Sliding Fee Scale and Cap on Out of Pocket Charges

Sliding Fee Scale and Cap on Out of Pocket Charges

March 2015
HRSA HIV/AIDS Bureau
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Presentation on sliding fee scale and cap of out-of-pocket charges. (Update of the previous version from 2009.) Covers:

  • Review of objectives
  • Review of key definitions and concepts
  • Basics of RWHAP charges for services/fees
  • RWHAP Eligibility process
  • Use of the Federal poverty level
  • Sliding Fee Scale Requirements
  • Nominal fees
  • Annual limitation on charges (cap on charges)
  • How to implement sliding fee scale and cap on charges
  • Monitoring Tips for Project Officers