Proposed Rule/Public Act

Agency Name Department of Human Services
Contact Person Tracie Drew
Address 100 South Gand Avenue East
3rd Floor
Springfield, IL 62762
Phone (217) 785-9772
Fax (217) 557-1547
Heading of the Part/Public Act 59 Ill. Adm. Code 132
Admin Code Citation/Public Act Number Medicaid Community Mental Health Services Program
Section Numbers 132.25, 132.58, 132.95, 132.145
Illinois Register Citation (Page Number & Publication Date)
Type of Rule(New/Emergency/Amended) Proposed

Type of Impact

(Reporting/Cost, Fee/Education, Credit/Other)

Business or Industry Type Affected Community mental health providers
Effective Date January 14, 2011

Plain Language Explanation

Due to the financial situation of the State, this rulemaking is being proposed to change the parameters of determining medical necessity. In order to assure that services continue to be medically necessary, the Department will implement utilization management.


Members of the public may submit comments to the agency contact listed above. Comments should be submitted within 45-days of publication in the Illinois Register.

Public Hearing Location

Not appliciable.

Advisory Opinion

Not appliciable.