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Public Comment Notice for Renewal of Home & Community-Based Services





FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: January 3, 2018

Contact: Dan Hoblick, Department of Human Services, 605-773-6463

 

Public Comment Notice for Renewal of Home & Community-Based Services

 

PIERRE, S.D. – The South Dakota Department of Human Services Division of Developmental Disabilities is seeking public comment on revisions to the Community Hope Opportunity Independent Careers Empowerment Success (CHOICES) Medicaid waiver program.

 

Revisions to the CHOICES program include:

 

  • Updates to residential, employment and case management services;
  • Revisions to participant assessment and stakeholder engagement processes; and
  • Performance measures updates.

The public comment period opens Jan. 8 and ends on Feb. 7, 2018.

 

Comments can be emailed to Colin.Hutchison@state.sd.us or submitted by phone at 605-773-3438.

 

For more information, please visit http://dhs.sd.gov/developmentaldisabilities/default.aspx.

 

The CHOICES waiver delivers home and community-based services to individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities through Community Support Providers and Conflict-Free Case Managers.

 

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