New Federal Home and Community Based Services Final Rules and Plans for Compliance in all Illinois 1915 (c) Waivers

The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) issued new rules related to home and community based settings. Illinois is required to submit a Statewide Transition Plan indicating our intension to comply and obtain public input prior to submission.

The Draft Statewide Transition Plan has been posted on the HFS website. Public comment regarding the Draft Plan is being sought from now till February 24, 2015.  At the website, there is a link to an e-mail address to provide feedback.