Is a Medicaid Waiver program that provides services in home and community based settings to delay or prevent nursing home placement.

 

For more info please contact us here or feel free to call us @ 330.505.2300 or toll free @ 1.800.686.7367.  Please ask for our Community Resource Division.

 

Who is eligible?

Participants must:

  • Be 60 years or older

  • Need hands-on assistance with dressing, bathing toileting, grooming, eating, or mobility

  • Receive services for which the cost does not exceed 60 percent of the cost of nursing home care

  • Have their physician(s) agree to a service plan

  • Meet financial criteria for Medicaid eligibility

 

What are the financial eligibility criteria?

  • County Departments of Job and Family Services determine financial eligibility of interested participants.

  • Individuals may not have countable assets valued at more than $1,500.

  • Monthly income must not exceed 300 percent of the Social Security Insurance benefit.

  • Depending on income, participants may be required to pay a patient liability each month toward the cost of services.

 

Services provided through PASSPORT:

  • Personal care

  • Home delivered meals

  • Adult day care

  • Medical transportation

  • Homemaker, emergency response and medical equipment and supplies

  • Chore services

  • Social work counseling, nutritional counseling

  • Independent living assistance

 

Ohio Home Care Waiver | PASSPORT | Assisted Living Waiver  | Caregiver Support  | Older American's Act | Title III | Wellness
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