Policies & Procedures
This page contains Policies and Procedures
as well as Statutes and Regulations that affect the Division of Behavioral
You can view the completed Notice of Use of Private Health Care
Information, the HIPAA policies and procedures and other information
at this link.
ATTENTION: Provider Business Office Managers and Alaska Medicaid Billers:
New Billing Rules for Group Services
Effective on and after August 7, 2009. Claims will be processed under new rules.
Use this link for information.
Inpatient Standards and Eligibility Manual for DES/DET
including recent changes
Reduced MH file checklist and medical necessity item checklist
Statutes. Administrative Code & Regulations
7 AAC 43.005 -18. Substance Abuse Rehabilitative Services
Health Care Services
7 AAC 43.005 - Division of Health Care Services Administrative
Provisions. Includes direct links to these Articles: 2. Physician
Services, 3. Long-Term Care - Intermediate Care Facilities and Skilled
Nursing Facilities, 4. Intermediate Care Facility for the Mentally
Retarded or Persons with Related Conditions, Hospital Services,
6. Children's Services, 7. Mental Health Services, 8. Authorization
of Mental Health Rehabilitation Services, 9. Medical Transportation
Services, 10. Inpatient Psychiatric Services, 11. Prescribed Drugs
and Medical Supplies, 12. Dental Services, 15. Mental Health Clinic
Services,16. Rates for Mental Health Services, 17. Mental Health
Rehabilitation Services, 18. Substance Abuse Rehabilitative Services,
19.Consumer-Directed and Agency-Based Personal Care Services, 20.
Home Health Care Services, 22. Rural Health Clinic Services, 23.
Federally Qualified Health Centers, 28. Home and Community-Based
Waiver Services Program, 29. Telemedicine Applications
Statutes, Administrative Codes and Regulations
44.29.020 - The Department of Health and Social Services shall
administer the state programs of public health and social services...
47.05. ADMINISTRATION OF WELFARE, SOCIAL SERVICES AND INSTITUTIONS
47.30.051 - 47.30.056 - Submissions requiring use of Trust money.
Article 02. CONSTRUCTION OF MENTAL HEALTH HOSPITALS AND FACILITIES
Comprehensive Services and Sec. 47.30.590. Patient rights and
the confidential nature of records and information.
6 State Mental Health Policy - purpose, rights, powers and duties
7 Alaska Mental Health Board
47 AS 12.47.010 - 12.47.130 Insanity and Competency to Stand Trial
47.31. Mental Health Treatment Assistance Program - Eligibility,
rates, payment, appeals
7 - AAC Alaska Administrative Code - Health and Social Services
7 Part 5 AAC Mental Health and Developmental Disabilities
AAC 71 grant regs apply to a community mental health center
receiving financial assistance - thru 7AAC 71.405
72 Civil Commitment - 7 AAC 72.010 - 7 AAC 75.020
78. Grant Programs
18.20. Regulation of Hospitals
18 - Health Safety and Housing