Medicaid Service Coordination  

WHAT IS MEDICAID SERVICE COORDINATION (MSC)?
MSC is a Medicaid State Plan service provided by the Office of Mental Retardation and Developmental Disabilities which assists persons with mental retardation and developmental disabilities in gaining access to necessary services and supports. MSC is provided by qualified coordinators and uses a person centered planning process. MSC promotes individual choice, individualized services and supports, and consumer satisfaction.


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Eric Martin

WHO IS ELIGIBLE FOR MSC?
A person must meet all of the following criteria:
Must be enrolled in Medicaid.
Must have a documented diagnosis of mental retardation or developmental disability.
Must demonstrate a need for ongoing and comprehensive service coordination.
Must choose to receive MSC.
Must not permanently live in an ICF, Developmental Center, Psychiatric Hospital, Small Residential Unit, Nursing Facility, Hospital or any other Medicaid funded institutional setting that provides service coordination.
Must not be enrolled in another comprehensive Medicaid long-term care Service Coordination (e.g. Long Term Home Health Care).

WHAT IS THE ROLE OF MEDICAID SERVICE COORDINATOR
The MSC helps explore what the person wants and needs in life, and then assists them in getting it. The activities of the MSC fall into three general categories:

• Individualized Service Planning
Advocating
• Record Keeping

Oswego Industries, Inc. is an approved provider of MSC, and serves those aged 21 and older.

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