Providers of Medicaid HCBS Waiver Services

Medicaid Related Assistance
Developmental Disabilities

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What you need to know

​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​As a provider, you are responsible to know the information on this page, as well as the information on the page specific to the waiver for which you offer services.

Conversations with the DDD Quality Unit 

Final Settings Rule

Do you have questions about the Final Settings Rule? Do you want more information and training before CMS does on-site visits in Nebraska? The DHHS Quality Team can help!

Quarterly Quality Meetings

The DDD Quality Unit, along with Liberty Healthcare, hosts quarterly meetings for providers of all HCBS Waiver services. The next meeting will be held on Monday, December 11, 2023 at 11:00 AM, CT. 

​Grants for Home and Community-Based Service Provider​s 

Home and Community-Based Service providers are invited to apply for new grants available from funding through the American Rescue Plan Act. For more information, see the application materials below:

​Home Health Provider Relief Payments

These provider relief payments are intended to help traditional home health providers continue existing services and expand the number of services provided to members under HCBS in Medicaid. See the instructions below for more information.

Telehealth Grants

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Facility Conversion Grants

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Join the HCBS Email List

Want to stay up to date? Sign up for our stakeholder email list! You will receive emails about upcoming changes and public events hosted by DDD. You will also receive emails with local and federal information affecting the people we serve. To sign up, email:

Home and Community-Based Services Spending Plan - Updated July 2023

​Nebraska Medicaid's spending plan for the additional funds available for home and community-based services (HCBS) through the American Rescue Plan Act received conditional approval from the federal government on January 31, 2022. 

Medicaid's most recent quarterly update to CMS is below:

​Below are previous spending plan updates and correspondence from the federal government:

Resources to Mitigate Risk