37.34.1953 MEDICAID AND COMMUNITY SERVICES CHILDREN'S AUTISM PROGRAM 0667: SPEECH THERAPY, REQUIREMENTS
(1) Speech therapy must meet the requirements for speech therapy services required by ARM 37.86.606, except that under the Medicaid home and community services program:
(a) maintenance therapy is reimbursable and there are no limitations on visits for maintenance therapy;
(b) training for persons providing direct care is reimbursable; and
(c) participation in the interdisciplinary team planning process is reimbursable.
(2) Speech therapy is considered an ancillary service. The sum of all ancillary service costs may not exceed $4,000 annually.
History: 53-6-402, MCA; IMP, 53-6-402, MCA; NEW, 2012 MAR p. 2085, Eff. 10/12/12.