Chemical Dependency

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General Information for Providers 

Medicaid manual with general information for all provider types.

Chemical Dependency Provider Manual

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2021

09/16/2021 Billing Update - Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist (LMFT)
07/20/2021 Enrollment Update – Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist
07/06/2021 Adoption Of Temporary Emergency Rule To Allow for COVID-19-Related
Regulatory Discretion Beyond The Expiration Of The Governor-Declared State Of Emergency
06/11/2021 COVID-19 Vaccine Administration Billing Guidance

05/05/2021 Date Spans for Prior Authorization Through the Qualitrac Portal
04/02/2021 New Provider Type – Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist
01/28/2021 Montana Healthcare Programs Support Services Holiday Closures
01/11/2021 Provider Support Services Closed for Martin Luther King Day, Monday, January 18, 2021

2020

12/07/2020 Medicaid Expansion Extended Through December 31, 2021 
10/28/2020 Provider Relief Fund General Allocation
10/21/2020 Substance Abuse Block Grant (SABG) Non-Medicaid Contracted Substance Use Disorder Treatment HCPCS Code Update
09/15/2020 DLA-20 for Intensive Outpatient Treatment (IOP) Programs
09/08/2020 Substance Abuse Block Grant (SABG) Non-Medicaid Contracted Billing Requirements for Procedure Codes H2034, H2034 HD, and H2017
08/28/2020 Provider Relief Fund General Allocation rev. 08/28/2020

08/20/2020 Behavioral Health Grants
08/11/2020 Provider Relief Fund General Allocation rev. 08/11/2020

7/24/2020 Provider Relief Fund General Allocation

07/17/2020 Medicaid Reimbursement and Court Ordered Services
06/17/2020 National Correct Coding Initiative Announcement
5/15/2020 Temporary Revision to Case Management General Provisions
04/30/2020 National Correct Coding Initiative Announcement
04/28/2020 Temporary Suspension of the PCP Referral Requirement
04/27/2020 Non-Covered Services Agreement Policy Change

04/22/2020 Suspension of Prior Authorizations or Continued Stay Reviews and Clinical Requirements for Some Medicaid Programs


04/01/2020 Suspension of Face to Face Requirements for Some Medicaid Programs
03/19/2020 Telemedicine Medicaid Coverage and Reimbursement Policy for Telemedicine/Telehealth  rev 03/27/2020

01/17/2020 Prior Authorization and Continued Stay Requirements for Substance Use Disorder Intensive Out Patient Services (ASAM2.1) Adult and Adolescent
01/10/2020 Co-Payment Assessed in Error for January 6, 2020

2019

12/27/2019 Elimination of Copayments
12/10/2019 DLA-20 for Intensive Outpatient Treatment (IOP) Programs
12/06/2019 UR New Implementation date and Provider Portal Training 
11/18/2019 New UR Introduction and Training Information
11/18/2019 HCPCS Modifiers - XE, XS, and XU (Reissued Notice)
10/10/2019 Continued Stay Requirements for Substance Use Disorder (SUD) Intensive Out Patient Services (ASAM 2.1)
                    Adult And Adolescent are temporarily On Hold Until Further Notice
05/20/2019 Nurse Visit - Appropriate Billing Reminder - Revised Clarification rev. 05/30/2019

2018

11/20/2018 Appropriate Billing Reminder
11/08/2018 Rate Updates Mass Adjustment
10/19/2018 Medicaid Fee Schedules
08/03/2018 SUD Prior Authorization - ASAM 3.7
07/02/2018 Updated CLIA Claims Editing
06/04/2018 Coding Resources Change
05/18/2018 SUD Utilization Management
05/07/2018 AMDD Prior Authorization Numbers
04/24/2018 Substance Use Disorder Treatment CPT Code Update rev. 05/09/2018
04/18/2018 New AMDD Medicaid Services Provider Manual for Substance Use Disorder and Adult Mental Health
04/04/2018  Updated Passport Eligible Populations & Reimbursement
03/02/2018 Substance Use Disorder Treatment Procedure Codes
02/26/2018 New Rendering Only Provider Enrollment Application