Model Waiver

Purpose

The purpose of the Medicaid Model Waiver is to provide services to eligible children 20 years of age or younger who are medically complex/medically fragile or diagnosed with degenerative spinocerebellar disease.  The Model Waiver is designed to delay or prevent institutionalization and allow waiver recipients to maintain stable health while living at home in their community.

Eligibility Criteria

To qualify for the Model Waiver the applicant must:

Covered Services

Waiver services include:

How to Apply

To be assessed for Model Waiver eligibility, contact the CMAT program at (850)245-4200. To apply for Medicaid, contact the Department of Children and Families at http://www.myflorida.com/accessflorida.

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