(430 ILCS 69/35-50)
    Sec. 35-50. Medicaid trauma recovery services for adults.
    (a) On or before January 15, 2022, the Department of Healthcare and Family Services shall design, seek approval from the United States Department of Health and Human Services, and subject to federal approval and State appropriations for this purpose, implement a team-based model of care system to address trauma recovery from chronic exposure to firearm violence for Illinois adults.
    (b) The team-based model of care system shall reimburse for a minimum of the following services:
        (1) Outreach services that recruit trauma-exposed
adults into the system and develop supportive relationships with them based on lived experience in their communities. Outreach services include both services to support impacted individuals and group services that reduce violence between groups that need conflict resolution.
        (2) Case management and community support services
that provide stabilization to individuals recovering from chronic exposure to firearm violence, including group cognitive behavior therapy sessions and other evidence-based interventions that promote behavioral change.
        (3) Group and individual therapy that addresses
underlying mental health conditions associated with post-traumatic stress disorder, depression, anxiety, substance use disorders, intermittent explosive disorder, oppositional defiant disorder, attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, and other mental conditions as a result of chronic trauma.
        (4) Services deemed necessary for the effective
integration of paragraphs (1), (2), and (3).
    (c) The Department of Healthcare and Family Services shall develop a reimbursement methodology.
(Source: P.A. 102-16, eff. 6-17-21.)