SUPPORT Act Medicaid State Plan Amendment 19-0014 Public Notice

Wed, 08/28/2019

Notice: SUPPORT Act Medicaid State Plan Amendment 19-0014 Public Notice is now available online.

Description: The Health Care Authority intends to submit Medicaid State Plan Amendment (SPA) 19-0014 to implement requirements of Medicaid under Section 1004 of the Substance Use-Disorder Prevention that Promotes Opioid Recovery and Treatment (SUPPORT) for Patients and Communities Act (the Act).  To comply with the Act, the agency will amend the State Plan to describe the agency’s opioid policy regarding quantity limits for acute prescribing, prescriber attestation requirements for chronic use, and other changes to comply with the Act.