Adult Autism Waiver Capacity Increase Amendment Approval

The Bureau of Autism Services submitted a retroactive amendment to the Adult Autism Waiver (AAW) on May 24, 2017.  This amendment increased capacity in the waiver from 568 to 668 participants at any one time and increase the unduplicated count from 596 to 702.  This amendment was approved by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) on June 8, 2017.

This amendment is retroactive and has an effective date of July 1, 2016.

Where to access the waiver:  The Waiver Application is available here.

Copies of this notice and the waiver are also available by contacting the Bureau of Autism Services at the e-mail address below.

If you have any questions regarding the waiver amendment process or the information posted, please email RA-odpautismwaiver@pa.gov.

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