CMS Reworks Rules on Home and Community-Based Services Waivers

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) published a proposed rule last week in the Federal Register that would revise the regulations implementing Medicaid home and community-based services (HCBS) waivers under section 1915(c) of the Social Security Act. CMS proposes changing the HCBS services waiver program by providing states the option to combine the…