Federal and state governments should ensure that long-term services and supports
Federal and state governments should provide tax credits, other financial assistance, or both to caregivers.
Policymakers should expand participant-directed (sometimes referred to as consumer-directed) service models in publicly funded
The Centers for Medicare Authorized in 1965 under Title XVIII o
The federal government should eliminate Medicaid’s bias favoring nursing facilities by mandating the provision of
The federal government should continue to fund and expand the Money Follows the Person program.
Consumers should have the right to direct their own services if they so choose and if they are able.
Individuals who self-direct their services should have the same protections regarding quality of care and access to appeal procedures as do other beneficiaries of Medicaid-f
A long-term services and supports Also known as Long-term Care (LTC),
The cost of a new social insurance LTSS Also known as Long-ter