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S.F. No. 3291 - State medical review agent involvement in the determination and documentation of medically necessary psychiatric residential treatment facility services elimination; per diem rate for provider of youth psychiatric residential treatment services; faci
Author: Senator Jerry Relph and Senator Chris A. Eaton, Senator Jim Abeler
Prepared By: Patrick Hauswald, Senate Counsel (651/296-5079)
Date: March 3, 2020


S.F. No. 3291 amends statutory provisions relating to psychiatric residential treatment facilities (PRTFs).

Section 1 (256B.0941, subdivision 1) removes provisions requiring involvement of the state’s medical review agent in PRTF services and referrals.

Section 2 (256B.0941, subdivision 3) requires the commissioner to establish a per diem rate per provider for PRTF services for individuals under the age of 21, and permits either the PRTF facility or provider to bill for arranged services.

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