256B.82 PREPAID PLANS AND MENTAL HEALTH REHABILITATIVE SERVICES.
Medical assistance and MinnesotaCare prepaid health plans may include coverage for
adult mental health rehabilitative services under section
, intensive rehabilitative
services under section
, and adult mental health crisis response services under section
, beginning January 1, 2005.
By January 15, 2004, the commissioner shall report to the legislature how these services
should be included in prepaid plans. The commissioner shall consult with mental health
advocates, health plans, and counties in developing this report. The report recommendations
must include a plan to ensure coordination of these services between health plans and counties,
assure recipient access to essential community providers, and monitor the health plans' delivery
of services through utilization review and quality standards.
History: 1Sp2001 c 9 art 9 s 45; 2002 c 379 art 1 s 113; 1Sp2003 c 14 art 3 s 51