The purpose of the amendment to Rule 59G-13.070, Florida Administrative Code (F.A.C.), is to update the Florida Medicaid Developmental Disabilities Individual Budgeting Waiver Services Coverage and Limitations Handbook, _________. The amendment adds ...  

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    AGENCY FOR HEALTH CARE ADMINISTRATION

    Medicaid

    RULE NO.:RULE TITLE:

    59G-13.070Developmental Disabilities Individual Budgeting Waiver Services

    PURPOSE AND EFFECT: The purpose of the amendment to Rule 59G-13.070, Florida Administrative Code (F.A.C.), is to update the Florida Medicaid Developmental Disabilities Individual Budgeting Waiver Services Coverage and Limitations Handbook, _________. The amendment adds language regarding the development and implementation of the Agency for Persons with Disabilities’ data management system called iConnect, which will be used by waiver providers and Waiver Support Coordinators, adds clarifying language where necessary, makes technical edits, and updates rates for respiratory therapy services.

    SUBJECT AREA TO BE ADDRESSED: Developmental Disabilities Individual Budgeting Waiver Services.

    RULEMAKING AUTHORITY: 393.501, 409.919 FS.

    LAW IMPLEMENTED: 393.0662, 409.902, 409.906, 409.907, 409.908, 409.912, 409.913 FS.

    A RULE DEVELOPMENT WORKSHOP WILL BE HELD AT THE DATE, TIME AND PLACE SHOWN BELOW:

    DATE AND TIME: September 24, 2019, 2:30 to 3:00 p.m.

    PLACE: Agency for Health Care Administration, 2727 Mahan Drive, Building 3, Tallahassee, Florida 32308-5407.

    Pursuant to the provisions of the Americans with Disabilities Act, any person requiring special accommodations to participate in this workshop/meeting is asked to advise the agency at least 48 days before the workshop/meeting by contacting: MedicaidRuleComments@ahca.myflorida.com If you are hearing or speech impaired, please contact the agency using the Florida Relay Service, 1(800)955-8771 (TDD) or 1(800)955-8770 (Voice).

    THE PERSON TO BE CONTACTED REGARDING THE PROPOSED RULE DEVELOPMENT AND A COPY OF THE PRELIMINARY DRAFT, IF AVAILABLE, IS: MedicaidRuleComments@ahca.myflorida.com. Please note that a preliminary draft of the reference material, if available, will be posted prior to the workshop at http://ahca.myflorida.com/Medicaid/review/index.shtml. Official comments to be entered into the rule record will be received until 5:00 p.m. on September 25, 2019 and may be e-mailed to MedicaidRuleComments@ahca.myflorida.com.

     

    THE PRELIMINARY TEXT OF THE PROPOSED RULE DEVELOPMENT IS:

     

    59G-13.070 Developmental Disabilities Individual Budgeting Waiver Services.

    (1) This rule applies to all providers rendering Florida Medicaid Developmental Disabilities Individual Budgeting Waiver services to recipients.

    (2) All providers must be in compliance with the provisions of the Florida Medicaid Developmental Disabilities Individual Budgeting Waiver Services Coverage and Limitations Handbook, _____June 2018 incorporated by reference. The handbook is available on the Agency for Health Care Administration’s Web site at http://ahca.myflorida.com/Medicaid/review/index.shtml, and at http://www.flrules.org/Gateway/reference.asp?No=Ref-______09414.

    (3) The following forms are included in the Florida Medicaid Developmental Disabilities Individual Budgeting Waiver Services Coverage and Limitations Handbook, ______June 2018 , in the order they appear in the handbook, and are incorporated by reference.

    (a) Medicaid Waiver Services Agreement, AHCA Form 5000-3553, September 2015.

    (b) Functional Community Assessment Form, AHCA Form 5000-3556, September 2015.

    (c) Housing Survey Form, AHCA Form 5000-3552, September 2015.

    (d) Financial Profile, AHCA Form 5000-3557, September 2015.

    (e) Trainers/Trainer Agreement Form, AHCA Form 5000-3554, June 2018.

    Rulemaking Authority 393.501, 409.919 FS. Law Implemented 393.0662, 409.902, 409.906, 409.907, 409.908, 409.912, 409.913 FS. History‒New 9-3-15, Amended 7-10-17, 6-10-18,________.

Document Information

Subject:
Developmental Disabilities Individual Budgeting Waiver Services.
Purpose:
The purpose of the amendment to Rule 59G-13.070, Florida Administrative Code (F.A.C.), is to update the Florida Medicaid Developmental Disabilities Individual Budgeting Waiver Services Coverage and Limitations Handbook, _________. The amendment adds language regarding the development and implementation of the Agency for Persons with Disabilities’ data management system called iConnect, which will be used by waiver providers and Waiver Support Coordinators, adds clarifying language where ...
Rulemaking Authority:
393.501, 409.919 FS.
Law:
393.0662, 409.902, 409.906, 409.907, 409.908, 409.912, 409.913 FS.
Contact:
MedicaidRuleComments@ahca.myflorida.com. Please note that a preliminary draft of the reference material, if available, will be posted prior to the workshop at http://ahca.myflorida.com/Medicaid/review/index.shtml. Official comments to be entered into the rule record will be received until 5:00 p.m. on September 25, 2019 and may be e-mailed to MedicaidRuleComments@ahca.myflorida.com.
Related Rules: (1)
59G-13.070.