Presentation on theme: "CHOICE SELECTION PERSONAL PREFERENCES OPTIONS."— Presentation transcript:
CHOICE SELECTION PERSONAL PREFERENCES OPTIONS
Section 1915(c) Section 1915(c) of the Social Security Act (SSA) Signed August 13, 1981 A MERICANS WITH D ISABILITIES A CT 1990
Fulfilling Americas Promise to Americans with Disabilities The New Freedom Initiative 2001
The New Freedom Initiative Access to Assistive and Universally Designed Technology Expand Educational Opportunities Promote Homeownership Integrating Americans with Disabilities into the Workforce Expand Transportation Options Promote Full Access to Community Life
ALL EACH The State assures that each individual found eligible for the waiver be given free choice of ALL qualified providers of EACH service included in his or her written plan of care.
TEXAS LEGISLATURE V ENDOR F ISCAL I NERMEDIARY CONSUMER MANAGED VOUCHER STIPEND CONSUMER DIRECTED SERVICES VFI CDS
From Vendor Fiscal Intermediary (VFI) to Consumer Directed Services (CDS)