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Approved HCBS Waivers

Approved HCBS Waivers

Proposed Amendments to HCBS Waivers

SDS is requesting comment from recipients, waiver service providers, and other stakeholders on amendments to four of Alaska’s 1915(c) home and community-based services waivers before the amendments are submitted to the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) for approval. These waiver amendments align with proposed changes to regulations.
These proposed waiver amendments address the service definition of, limitations on, and exceptions to limitations on day habilitation. 

SDS will accept public comment on the proposed waiver amendments until 5:00 pm, Monday, September 30, 2019. Please send written comments to Jetta Whittaker, PO Box 110680, Juneau AK 99811, or 

If you need accommodation in order in order to review the proposed waiver amendments, please contact Jetta Whittaker at