Adult BH HCBS State Designated Entity (SDE) Policy Webinar

When: Thursday, February 22 - 3:00 PM

Duration: 1 hours

Location: WebEx

Event Details:

State partners from OMH and OASAS will discuss the updated SDE policy and guidance aimed at improving access to Adult BH HCBS for HARP and HARP-eligible HIV SNP members not enrolled in Health Homes.

Target audience: representatives from Health and Recovery Plans (HARP) and HIV Special Needs Plans (SNP); adult BH HCBS providers; behavioral health providers and Health Home care management agencies

Policy overview: Effective April 1, 2018, in accordance with Appendix T of the Medicaid Managed Care/Family Health Plus/HIV SNP/Health and Recovery Plan Model Contract (Model Contract), HARPs and HIV SNPs will contract directly with State Designated Entities (SDEs) for the purposes of performing Adult BH HCBS assessment, referral, and HCBS Plan of Care development for HARP members that are not currently enrolled in a Health Home. Access the complete guidance here.