Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Department of Medical Assistance Services
Board of Medical Assistance Services
Amount, Duration, and Scope of Medical and Remedial Care and Services [12 VAC 30 ‑ 50]
Residential Psychiatric Treatment under EPSDT
Action 262
General Information
Action Summary This action adds the coverage of residential psychiatric services under the Early and Periodic Screening, Diagnosis and Treatment program for children and adolescents.
Chapters Affected
  VAC Chapter Name Action Type
Primary 12 VAC 30-50 Amount, Duration, and Scope of Medical and Remedial Care and Services Amend Existing Regulation
Other chapters
  12 VAC 30 - 10 State Plan Under Title XIX of the Social Security Act Medical Assistance Program; General Provisions
  12 VAC 30 - 130 Amount, Duration and Scope of Selected Services
  12 VAC 30 - 80 Methods and Standards for Establishing Payment Rate; Other Types of Care
Executive Branch Review This action will go through the normal Executive Branch Review process.
RIS Project No project yet assigned to this action
Associated Mandates Cover Additional Levels of Residential Treatment
New Periodic Review This action will not be used to conduct a new periodic review.
Stages associated with this regulatory action.
Stage ID Stage Type Status
335 Proposed Stage withdrawn on 01/06/2000 before the Governor's office completed its review.
405 Emergency Stage complete. Emergency regulation expired on 12/31/2000.
413 NOIRA Stage complete. Comment period ended 02/05/2000.
704 Proposed Stage complete. Comment period ended 09/01/2000.
1008 Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 01/01/2001.
Contact Information
Name / Title: Anita Cordill  / Policy Analyst
Address: Div. of Policy, DMAS
600 E. Broad St., Suite 1300
Richmond, VA 23219
Email Address:
Phone: (804)371-8855    FAX: (804)786-1680