Home and Community Based Waivers

Iowa currently has seven Home and Community Based Waivers and a Consumer Choices Option, which gives you more control over how to choose your services, explained below. You must be eligible for Medicaid and also meet the requirements for the waiver you are applying for and/or receiving.

Are Home and Community-based services right for you? Read this brochure to learn more about the services. Learn more about the individual waivers in the informational packets listed below.

Is the Consumer Choice Option right for you? Read this flyer to learn more about the services.

Learn more about individual waiver programs at the links below:

Waiver/Program Information Packets
HCBS Waiver Brochure

Waiver Information Packets

Health & Disability (HD) Waiver

AIDS-HIV (AH) Waiver

Elderly (E) Waiver

Intellectual Disability (ID) Waiver

Brain Injury (BI) Waiver

Physical Disability (PD) Waiver

Children's Mental Health(CMH) Waiver

 

Waiver/Program Brochures

Document

CMH Brochure


Program Comparison Charts


HCBS Funding Slots

Updates on member enrollmentandfunding slotcapacity for each of the HCBS waivers:


Reports and Publications

The Reports and Publications section of the IME web provides links to forms, reports, rates, grants, RFIs and RFPs, brochures, manuals, and publications. These links are targeted at both service providers and members.


HCBS Documents

Document

Description

Personnel Checklists:

Personnel checklists for providers enrolled to provide Supported Employment (SE) services, Supported Community Living (SCL) services and Residential-Based Supported Community Living (RBSCL) services.

Used to document dates of required trainings for workers providing any of these services.

HCBS Waiver Statistical Years

Beginning and ending of the statistical years for each of the six HCBS waivers.

SEA Form

Supported Employment Readiness Analysis

Medicaid HCBS Waiver Provider Application

Medicaid HCBS Waiver Provider Application Form 470-2917

Children's Mental Health Waiver Assessment

HCBS Children's Mental Health Waiver Assessment Tool470-4211

Brain Injury Functional Assessment

HCBS Brain Injury Level of Care Assessment Tool 470-3349

Mental Retardation Functional Assessment

HCBS Mental Retardation Level of Care Assessment Tool 470-3073

Elderly Waiver Amendment

Application for a ?1915 (c) HCBS Waiver

Application for a ?1915 (c) HCBS Waiver

This is a request to amend our current Elderly waiver to add a self direction option and case management service.

ISIS Questions and Answers

Answers and clarifications to the questions regarding ISIS, as gathered from the field staff.

ISIS User ID Form

UserID request form to add new workers to the Individualized Services Information System (ISIS). Save locally, fill out, then send as an attachment to ISISHelpDesk@dhs.state.ia.us.