Using Medicaid to Cover Services for Elderly Persons in Residential Care Settings: State Policy Maker and Stakeholder Views in Six States. Negotiated Risk Agreements
There was consensus that consumers should have the option of assuming risk, but uncertainty about the correct process for doing so, particularly for persons with cognitive impairment. Negotiated risk is not specifically identified as such; it is addressed indirectly. Providers are using negotiated risk--but mainly as a communication tool.