Traumatic Brain Injury and Spinal Cord Injury Waiver

Purpose

The purpose of the Medicaid Traumatic Brain Injury and Spinal Cord Injury (TBI/SCI) Waiver is to maintain and promote the health of individuals with traumatic brain injuries or spinal cord injuries through the provision of needed supports and services in order to delay or prevent institutionalization. The TBI/SCI Waiver is designed to provide a choice of services that will allow eligible recipients to live at home or in the community and to achieve productive lives to the highest degree possible.

Eligibility Criteria

To qualify for the TBI/SCI Waiver, the applicant must:

Covered Services

Waiver services include:

How to Apply

For information on how to apply for the TBI/SCI Waiver, contact the Department of Health (DOH)’s Brain and Spinal Cord Injury Program (BSCIP) Central Registry toll free number 1 (800) 342-0778 or apply through DOH’s website at http://www.floridahealth.gov/diseases-and-conditions/brain-and-spinal-cord-injuries/index.html.

December 2015 Amendment - TBI/SCI Waiver

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