Bill Status of SB2446 100th General Assembly
Short Description: MEDICAID-TELEPSYCHIATRY
Sen. Julie A. Morrison
|Human Services Hearing Feb 20 2018 2:30PM Capitol 409 Springfield, IL |
Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Medical Assistance Article of the Illinois Public Aid Code. Requires the Department of Healthcare and Family Services to reimburse psychiatrists and federally qualified health centers for mental health services provided by advanced practice registered nurses certified in psychiatric and mental health nursing to medical assistance recipients via telepsychiatry. Effective immediately.