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Agency with Choice (AwC) is a model of Financial Management Services (FMS) in which an agency and a participant are joint employers of workers who provide service to the participant. This paper presents the benefits, challenges, and risks of AwC FMS and puts forth the National Resource Center for Participant-Directed Services (NRCPDS)’s list of key components for AwC FMS to be considered participant-directed, providing a model for consistency in future implementation of AwC FMS.
Populations:Direct Care Workforce
Agency with Choice; AwC; Financial Management Services; FMS; Fiscal/Employer Agent; F/EA
National Resource Center for Participant-Directed Services
Short URL: http://www.advancingstates.org/node/53305