Corporate Compliance

Note from the instructor: Revised Mental Health Services Booklet (ICN 903195) available through Medicare Learning Network

Medicare Insider, July 3, 2012

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During several recent MBC-H (Medicare Boot Camp – Hospital version) classes, participants raised questions about Medicare coverage for mental health services. For those hospitals that have related questions, CMS recently released a revised Mental Health Services Booklet, available in both downloadable and hard copy format. The booklet provides a broad overview of mental health services, including identification of both Medicare covered and non-covered outpatient and inpatient psychiatric hospital services. It also lists those mental health professionals whose services may qualify for payment under current Medicare law.

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