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Community First Choice Option (CFCO)

Thefollowing is to inform you of the stakeholder process for the new Community First Choice Option (CFCO) program.One requirement of CFCO is to have a Development and Implementation Council, the stakeholder process will occur through this Development and Implementation Council.

If you have any policy or general questions about the CFCO program or materials on this page, please send an email to APBPolicy@dss.ca.gov. If you have any questions about Quality Assurance in reference to the CFCO program, please send an email to IHSS-QA@dss.ca.gov.

Submission and Approval of the May 2013 CFCO SPA 13-007

After collaboration with the Development and Implementation Council on March 14th (seemeeting information below) and the Department of Health Care Services (DHCS), CDSS finalized the CFCO State Plan Amendment (SPA)and forwarded it to DHCS for finalsubmittalMay 3, 2013 to the Department of Health and Human Services, Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS). The CFCO SPA#13-007, pdf, was approved byCMSon July 30, 2013, with a July 1, 2013 implementation date.

PreviousMeeting

March 14, 2013 - Development and Implementation Council Conference Call

  • Purpose: To discuss new developments in the CFCO State Plan Amendment (SPA).
  • Date: Thursday, March 14, 2013
  • Time:1:00 p.m. - 3:00 pm
  • Meeting Materials:

Submission and Approval Process of the December 2011 CFCO SPA 11-034

After collaboration with the Development and Implementation Council on November 17th (seemeeting information below) and the Department of Health Care Services (DHCS), CDSS finalized the CFCO State Plan Amendment (SPA)and forwarded it to DHCS for finalsubmittalDecember 1, 2011 to the Department of Health and Human Services, Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS). CFCO SPA #11-034, pdf

Also, the web addressfor CMS is:http://www.cms.gov/

Previous Meeting

November 17, 2011 - Development and Implementation Council Meeting