Assisted Living Waiver (ALW) Rates To Increase In 2019


At CiminoCare, we are proud to be advocates for the Assisted Living Waiver (ALW) program in California and take pride in sharing information that affects the program. Mark Cimino, CEO of CiminoCare, contacted the department in advance to get more information on the new rates before their official publication so that other ALW providers can Read the full article ⟶

Relief Potentially on the Way as State Recognizes the Need for Low-Income Senior Care Options


As strong advocates for affordable senior living options, CiminoCare has led efforts to expand the Assisted Living Waiver Program (ALW) in California. New legislation currently in the works would increase the program’s coverage from 3,700 people to 18,500, and move the benefits beyond the existing 15 counties where the program is currently available. Read the full article ⟶

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Governor’s Budget Includes Funding For Assisted Living Waiver (ALW) Expansion


Funding will add an additional 2,000 slots to the Assisted Living Waiver (ALW) program starting June 1, 2018 Hello Friends, We would like to share some exciting news with regard to the Assisted Living Waiver (ALW) program! The Governor’s budget, which was released on January 10, 2018, includes funding to add an additional 2,000 slots Read the full article ⟶

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Scheduled Assisted Living Waiver (ALW) Program Payment Rate Corrections


Updates Provided by the Department of Health Care Services We would like to share some pertinent updates with regard to recent Assisted Living Waiver (ALW) program payment rate corrections that have been scheduled. Please see the relevant information below that we are sharing on behalf of the Department of Health Care Services (DHCS). Conduent will Read the full article ⟶

Tier Change Approvals and Potential ALW Billing Issues


We have been coordinating with the Department of Health Care Services (DHCS) in an effort to share all new ALW/Medi-Cal updates with you all. We recently became aware of the tier change approvals and some potential ALW billing issues that you all may be facing (or may soon face), so we are including some information Read the full article ⟶

Spring 2017 ALW Provider Forum


Spring 2017 ALW Forum April 24th ALW Provider Forum Presentation We would like to thank those of you who attended our Spring ALW Forum that was held in Los Angeles on April 24th. We are grateful to be able to host this forum on behalf of the California Department of Health Care Services (DHCS) and Read the full article ⟶

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