Using Medicaid to Cover Services for Elderly Persons in Residential Care Settings: State Policy Maker and Stakeholder Views in Six States. Services


  • Services must address not only functional limitations but the health and nursing needs of an increasingly older population with chronic health problems. If the program is going to allow people to age in place, a "light care" model is not going to work for waiver clients.

  • A good case management system is essential, as is a system of nurse consultation and teaching, nurse supervision, and nurse delegation.

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