Public Notice: Intellectual Disability (ID) Waiver Renewal

Pursuant to the authority of Iowa Code Section 249A.4, the Iowa Department of Human Services (DHS) intends to renew the Home- and Community-Based Services (HCBS) Intellectual Disability (ID) Waiver effective July 1, 2019.

The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) authorizes 1915(c) HCBS Waivers for a period of five years. The ID Waiver renewal application does not include any substantive changes to the currently approved waiver.

Prior to finalizing, DHS will consider all written comments received. The comments will be summarized and addressed in the final renewal application submitted to CMS.

Public Notice: Intellectual Disability (ID) Waiver Renewal

Post Date:

December 6, 2018

End Date:

January 4, 2019


The purpose of this posting is to provide public notice and receive public comments  regarding the renewal of the HCBS ID Waiver effective July 1, 2019.


Public NoticeIntellectual Disability (ID) Waiver Renewal
Attachment2018 ID Waiver Renewal Application

Written notice may be addressed to:

Brian Wines
Department of Human Services
Iowa Medicaid Enterprise
100 Army Post Road
Des Moines, IA 50315

Comments may also be sent via electronic mail to

All comments must be received by January 4, 2019, at 4:30 p.m.