5101:3-31-06 Provider conditions of participation for the PASSPORT HCBS waiver program.

(A) The purpose of this rule is to establish the conditions under which providers are able to participate in the preadmission screening system providing options and resources today (PASSPORT) home and community based services (HCBS) waiver program.

(B) In order to obtain a medicaid provider agreement to be a PASSPORT provider, the provider shall be certified by the Ohio department of aging (ODA) or its designee in accordance with the provisions of Chapter 173-39 of the Administrative Code.

(C) PASSPORT waiver providers may be certified as either:

(1) An ODA-certified long-term care agency provider in accordance with the provisions of rule 173-39-03 of the Administrative Code, or

(2) An ODA-certified long-term care non-agency provider in accordance with the provisions of rule 173-39-03 of the Administrative Code, or

(3) An ODA-certified long-term care consumer-directed personal care provider in accordance with the provisions of rule 173-39-03 of the Administrative Code.

(D) Individuals enrolled in the PASSPORT HCBS waiver shall be given a free choice of qualified providers in accordance with rule 173-42-06 of the Administrative Code.

Effective: 03/17/2011
R.C. 119.032 review dates: 11/18/2010 and 03/01/2016
Promulgated Under: 119.03
Statutory Authority: 5111.85
Rule Amplifies: 5111.85
Prior Effective Dates: 7/16/84, 12/22/86 (Emer.), 3/23/87, 7/1/90, 1/14/96, 9/1/98, 7/1/06