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Home and Community-Based Health Services

Home and Community-Based Health Services

HRSA Service Definition

Home and Community-Based Health Services are provided to a client living with HIV in an integrated setting appropriate to a client’s needs, based on a written plan of care established by a medical care team under the direction of a licensed clinical provider.

Services include:

  • Appropriate mental health, developmental, and rehabilitation services
  • Day treatment or other partial hospitalization services
  • Durable medical equipment
  • Home health aide services and personal care services in the home

Program Guidance:

Inpatient hospitals, nursing homes, and other long-term care facilities are not considered an integrated setting for the purposes of providing home and community-based health services.

Number of Clients Served, Units Provided, Expenditures, Cost per Client and 3 Year averaged Cost per Client (based on actual expenditures)

The Philadelphia EMA has not funded this service in the last three years.

Funding by Part, and info on any other payers

Total Part A Funds (Formula + Supp.) MAI Total Part B Funds (Formula + Supp. NJ) Total Part B Funds (Formula + Supp. PA) Total Part C EIS Funds (State & Local) Total Part D Funds (State & Local) Total Part F Funds
Last Year Allocation
Current Allocation

Consumer survey info 2017 n=392

n Used in the last 12 months Needed but did not get (last 12 months)
Home and Community-Based Health Services 90 48.9% 51.1%

Unmet need

For the purposes of this document, need is based on the response of a consumer when asked if there was a service they needed. MMP interviews patients in care and asks consumers if they need a service and if they receive it. Client services unit data identifies needs at the time of initial intake.

2016 MMP Percent with a Need 2018 Client Services Unit Need at Intake
Home and Community-Based Health Services - -

Recipient Service Considerations