Affected: IC 12-15
Reimbursement is available for tobacco dependence counseling services rendered
by licensed practitioners under applicable Indiana law participating in
Medicaid and listed in subsection (c).
(b) A prescription for tobacco dependence
products serves as documentation that the prescribing practitioner has
prescribed or obtained assurance from the patient that counseling occurs
corresponding to the receipt of tobacco dependence products.
The following may provide tobacco
dependence counseling services when prescribed by a practitioner within the
scope of his or her license under Indiana law and within the limitations of
(1) A physician.
(2) A physician's assistant.
(3) A nurse practitioner.
(4) A registered nurse.
(5) A psychologist.
(6) A pharmacist.
(7) A dentist.
(8) An optometrist
(9) A clinical social worker.
(10) A marital and family
(11) A mental health
(12) A licensed clinical