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317:30-5-95.45. Residential substance use disorder (SUD) - Coverage by category

[Revised 09-11-23]

(a) Adults. Members age twenty-one (21) to sixty-four (64) who meet eligibility and clinical criteria may receive medically necessary residential treatment for SUD.

(1) The member must meet residential level of care as determined through completion of the designated ASAM placement tool no more than seven (7) days prior to a SUD admission and/or extension request and as required in the Oklahoma Department of Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services (ODMHSAS) Prior Authorization Manual.

(2) Each presenting member for SUD treatment shall be assessed, according to ASAM criteria, which includes a list of symptoms for all six (6) dimensions and each level of care to determine a clinically appropriate placement in the least restrictive level of care.

(b) Children. Children are covered according to their age group as described in OAC 317:30-5-95.46 and 317:30-5-95.47 and as specified by ODMHSAS.

(c) Individuals with dependent children. Coverage for individuals with dependent children is the same as adults and/or children.

Disclaimer. The OHCA rules found on this Web site are unofficial. The official rules are published by the Oklahoma Secretary of State Office of Administrative Rules as Title 317 of the Oklahoma Administrative Code. To order an official copy of these rules, contact the Office of Administrative Rules at (405) 521-4911.