Home and Community Based Waivers Rate Increases for Personal Care Services

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Effective September 1, 2012, The South Carolina Department of Health and Human Services (SCDHHS) will increase reimbursement for Personal Care Services in the Home and Community Based waiver programs. 

 

The following table lists the current procedure code utilized for each waiver:

 

Program

Procedure Code

Procedure Description

Current

rate

New

rate

 

Community Choices

 

T1019

 

Personal Care II

 

 

15.20

 

 

  15.50

HIV

T1019

Personal Care II

15.20

 

15.50

 

Mechanical Ventilation

T1019

        

Personal Care II

 

15.20

   

 

15.50

 

 

IID/RD

         T1019

Personal Care II

15.20

 

15.50

 

Community supports

         T1019

Personal Care II

15.20

 

15.50

 

Children’s PCA

         T1019

         

Personal Care II

 

15.20

 

 

  15.50

 

 

HASCI

         X0241

Attendant Care

     15.20

  15.50

Program

Procedure Code

Procedure Description

Current Rate

New Rate

Community Choices

S5130

 

Personal Care I

 

 

11.40

 

 

11.70

 

HIV

S5130

Personal Care I

11.40

11.70

Mechanical Ventilation

S5130

      

Personal Care I

 

     11.40

 

  

11.70

 

 

IID/RD

         S5130

Personal Care I

     11.40

   

11.70

 

Community supports

 

         S5130

Personal Care I

     11.40

11.70

 

 

If you have questions concerning the above information, please contact your Program Manager at (803) 898-2590.

 

Thank you for your continued participation in the South Carolina Medicaid Program.

 

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