General Requirements for All Settings
Home and Community-Based Services (HCBS) Waivers provide Virginians enrolled in Medicaid long-term services and supports the option to receive community based services as an alternative to an institutional setting. Per federal regulations (42 CFR 441.301), individuals enrolled in a DD Waiver are permitted specific rights. For individuals receiving group home, sponsored residential, supported living, group day or group supported employment services in the DD Waivers the following must apply:
Use the information and resources provided to critically evaluate each setting’s compliance with these standards and to develop strategies to ensure individual’s rights are supported and achieved.