Budget Amendment ID: FY2020-S3-606

EHS 606

Behavioral Health Telemedicine

Mr. Hinds, Ms. Rausch, Messrs. Crighton, Keenan, Moore, Collins, Timilty, O'Connor and Feeney moved that the proposed new text be amended in section 2, in item 4000-0300, by inserting at the end thereof the following:- "provided further, that the executive office of health and human services shall provide coverage in the fee-for-service program and all managed care contracts, including contracts with behavioral health management firms and third party administrators under contract to a Medicaid managed care organization, for telehealth to deliver behavioral health services at community health centers, community mental health centers, outpatient substance use disorder providers, and hospital outpatient departments".