If you applied for Medicaid Home and Community-Based Services (HCBS) Waiver services and received a notice of decision saying you were not eligible, you may:
If you are not satisfied with the explanation of why you are not eligible, you may request a fair hearing. Your case will be reviewed by a DHHS Hearing Officer. You may represent yourself or ask someone to assist you.
At the hearing, both sides present evidence. You have a right to have witnesses testify. Anyone who testifies can be asked questions by the other side and the Hearing Officer. At the end of the hearing, the Hearing Officer makes a recommendation to the DDD Director. The Director makes the final decision.
DHHS - Division of Developmental Disabilities Appeal
301 Centennial Mall South
P.O. Box 95026
Lincoln, Nebraska 68509-5026