The purpose of this memo is to organize and update previously published Division of Long Term Care (DLTC)
Bureau of Long Term Care Financing (BLTCF) memos to counties addressing preparedness for the transition to
long term care reform and implementation.
This memo is #4 in a series of 4 memos and addresses the following:
- The planning instructions for counties transitioning to long-term care reform.
- The enrollment of new individuals in Home and Community Based Waivers (HCBWs) immediately prior to and during a county’s transition the new long-term care implementation.
- Development of community placements for individuals relocating from institutions (nursing homes, ICFs-MR and State Centers) immediately prior to, and during, a county’s transition to the new long-term care.