State Plan Amendments 2018

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In compliance with Act 212 of the 2013 Regular Session of the Louisiana Legislature, LDH has made State Plan amendments (SPAs) available for public view dating back to July 1, 2013. Since the date of implementation, the Department has posted pending SPAs. Some amendments are still pending from prior years, others have been approved since 7/1/13 and posted to the site. It should be noted that the SPAs are listed by calendar year as they are created under transmittal numbers indicating the year and chronological order of creation during that year. SPAs approved prior to 7/1/13 can be found within the main text of the comprehensive State Plan.


18 - 0001 Family Planning Services  *APPROVED*

18 - 0002 Inpatient Hospital Services Pre-Admission Certification *APPROVED*

18 - 0003 Home Health - Encounters and Services *APPROVED*

18 - 0004 Pharmacy Benefits Management Program - Physician-Administered Drugs Reimbursement Methodology *PENDING*

18 - 0005 Adult Behavioral Health Services *PENDING*

18 - 0006 Federally Qualified Health Centers Reimbursement Methodology- Cost Reporting *APPROVED*

18 - 0007 Managed Care for Physical and Behavioral Health Applied Behavior Analysis-Based Therapy Services *APPROVED*

18 - 0008 Mental Health Parity & Addiction Equity Act *PENDING*

18 - 0009 Disproportionate Share Hospital Payments Major Medical Centers Specialized Burn Care Units *PENDING*

18 - 0010 Transition of Private Facilities to State-Owned or Operated Facilities Through a Change of Ownership  *PENDING*