Self-Directed Home Care Explained
Stay in your home
Hire your own care/support workers
Hire your friends, potentially family
More hours of care/support for you
More of your benefits working for you
Independence. You're in charge
Self-Direction. Participant-Direction. Consumer-Direction.
Regardless of what it is called in your state, these phrases represent a long term-care option for Medicaid eligible individuals and their families that puts them in control.
If you or a loved one is an individual with disabilities, chronically ill, or simply aging, self-directed home care is your alternative for supporting you in performing everyday activities. Your alternative to admittance into restrictive long-term institutional care, or to using a home-care staffing agency that offers little to no choice or control over your support workers and services.
Public Partnerships | PPL supports you and your family in that choice to remain in your home and community. As Medicaid law in most states prohibits direct cash payments, our role as a Financial Management Service (FMS) provider, is to help you in your role of the employer of your own support workers. We assist you in hiring, paying for your choice of support workers and services, all within your state-approved personalized spending budget and local rules. We are the largest with 20 years of experience.
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Participating in a self-directed home care program gives you back choice, control and independence. It has the potential to transform lives – yours, your family's and those of your support network.
Public Partnerships | PPL supports program participants in multiple states who want to self-direct their or their loved one’s services and support. See the programs PPL offers today.
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