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Maryland Department of Health - Reimbursement for Services Provided by Certified Peer Recovery Specialists - Workgroup and Report

Sponsored by:

Delegate Hayes


In the House - Second Reading Passed with Amendments

Synopsis:Authorizing the Maryland Medical Assistance Program to provide, as of January 1, 2020, and subject to certain limitations, clinical services provided by certified peer recovery specialists to individuals with substance use disorders or mental health disorders; and requiring the Secretary of Health, under certain circumstances, to develop certain regulations with input from certain entities.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Delegates Hayes, Morales, Ali, Cullison, Kelly, Platt, and Rosenberg
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: SB0765
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2018
Health and Government Operations  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Public Health
Narrow Subject(s):Clinics
Health -see also- Mental and Behavioral Health
Health, Department of
Health Occupations -see also- specific health occupations
Medical Assistance
Mental and Behavioral Health
Rules and Regulations
Substance Abuse

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March 17, 2018 2:04 P.M.