In response to new rules issued by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) related to home and community based settings for Medicaid-funded HCBS waivers, the Commonwealth of Massachusetts has submitted the materials found below. These materials include our Statewide HCBS Transition Plan, agency-specific Transition Plans related to waiver-operating agencies, a summary of the comments received through the public input process and the state’s responses to these comments.  

In addition you will find further information about the new CMS rule through the links below.

Click on the links below to find additional information about the new CMS rules for HCBS waivers and Massachusetts’ response to these rules.


Addendum to the Statewide Transition Plan for Non-residential Services Compliance with the Home- and Community-Based Services (HCBS) Community Rule

Click on the links below to find the Massachusetts’ HCBS Transition Plan Addendum for non-residential services as well as agency-specific information for DDS, MRC and EOEA.