Department for Community Based Services

Standards of Practice Online Manual

4.27.2 Extraordinary Medical Care/Medical Expenses of a Medically Complex Child

Cabinet for Health and Family Services

Department for Community Based Services
Division of Protection and Permanency
Standards of Practice Online Manual
Chapter:
Chapter 4-Out of Home Care Services (OOHC)
Effective:
11/18/2015
Section:
4.27.2 Extraordinary Medical Care/Medical Expenses of a Medically Complex Child
Version:
3

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Legal Authority/Introduction

LEGAL AUTHORITY:

  • N/A

Procedure

The SSW:

  1. Arranges with the caregiver for the child to receive necessary treatment and to have the bill submitted to DCBS, if the medical card will not cover the bill; 1
  2. Immediately files for reconsideration if Medicaid denies needed medical treatment for the child; 
 

Footnotes

  1. Instructions for filing are listed on the denial form.

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