37.106.1702    PURPOSE

(1) The purpose of these rules is to establish minimum state health care facility/service licensing standards for secured nonhospital based inpatient psychiatric treatment for persons who may also have co-occurring substance use disorders; who are involuntarily committed or detained; or to persons seeking behavioral health treatment voluntarily. While a BHIF is not a hospital, it may be collocated with a hospital.

History: 53-21-194, MCA; IMP, 53-21-194, MCA; NEW, 2009 MAR p. 1801, Eff. 10/16/09.