WV Bureau of Senior Services

Medicaid Personal Care

The Medicaid Personal Care Program includes hands-on, in-home services provided to those who are medically and financially eligible. A medical assessment is completed by a physician. For financial eligibility information, please contact your local Department of Health and Human Resources office or visit their website. Services are provided by Personal Care agencies who must have an approved certificate of need. Personal Care Selection forms can be found here. Policies are described in the Bureau for Medical Services’ Personal Care Manual.

Services provided in Personal Care include assistance with:

  • Personal Hygiene
  • Dressing
  • Feeding
  • Nutrition
  • Environmental Support (Light Housekeeping)
  • Health-Related Tasks


Personal Care Training/Presentations  

     Personal Care Program–Chapter 517, September 26, 2016  


PC CareConnection© Training Notice to Providers – 2016   (added 10/4/16)  

PC CareConnection© Training Notice to Providers – 2017   (added 10/24/16)  


Approved CPR Providers


For more information about the Personal Care Program, please contact the Aging & Disability Resource Network in your area, call the Bureau of Senior Services’ Medicaid helpline at 866-767-1575, contact us online, or see contact information for Medicaid staff.

 

Updated 10/24/16