Home and Community-Based Services Waivers
About home- and community-based services
A Michigan Medicaid home- and community-based services (HCBS) waiver is designed to offer an alternative to institutionalization to qualifying beneficiaries.
AmeriHealth Caritas VIP Care Plus offers a number of HCBS benefits to all plan members when medically necessary. If you are not a waiver participant, you can receive HCBS waiver benefits through AmeriHealth Caritas VIP Care Plus if they are medically necessary for you. Waiver services include:
- Adult day programs.
- Assistive technology.
- Chore services.
- Environmental modifications.
- Expanded community living supports.
- Fiscal intermediary services.
- Home-delivered meals.
- Non-medical transportation.
- Preventive nursing services.
- Private duty nursing (PDN).
- Respite waiver services.
For more information, call AmeriHealth Caritas VIP Care Plus Member Services at 1-888-667-0318 (TTY/TDD 711), 8 a.m. to 8 p.m., seven days a week.