June 12, 2023

American Rescue Plan Act provider payment

Last modified: June 21, 2023

One-time retention payment for non-HCBS waiver providers

The Agency for Health Care Administration announced a disbursement of additional funding from the American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA) Home- and Community-Based Services (HCBS) Enhanced Funding Opportunity to the Medicaid Managed Care Plans. This will initiate a one-time retention payment for non-HCBS waiver providers.

The one-time payments were calculated based on a 19% rate increase applied to non-waiver HCBS claims for the following allowable services provided from July 1, 2021, to June 30, 2022:

  • Assistive care services (PT 14)
  • Community behavioral health (PT 05)
  • Durable medical equipment (A, E, K, B and T codes only) (PT 90)
  • Home health visit services (PT 65)
  • Personal care services (PT 65)
  • Private duty nursing services (PT 65)

Additional resources

Please refer to the Florida HCBS Spending Plan for more information.


Contact your provider advocate or call Provider Services at 877-842-3210 for more information.

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