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Amends the provisions governing behavioral health services coordinated by the statewide management organization (SMO) to:  1) narrow the SMO’s scope of service administration to coordinated system of care (CSoC) services only; 2) reflect the integration of specialized behavioral health services (with the exception of CSoC services) into the Managed Care for Physical and Basic Behavioral Health model; 3) revise the enrollment provisions; and 4) revise the reimbursement methodology to reflect capitation payments to managed care organizations rather than a statewide management organization.

Contact Information:  J. Ruth Kennedy, Medicaid Director, P.O. Box 91030, Baton Rouge, LA 70821-9030

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