Summary of New or Amended Clinical Coverage Policies Posted Since Nov. 1, 2018

Tuesday, December 4, 2018

The following new or amended Medicaid and NC Health Choice clinical coverage policies were posted since Nov. 1, 2018. Visit the NC Medicaid website to view the policies.

• 8A-1, Assertive Community Treatment (ACT) Program – Nov. 15, 2018
• 8A-2, Facility-Based Crisis Management for Children and Adolescents – Nov. 15, 2018
• 8C, Outpatient Behavioral Health Services Provided by Direct-Enrolled Providers – Nov. 15, 2018
• 8D-1, Psychiatric Residential Treatment Facilities for Children under the Age of 21 – Nov. 15, 2018
• 9, Outpatient Pharmacy Program – Nov. 15, 2018 (Amended Date: Nov. 1, 2018)
• 1H, Telemedicine and Telepsychiatry – Dec. 1, 2018

These policies supersede previously published policies and procedures.

Author: 
NC Medicaid Clinical Policy, (919) 855-4260