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Behavioral Health Service Provider

Important Information for Medicaid Providers: Please read carefully

LISTING OF BEHAVIORAL HEALTH FACILITIES FOR PERSONS SEEKING BEHAVIORAL HEALTH SERVICES

Click the links below for listings of Behavioral Health Service facilities, including inpatient programs:

Psychiatric Units and Hospitals

Current Behavioral Health Service Providers by regions

THE NATIONAL SUICIDE PREVENTION HOTLINE TELEPHONE NUMBER IS:

1-800-273-8255

 

Facility Need Review (FNR) for Behavioral Health Service Provider.

Click here to access the Facility Need Review website, including the Facility Need Review Rule.

  • NOTE: FNR is NOT applicable to a BHS Provider that DOES NOT provide or add CPST and/ or PSR services!
  • FNR applies to all BHS Providers adding CPST (Community Psychiatric Support and Treatment) and/or PSR (Psychosocial Rehabilitation).
  • FNR applies to BHS Providers that currently provide CPST and/or PSR services that would like to make the following change(s):
    • Relocate their current service:
      1. A Provider undergoing a change of location within the same licensed service area shall submit a signed attestation/letter of the change of location with the license number, state ID, old address, and new address. E-mail the signed attestation/letter to: HSSFNRProgram@la.gov
      2. A Provider undergoing a change of location outside of the licensed service area shall submit a new FNR application, documentation and appropriate fee and undergo the FNR approval process. Click here to be directed to the FNR website
    • Undergo a Change of Ownership:
      1. FNR Fee:
        • The $200 fee is non-refundable.
        • The check or money order must be accompanied by HSS Payment Transmittal form that is found on the HSS Payment Procedure website
        • Make payment out to: LDH (Louisiana Department of Health)
        • Mail payment to: LDH Licensing Fee, P.O. Box 734350, Dallas, TX 75373-4350
        • FNR Applicants who prefer to send express mail must do so by using either US Postal Services Priority Mail® or Priority Mail Express®.
      2. Submit a new, completed FNR application and proof of the change of ownership, which shall show the seller’s or transferor’s intent to relinquish the FNR approval.

A BHS provider may NOT relocate without prior department approval.Such regulatory non-compliance WILL result in action(s) taken against your BHS license by our department.

Substance Use/Addiction programs must maintain by hire or written agreement, the oversight of those services by a Board Certified Addictionologist

 

Behavioral Health Service (BHS) Provider:

A facility, agency, institution, person, society, corporation, partnership, unincorporated association, group, or other legal entity that provides behavioral health services, such as mental health services, substance abuse/addiction treatment services, or a combination of such services, for adults, adolescents and children and presents itself to thepublic as a provider of behavioral health services.  

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Mailing Address

P.O. Box 3767
Baton Rouge, La. 70821

Contact Information

Janeice Vaughn, RN, MSN
225-342-2207
225-342-0157
Janeice.Vaughn@la.gov