These videos provide an overview of some of the change to the Innovations Waiver. The Innovations Waiver is a home- and community-based Medicaid program. It provides services and supports to people with intellectual and/or developmental disabilities who are at risk of needing institutional care.
The changes took effect in November 2016. The change many individuals and caregivers are concerned about is the implementation of base budgets. Our guide to the changes explains what the base budget covers, how the base budget is determined, and how to advocate for your rights to services.
The following videos provide an overview of the Waiver changes and include important self-advocacy tips.