Nursing services through MSSCA are provided to children and adults with complex medical conditions, so that individuals may continue to reside in their homes in lieu of nursing facility placement.

  • Meet with individuals and families to assess potential eligibility for services
  • Provide technical assistance and training to families and staff providing direct support
  • Develop a plan of care to address ongoing medical issues to maintain an optimal level of health
  • Monitor the quality of services delivered
  • Evaluate service outcomes

Eligibility for services is determined by the Division of Senior and Disabilities Services (SDS) according to AS 47.80.900(6) (A-E) and 7 AAC 130.235.

Sources of Funding:
  • Medicaid Home and Community Based Waiver (HCBW)
  • Private Pay

Costs of services paid for through Medicaid HCBW. Individuals must first be selected or “drawn” for a Medicaid HCBW by the State of Alaska, SDS.