Informational Bulletin: Coverage of Behavioral Health Services for Youth with Substance Use Disorders

Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services AdministrationThis bulletin from the Center for Medicaid and CHIP Services and the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) provides guidance to states in designing health benefits that meet the needs of youth with substance use disorders, while also complying with Medicaid’s Early and Periodic Screening, Diagnostic, and Treatment requirements. Information from the bulletin is based on evidence both from scientific research and the result of a SAMHSA-supported technical expert panel consensus process.

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