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Supporting Your Goals

Working with you, your care team identifies formal and informal resources to help you meet your lifestyle and health outcomes, including:

  • Access to primary care doctors and specialists
  • Home modifications, home delivered meals, personal care, home care and rides
  • Housing options if you are not able to stay in your own home or apartment; such as adult family homes or community based facilities
  • When necessary, skilled nursing facilities, rehab facilities, or other transitional care settings
  • Adult day care, medical services, supplies and equipment
  • Home health, skilled nursing, mental health services, and occupational, physical and speech therapy
  • Services to help you find and maintain jobs in the community
  • Services to help you live independently, such as lawn mowing and snow removal
  • A wide array of other cost-effective services and supports, tailored to your needs and goals

Self-Directed Supports

With iCare Family Care Partnership, you have the option to self-direct your long-term care services.

You may self-direct some or most of your long-term care services. Your care team will help you decide what’s best for you. Some common services that people choose to self-direct include:

  • Bathing and personal care
  • Housekeeping
  • Job coaching
  • Laundry
  • Meal preparation
  • Transportation

You’re in control

Choosing to self-direct means you make decisions about how and from whom you receive long-term care services.

If you choose, you may hire friends or family to provide services: who better to provide support than people you already know and trust?

You take the lead in managing your care and having control over your resources, including taking control of decisions such as payment amounts and scheduling hours for services. Your care team is here to help you develop a plan that works for you.

Learn more about Self-Directed Supports

Call 1-800-777-4376 (TTY: 1-800-947-3529), 24 hours a day, 7 days a week and ask for your Care Manager.

Our office hours are Monday – Friday, 8:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

 

Self-Directed Supports Option Brochure

H2237_IC2203_M   DHS approved 07/18/19
Last Updated 07/18/19

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