Balancing Incentive Program: Highlighting State Approaches and Progress
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Balancing Incentive Program: Highlighting State Approaches and Progress

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Date: May 30, 2013

Time: 02:00 PM ET - 03:30 PM ET

Type: Webinar

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Sponsored by: Friday Morning Collaborative

The Balancing Incentive Program is a time-limited opportunity for states to receive additional federal funding to improve access to home and community-based services and make structural changes.

States spending less than 50% of their total long-term services and supports funding on community-based services are eligible. Thirteen states have received awards totaling approximately $1.7 billion. Additional states must apply by Aug. 1, 2014.

This webinar will highlight the work of three states that have received awards: Texas, Indiana, and Missouri. States will discuss the application process, requirements, and how they are using the program.

Speakers:

  • Marc S. Gold, Texas Department of Aging and Disability Services
  • Satrina McDonald, Division of Disability & Rehabilitative Services, Indiana Family & Social Services Administration
  • Theresa Valdes, MO HealthNet Division, Department of Social Services
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