Contracting With HMOs: . Historic Trends in Health Care Services. In 1983, DRGs were developed & the expectation was shorter inpatient stays. Schizophrenic inpatient stays were over three weeks & current are less than a week.
CD Residential Will Not Be Covered by Medicaid Products So Other Funding Sources Must Be Sought. Healthy Kids Does Have a Residential Benefit.
Medicaid Uses InterQual 1997 Level of Care Guidelines Which Was a Section of Med/ Surg and Looked for Medically Complicated Withdrawal Requiring IV Fluids Etc… in 2002 Behavioral Health Split off From Med/ Surg & Had It’s Own Criteria.