A closer look at the direct care crisis in Michigan, including mention of MI Choice, a self-direction program, that provides home and community-based services for about 15,000 Medicaid beneficiaries each year. The program has a waiting list of 1,800. AARP Michigan backs a proposal to add $6.3 million in state funds to the MI Choice program for the fiscal 2022 budget, which would add about 1,000 more slots. Read the full article here.
Overstressed and unpaid, 1.3M in Michigan care for relatives amid aging crisis
June 11, 2021