HHS Releases New Guidance on American Rescue Plan Funding for Medicaid HCBS

Posted Sunday, May 16, 2021

President Joe Biden signed the American Rescue Plan in March, he locked in an important payment bump for Medicaid home- and community-based services (HCBS).

An important provision was the $1.9 trillion legislative package raises the Federal Medical Assistance Percentages (FMAP) for certain Medicaid HCBS by 10% from April 1 of 2021 through March 31 of next year.

“Millions of individuals across the county — including people with disabilities and older Americans — rely on home-based care and the workforce that provides that critical care,” HHS Secretary Xavier Becerra said in a related announcement. “The Biden-Harris administration continues to support states and workers by making critically needed investments in home- and community-based services.”

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