Self-Directed Services under Medicaid §1915(j) and (k) State Plan Authorities

2017 Self-Direction Conference Breakout Session: Medicaid §1915(j) Self-directed Personal Assistance Services Program and §1915(k) Community First Choice state plan options provide states with the opportunity to implement self-directed home and community-based services (HCBS) for elders and individuals of all ages with disabilities. This session provided an overview of these Medicaid state plan authorities and discussed how states might use them to implement self-directed HCBS.