Click on the link to listen in as Michelle talks with Karly Sciortino-Poulter, director for The Arc Advocacy Network, about plans to redesign Indiana’s Medicaid Waiver program. You can also find A View from My Window on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Stitcher, and IHeartRadio.
Since the time the podcast was taped, the Division of Disability and Rehabilitative Services and the Bureau of Developmental Disabilities Services have temporarily paused waiver redesign efforts due to the activities and circumstances that have evolved during to the COVID-19 pandemic. During this time the Human Services Research Institute will continue with their work related to the redesign. This will allow BDDS to quickly transition back to the important work of designing and creating waivers that assist individuals and families in living their vision of a good life.
The comment period has been extended and will remain open during this pause and can be submitted via the electronic survey or by emailing DDRSwaivernoticecomment@fssa.IN.gov. Please continue to share your ideas and feedback with DDRS during the extended comment period.