The ADvantage Administration Unit oversees the day-to-day operation of the Advantage waiver program. Under the Medicaid Home and Community-Based Waiver ADvantage Program, the Oklahoma Department of Human Services. Division of Aging Services offers services to eligible adults as an alternative to care in a nursing facility.
Advantage Services that
Bonny Crest provides:
The ADvantage Program of the Home-and Community-Based Services
provides Medicaid services to help people stay at home instead of going to a nursing home. The program assists frail elders and adults who have physical disabilities.
A person must first qualify for Medicaid; allow income service, prior to receiving ADvantage. ADvantage cannot be provided for children or those individuals with developmental disabilities.
The State Plan Personal Care of the Home- and Community-Based Services is a Medicaid service that helps some people with their daily living activities at home. A personal care attendant helps the consumer with things like bathing, grooming, getting in and out of the bed, toileting, meals, eating and light housekeeping.