Family Voices Indiana shares the following announcement from DDRS. There is an opportunity for public comment, and we encourage our members to share any concerns they might have via that process. Please send all comments to DDRSpolicies@fssa.IN.gov To: Division of Disability and Rehabilitative Services waiver providers and consumers From: Nicole Norvell, Director, DDRS Re: Waiver Amendments and Rate Increase Update Date: November 15, 2013 Indiana's Division of Disability and Rehabilitative Services (DDRS) has submitted requests for a 3rd Amendment to the Family Supports Waiver (FSW), IN.0387.R02.03, as well as a 5th Amendment to the Community Integration and Habilitation Waiver (CIH), IN.0378.R02.05 to the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS). The proposed effective date of each amendment is January 1, 2014. Family Supports Waiver The purpose of the 3rd Amendment to the Family Supports Waiver is to increase the waiver's annual expenditure cap
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