Research Report Home and Community-Based Services for Older People and Younger Adults with Physical Disabilities in Indiana
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Final Report
Jane Tilly, Susan M. Goldenson
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Indiana, a midwestern state with about 6 million people in 1999, provides home and community services to about 2,300 beneficiaries through its Aged/Disabled Medicaid waiver and an additional 10,000 persons with disabilities through its state-funded Community and Home Options to Institutional Care for the Elderly (CHOICE) program. The Medicaid waiver and the CHOICE program rely on an agency-based model for provision of home care services; with CHOICE providing a particularly flexible set of services. The state also funds two small programs that provide supplemental payments to people in board and care homes.
Research Areas Health and health care Aging and retirement Children and youth
Tags Medicaid and the Children’s Health Insurance Program  Children's health and development Long-term services and support