Florida's Medicaid AIDS Waiver: An Assessment of Dimensions of Quality

  title={Florida's Medicaid AIDS Waiver: An Assessment of Dimensions of Quality},
  author={Marie E. Cowart and Jean M Mitchell},
  booktitle={Health care financing review},
Some State Medicaid agencies have implemented home and community-based waiver programs targeting acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS) patients. Under these initiatives, State Medicaid agencies can provide home and community-base services to persons with AIDS (PWA) as an alternative to more costly Medicaid-covered institutional care. This article evaluates quality of care under the Florida Medicaid waiver for PWA along two dimensions: program effectiveness and client satisfaction. Clients… CONTINUE READING

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