PACE, or Program of All-Inclusive Care for the Elderly, is a comprehensive managed care program of services and supports designed to help keep people living at home for as long as possible. Each participant in PACE has a team of at least eleven (the interdisciplinary team ) that creates an individualized care plan to meet his or her needs. Financing for the program is capped, which allows PACE providers to deliver all services participants need, rather than limit them to those reimbursable under Medicare and Medicaid fee-for-service plans. This gives PACE flexibility.
Organizations have submitted applications to the state to serve additional new areas, and to expand current service areas.
To enroll in a PACE program, you must be: