care Better Jobs Act! Senator Bob Casey (D-PA), long-time champion of in-home care and sponsor of the Better Care Better Jobs Act, has released a set of nationwide and individual state reports on the projected impact his Better Care Better Jobs Act will have on workers and recipients of care […]

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Listening Session on Home and Community-Based Services in the American Rescue Plan Act

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The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Servicse (CMS) has scheduled a listening session with the Center for Medicaid and CHIP Services’ Disabled & Elderly Health Programs Group to help inform their development of  guidance for state Medicaid agencies concerning the American Rescue Plan Act’s (ARPA) Home and Community-Based Services (HCBS) provision. This call will be Conference […]

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