Policy Analysis Paper: What Is The Future For Medicaid HCBS Waivers As A New Federal Administration Takes Shape?

What Will This Webinar Cover?

Professionals who support individuals with physical and/or intellectual disabilities (IDD) and the frail elderly are eager to learn more about what can be expected in the Biden Administration as it reviews and implements Medicaid policy for home and community-based (HCBS) waivers and 1115 demonstrations. As the scope of Medicaid HCBS and supports varies widely among states, indications from Washington, DC can help stakeholders prepare for a more promising future. During this webinar, industry expert JoAnn Lamphere will offer perspectives derived from recently published sources and interviews with key observers, to illuminate what can be anticipated in the months ahead.



JoAnn Lamphere, DrPH, is a consultant for MediSked and previously served as the Former Deputy Commissioner of Person-Centered Supports at the New York State Office of People with Developmental Disabilities (OPWDD) until her retirement in 2018. Her previous roles include serving as a former Principal at Health Management Associates (HMA) and as the State Government Affairs Director for the Long-Term Care Team at AARP. JoAnn earned her Doctorate in Public Health at Columbia University.