North Dakota

North Dakota currently has four home and community based 1915(c) waivers that serve children. Three serve children only, while the other serves people of all ages. All waive parent income. See North Dakota’s Health Care Coverage Options brochure for information about the various available programs.

North Dakota also has two adult-only programs, Medicaid Waiver HCBS and Technology Dependent Medicaid Waiver.

Advocacy Organizations in North Dakota:

Programs in North Dakota

MEDICAID WAIVER FOR MEDICALLY FRAGILE CHILDREN
  • Target Population: Children who are medically fragile or technology dependent.
  • Ages: 3-17
  • Levels of Care: Nursing Facility
  • Income Waiver: Yes, the waiver is based on the child's income only.
  • Waiver Type: 1915(c)
  • Spots: 25
  • Expiration Date: 5/31/2016
  • Description from medicaid.govProvides institutional respite, program management or case management, dietary supplements, environmental mods, equipment and supplies, in-home supports, individual and family counseling, transportation for medically fragile individuals, ages 3-17.
  • Online State Information: Medically Fragile Waiver Brochure
  • How to Apply: To apply, call 701-328-4630.
  • Waiting List: none
  • Advocacy/Support Group: Let us know if there is one.
CHILDREN'S HOSPICE
  • Target Population: Children who are medically fragile or technology dependent.
  • Ages: 0-21
  • Levels of Care: Nursing Facility
  • Income Waiver: Yes, the waiver is based on the child's income only.
  • Waiver Type: 1915(c)
  • Spots: 30
  • Expiration Date: 6/30/2018
  • Description from medicaid.govProvides case management, respite, hospice, skilled nursing, bereavement counseling, equipment and supplies, expressive therapy, palliative for medically fragile individuals, ages 0 – 21.
  • Online State Information: Hospice Waiver Brochure
  • How to Apply: To apply, call 701-328-4630.
  • Waiting List: none
  • Advocacy/Support Group: Let us know if there is one.
AUTISM SPECTRUM DISORDER
  • Target Population: Young children with autism.
  • Ages: 0-7
  • Levels of Care: Intermediate Care Facility
  • Income Waiver: Yes, the waiver is based on the child's income only.
  • Waiver Type: 1915(c)
  • Spots: 30
  • Expiration Date: 10/31/2018
  • Description from medicaid.govProvides equipment and supplies, respite, intervention coordination for children with autism, ages 0 – 7.
  • Online State Information: North Dakota Autism page
  • How to Apply: To apply, call 701-328-8949.
  • Waiting List: none
  • Advocacy/Support Group: Let us know if there is one.
TRADITIONAL ID DD HCBS
  • Target Population: Children and adults with developmental or intellectual disabilities.
  • Ages: all ages
  • Levels of Care: Intermediate Care Facility
  • Income Waiver: Yes, the waiver is based on the child's income only.
  • Waiver Type: 1915(c)
  • Spots: 4655
  • Expiration Date: 3/31/2019
  • Description from medicaid.govProvides adult day health, day supports, extended services, homemaker, residential habilitation, extended home health care, adult family foster care, behavioral consultation, environmental mods, equipment and supplies, family care option, in home supports, infant development, parenting support, transportation costs for financially responsible caregiver for individual with ID or DD, ages 0 - no max age.
  • Online State Information: North Dakota Developmental Disabilities page
  • How to Apply: Contact (701) 328-8930.
  • Waiting List: none
  • Advocacy/Support Group: Let us know if there is one.