In the summer of 2016, the National Resource Center for Participant-Directed Services (NRCPDS) completed a National Inventory of self-directed programs in the United States. The inventory builds on the NRCPDS’ 2011 and 2013 national inventories... Read more
This is a report of the first evaluation of the Veteran-Directed Home and Community-Based Services (VD-HCBS) program. NRCPDS staff interviewed Veterans Affairs Medical Center (VAMC) coordinators and reviewed information about Veterans both in and... Read more
In this two-part study, the NRCPDS assessed key issues related to participant direction in Medicaid managed long-term services and supports (MLTSS) and integrated Medicare and Medicaid programs for the dually eligible. The NRCPDS reviewed... Read more
The following report presents twenty-four case stories about the experience of adults and children with disabilities who receive the cash option in the Consumer Directed Care Program in the state of Florida. The report is available as both a... Read more
This report assesses the effects of Cash & Counseling on Medicaid beneficiaries' primary informal caregivers and describes the experiences of their directly hired workers. The abstract (free) and full report (subscription required) are... Read more
This report presents twenty-five case stories about the experience of adults with disabilities who receive the cash option in the Personal Preference Program in New Jersey. The report focuses on how “care units,” composed of consumers and/or... Read more
This report documents the Replication States’ experience developing and implementing their new programs. The Grantees’ experience is divided into three stages: (1) planning, (2) design/development, and (3) implementation/enrollment.