Patient Centered Medical Homes

Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA) Application to Medicaid Home and Community-Based Services (HCBS)

Several months ago, the U.S. Department of Labor with the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services issued revised regulations on the FLSA application to Medicaid HCBS programs, including consumer self-directed programs. Available here are proposed action steps and a fact sheet prepared by 5 national disability organizations: Bazelon-AAPD-NCIL-NDRN-NSCLC.

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“Patient Centered Medical Homes” (Health Homes)

AAHD has commented on the National Committee on Quality Assurance (NCQA) proposed draft revised standards accrediting “patient-centered medical homes.” or health homes. The AAHD comments are here: PDF.

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Week of June 11, 2013

Medicaid Buy-In: Experiences of Persons with Disabilities – 35 of 38 States Report May 20, 2013 Mathematica Policy Research report for CMS (Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services). Learn more here. HUD Guidelines on Implementing Olmstead Integrated Living Goals June 5 HUD (Department of Housing and Urban Development) on the Olmstead Supreme Court decision. Learn […]

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