NH’s Medicaid – In Home Support Waiver – Listening Sessions

NH’s Medicaid – In Home Support Waiver – Listening Sessions

Waiver Renewal Process – New Hampshire’s Department of Health and Human Services requests your input as the Bureau of Developmental Services (BDS) begins the In Home Support (IHS) Waiver renewal process. BDS encourages people to participate in the listening sessions noted below or to provide input by email or mail. Sharing what has worked and what needs attention helps inform waiver changes in the application that will be available for public comment in Spring 2020.

The listening sessions can be attended in person at the address below or you can participate online through Zoom. They are as follows:

Tuesday, November 12, 2019 – Plymouth
Whole Family Village Resource Center
258 Highland St #1, Plymouth, NH
Time: 4-6 pm
Zoom link: https://unh.zoom.us/j/305677484
Call-In Option – 1 646 876 9923

Thursday, November 21, 2019 – Nashua
Nashua Public Library
2 Court Street, Nashua, NH
Time: 4-6pm
Zoom link: https://unh.zoom.us/j/437071755
Call-In Option – 1 646 876 9923

Monday, November 25, 2019 – Concord
Institute on Disability
57 Regional Drive, #8, Concord, NH
10am -12 p.m.
Zoom link: https://unh.zoom.us/j/486954219
Call-In Option – 1 646 876 9923

To view the current In Home Support (IHS) Waiver visit this link: https://www.dhhs.nh.gov/dcbcs/bds/documents/ihswaiver.pdf

♠ Requests for a hard copy of the In Home Support (IHS) Waiver should be submitted by mail to:
Ms. Kaarla Weston
New Hampshire Department of Health and Human Services
Attn: IHS Waiver Renewal Input
105 Pleasant Street
Concord, NH 03301

♠ A hard copy of the In Home Support (IHS) Waiver can also be picked up at BDS, which is located at:
New Hampshire Department of Health and Human Services
Bureau of Developmental Services (BDS)
The Main Building
105 Pleasant Street
Concord, NH 03301

Get Involved – Listening Sessions and More… There are several ways to give your input to BDS:
• Attend one of the three listening sessions held at the dates and locations noted below. At the listening sessions, you can give verbal or written comments.
• Email comments to IHSWaiverRenewal@dhhs.nh.gov or mail written comments to:

Ms. Kaarla Weston
New Hampshire Department of Health and Human Services
Attn: IHS Waiver Renewal Input
105 Pleasant Street
Concord, NH 03301

Posted in on November 8, 2019