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: Heightened Scrutiny Packages for NF-based LOC System-Residential Settings
||The purpose of this posting is to provide public notice and receive comments on 3 residential settings that may furnish the assisted living service in the My Care and Assisted Living waivers. The state has determined there is sufficient evidence to demonstrate these settings possess the required home and community-based characteristics and do not have institutional qualities. Evidence packages for these setting will be submitted to the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid (CMS) for heightened scrutiny review.
||Assisted Living Heightened Scrutiny Packages for Settings
A non-electronic copy of the Heightened Scrutiny Packages may be obtained by calling 1 (614) 466-5500.
Comments must be submitted by midnight of the comment period end date using one of the following options:
- E-mail: HCBSRemediation@age.ohio.gov
- Written comments sent to:
Attn: Heightened Scrutiny Package
Ohio Department of Aging, 1st Floor
Division for Community Living
246 North High Street
Columbus, OH 43215
- FAX: (614) 466-9812 (Please include Attn. Heightened Scrutiny Packages in the subject line)
- Call toll-free to leave a voicemail message 1 (855) 926-0994
- Courier or in-person submission to Attn: Department of Aging, 246 North High Street, 1st Floor, Columbus OH 43215