Using Medicaid to Cover Services for Elderly Persons in Residential Care Settings: State Policy Maker and Stakeholder Views in Six States. Negotiated Risk Agreements
Respondents varied considerably in their views about these agreements. Some felt that such agreements can be useful for both providers and residents, enabling a less "paternalistic" approach to service delivery. Some felt they should not be mandated, while others that they should be required in all residential care settings.