5.14 Children’s Long-Term Support Waiver

DHA Case No. CWK 207268 (Wis. Div. of Hearings and Appeals March 28, 2023) (DHS) ↓ Download PDF The Children’s Long-Term Support (CLTS) Waiver program can pay for needed home modifications, but they must be cost-effective and solely benefit the participant. In this case, the participant’s mother asked for an interior open-concept remodel, a fence, […] Read more

DHA Case No. MPA 206828 (Wis. Div. of Hearings and Appeals January 23, 2023) (DHS) ↓ Download PDF Medicaid can cover durable medical equipment if it is medically necessary, a determination that includes cost-effectiveness. In this case, the petitioner—a 4-year-old with a genetic disorder who was “unable to understand safety, cause and effect, risk, or […] Read more

DHA Case No. CWK 206852 (Wis. Div. of Hearings and Appeals January 10, 2023) (DHS) ↓ Download PDF Vehicle modifications are allowed as a benefit of the Children’s Long-Term Support program, but they must “meet all applicable standards of manufacture, safety, design, and installation.” In this case, the petitioner’s mother asked for a modification to […] Read more