Public Notice and Request for Comment

Pursuant to the provision of title 42 Sections 441.301 and 441.304 of the Code of Federal Regulations, public notices are required for any of the following: new 1915(c) waiver, new 1915(i) state plan amendment, renewal of a 1915(c) waiver, and any amendment to a 1915(c) waiver that includes one or more substantive changes.

Public Notice: CMS HCBS Statewide Transition Plan: Heightened Scrutiny Review Request

Post Date 07/27/2017
End Date
Purpose The purpose of this posting is to provide public notice and receive comments on the state’s plan to request a CMS heightened scrutiny review of six residential settings in the ICF-IID delivery system.

The plan has been updated to incorporate heightened scrutiny evidence packages. This information is found in Section VII (page 92) and Appendix V (page158)
Initiative/Amendment HCBS Statewide Transition Plan
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A non-electronic copy of the Statewide Transition Plan may be obtained by calling (614) 466-6742.

Comments must be submitted by midnight of the comment period end date using one of the following options:

  • E-mail:
  • Written comments sent to:
       Attn: HCBS Statewide Transition Plan
        Ohio Department of Developmental Disabilities (DODD)
        30 East Broad Street, 13th Floor
        Columbus, OH 43215
  • FAX:(614) 466-6945 (please include in the subject line: Attn. Interagency Policy Section HCBS Statewide Transition Plan)
  • Calling toll-free to leave a voicemail message at: 1 (800) 617-6733
  • Courier or in-person submission to: Attn: DODD, 30 E. Broad Street, 13th Floor, Columbus OH 43215.