Governor Charles D. Baker's Budget Recommendation - House 1 Fiscal Year 2016

9110-1630 - Elder Home Care Purchased Services




Account Description FY 2015
Spending
FY 2016
House 1
9110-1630 Elder Home Care Purchased Services
For the operation of the elder home care program, including contracts with aging service access points or other qualified entities for the home care program, health aides, home health and respite services, geriatric mental health services and other services provided to the elderly; provided, that a sliding fee shall be charged to qualified elders; provided further, that the secretary of elder affairs may waive collection of sliding fees in cases of extreme financial hardship; provided further, that not more than $11,500,000 in revenues accrued from sliding fees shall be retained by the individual home care corporations without re-allocation by the executive office of elder affairs, and shall be expended for the purposes of the home care program, consistent with guidelines to be issued by the executive office; and provided further, that the secretary of elder affairs may transfer an amount not to exceed 3 per cent of the funds appropriated in this item to item 9110-1633 for case management services and the administration of the home care program
                General Fund ............... 93.76%
                Community First Trust Fund - Budgeted ............... 6.24%
106,667,534 106,667,534

 
 


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