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: Assisted Living Waiver Amendment

Post Date: February 1, 2016
End Date: March 2, 2016
Purpose: The purpose of this posting is to provide public notice and receive public comments for consideration regarding Assisted Living Waiver amendment. The amendment reflects the conversion from a Section 209(b) state, which applies rules that are more restrictive than SSI in determining Medicaid eligibility of SSI beneficiaries, to a Section 1634 state, under which the Social Security Administration determines Medicaid eligibility at the same time that eligibility for SSI benefits is determined.

Summary: Assisted Living Waiver Amendment
Detail: Assisted Living Waiver Amendment

A non-electronic copy of the Assisted Living Waiver Amendment 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:
    Assisted Living Waiver Amendment
    Ohio Department of Medicaid
    P.O. Box 182709, 5th Floor
    Columbus OH 43218
  • FAX: (614) 466-6945 (please include Attn. Assisted Living Waiver Amendment in the subject line)
  • Calling toll-free to leave a voicemail message at 1(800) 364-3153.
  • Courier or in-person submission to Attn: BLTCSS, Lazarus Building, 50 W. Town St., Columbus OH 43218.