PDFWAC 182-513-1600

Medicaid alternative care (MAC)Overview.

Medicaid alternative care (MAC) is a Washington apple health benefit authorized under section 1115 of the Social Security Act. It enables the medicaid agency and the agency's designees to deliver an array of person-centered long-term services and supports (LTSS) to unpaid caregivers caring for a medicaid-eligible person who meets nursing facility level of care under WAC 388-106-0355.
(1) For services included with the MAC benefit package, see WAC 388-106-1900 through 388-106-1990.
(2) For financial eligibility for MAC services, see WAC 182-513-1605.
[Statutory Authority: RCW 41.05.021, 41.05.160, 2016 1st sp.s. c 36 § 213 (1)(e), section 1115 of the Social Security Act, and 42 C.F.R. §§ 431.400 through 431.428. WSR 17-12-019, § 182-513-1600, filed 5/30/17, effective 7/1/17.]