FY 2017 RISP Infographics
How much money is spent on Medicaid Home and Community Based Services waivers for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities?
In 2017 The Medicaid Home and Community Based Services Waiver program funded supports for about eight hundred thousand people with intellectual or developmental disabilities at a cost of nearly $39 billion dollars. Supports cost an average of $44,983 per person. Cost averaged $17,022 per person for people 21 years old and younger. Costs averaged $54,481 per person for people or people 22 years or older.
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