Florida has the fourth-largest economy in the United States, yet currently ranks 49th in Medicaid spending to provide services for individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities. Such services, including personal care, are critical for the survival of thousands of Floridians.
What's Important to Know
We urge for changes that will provide consistent funding to keep people in their homes and communities.
Save the iBudget Waiver Recommends:
- Yearly increases in utilization
- 10% of individuals on the waitlist be transition off each year
- Increasing provider rates for all personal support services
- Steering clear of for-profit managed care