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Office of Mental Health

Clinic Reimbursement & Policy Guidance

This site is intended to be a quick reference guide for all stakeholders looking for information on clinic services.

News

  • Part 599 Guidance Document has been updated PDF Document (September 1, 2017) – Revised to to remove information about the uncompensated care pool and replace with information regarding the Safety Net Distribution.
  • Clinic IOP Guidance PDF Document (February 1, 2017) - OMH has issued guidance for the creation of a new intensive level of outpatient service that will increase clinic-based treatment options for people with psychiatric disabilities and help them to avoid inpatient admissions to psychiatric centers. The new Intensive Outpatient Program (IOP) level of service will provide a concentrated treatment option for community-based services across New York State.
  • Integrated Services Effective January 1, 2015, New York State authorizes the licensure category “Integrated Outpatient Services” for OMH-licensed providers (14 NYCRR Part 598), OASAS-licensed providers (14 NYCRR Part 825), and DOH-licensed providers (10 NYCRR Part 404). The new regulations further the integration of physical and behavioral health services in clinic settings under a single license.

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