Nursing Home Transition (NHT) for Providers

The Nursing Home Transition (NHT) program was created to help re-balance the long-term care system in Pennsylvania so that people in need of long-term services could receive them in the setting of their choice, including their homes.

Gathering Information

In order to assist transitioning individuals in applying for housing and/or benefits, you may need to assist them in obtaining documents verifying certain important information. Below is a list of commonly required documentation. Included in the list below, where available, are hyperlinks to sites where copies of documentation can be requested.

Operational Guidance


The NHT program is currently undergoing changes. In order to keep providers updated, this section will be reserved for training resources, including webinars, PowerPoints, and links to online training as they become available.

Online Training