TRAUMATIC BRAIN INJURY/SPINAL CORD INJURY WAIVER
Request for Public Input
Notice to Participants, Caregivers & Providers
The Mississippi Division of Medicaid (DOM) Office of Long Term Care in conjunction with the Mississippi Department of Rehabilitation Services (MDRS) Office of Special Disability Programs requests your feedback in the renewal of the 1915(c) Home and Community Based Traumatic Brain Injury/Spinal Cord Injury Waiver. DOM and MDRS are seeking input regarding recommended changes from participants, caregivers, providers, and other community stakeholders prior to the submission of the renewal application to the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS). Comments or recommendations specific to this waiver must be received by December 31, 2022.
Traumatic Brain Injury/Spinal Cord Injury Waiver Basics
The Traumatic Brain Injury/Spinal Cord Injury Waiver is a statewide program administered by the DOM and operated by the Mississippi Department of Rehabilitation Services (MDRS). It is designed to offer assistance and services in a home or community-based setting for those who meet the criteria and qualify for Medicaid. The program allows persons to receive services and supports in their home as an alternative to nursing facility care or other institutional care.
The current Traumatic Brain Injury/Spinal Cord Injury Waiver is available for review at:
For more information please click on the flyer below: