New Instructions to States from CMS About EPSDT Funded BHRS

Cindy Mann at the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services delivered explicit instructions to State Medicaid Agencies regarding the necessity for implementing principles of “statewideness” and “comparability” when they are dealing with treatment funding via the EPSDT mandate.  Here is an excerpt from her letter: State Plan Authorities Under the Medicaid state plan, services to address ASD may be covered under several different section 1905(a) … Continue reading New Instructions to States from CMS About EPSDT Funded BHRS