1115 Waiver Demonstration - Missouri Serious Mental Illness Section 1115 Demonstration


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On August 8, 2022, the State of Missouri submitted a section 1115 demonstration application that seeks authority to reimburse for acute inpatient stays in institutions for mental disease (IMDs) for Medicaid eligible individuals ages 21-64 with serious mental illness (SMI). Reimbursement will not be extended to IMDs for residential stays for adults with SMI. Additionally, state operated psychiatric hospitals and facilities will not be classified as IMDs eligible for reimbursement under this demonstration. The federal comment period will be open from August 31, 2022 through September 30 , 2022.

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