The goal of the partial hospitalization program is to resolve or stabilize an acute episode of mental illness. Partial hospitalization is a time- limited, structured program of multiple and intensive psychotherapy and other therapeutic services provided by a multidisciplinary team, as defined by Medicare, and provided in an outpatient hospital setting outpatient department facility or a Medicare-certified community mental health center (CMHC) that meets Medicare requirements to provide partial hospitalization programs services. Partial hospitalization provides person- and family-centered treatment by a multi-disciplinary team, under the direction of a physician.
What services are covered?
PHP Covered Services
Who is eligible to provide the service?
MHCP Enrolled Providers who are:
- Medicare Certified
- Outpatient hospital facility
- Community Mental Health Centers
*Satellite locations must also be enrolled and licensed as Outpatient Hospital Facilities or Community Mental Health Centers
Who is eligible to receive this service?
MHCP Eligible Recipient