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Program Description

  Home & Community Based MA Waiver Services

This program area administers and operates Maryland's Long-Term Care Medicaid program, Community First Choice (CFC). CFC Supports Planners and Nurse Monitors provide a continuum of services designed to allow people of all ages and in need of long-term care to live in the community, rather than in institutions.

Program Contacts

Contact Odile Brunetto of the HHS - Aging and Disability Services at 240.777.4565 or Joshua Watters of the Office of Management and Budget at 240.777.2768 for more information regarding this department's operating budget.


Program Budget Changes

FY20 Approved ChangesExpendituresFTEs
FY19 Approved271326710.00
Increase Cost: Adjust Budget for the Community First Choice Nurse Monitoring Program to Address Structural Budget Deficiencies4839180.00
Shift: MFP Opt. Counseling Grant Funds-962500.00
Multi-program adjustments, including negotiated compensation changes, employee benefit changes, changes due to staff turnover, reorganizations, and other budget changes affecting multiple programs.1599671.00
FY20 Approved326090211.00