Persons with Brain Injury (BI) Waiver

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Government program assists Medicaid eligible individuals who have a diagnosis of traumatic brain injury (TBI) who require nursing level of care remain independent in their own homes by helping to pay for home and community based services including:
- In-home care
- Adult day are
- Respite
- Skilled nursing services
- Physical, occupational and speech therapies
- Personal emergency response system
- Home adaptations
- Specialized medical equipment and supplies
- Home delivered meals
- Day habilitation
- Prevocational services

Website: 
http://www2.illinois.gov/hfs/MedicalPrograms/HCBS/Pages/bi.aspx
Phone: 

(800) 843-6154
TTY: (800) 447-6404

Caregiver Eligibility: 

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Care Recipient Eligibility: 

Multiple requirements:
- Individuals of any age with a diagnosis of TBI
- Require nursing level of care
- Low income (Medicaid eligible)

http://www2.illinois.gov/hfs/MedicalPrograms/HCBS/Pages/bi.aspx