N.J. Admin. Code § 10:162-4.5 - Determining need for substance use disorder treatment and level of care

Current through Register Vol. 54, No. 7, April 4, 2022

(a) In determining the need for substance use disorder treatment and identifying the appropriate level of care, the affiliated treatment agency shall:
1. Make a determination based upon the ASAM criteria and a DSM diagnosis;
2. Utilize a SAMHSA-approved, evidence-based, validated assessment tool; and
3. Ensure that only affiliated treatment agency staff possessing the appropriate clinical background, education, and qualifications perform and provide the diagnosis and assessment.


N.J. Admin. Code § 10:162-4.5
Adopted by 50 N.J.R. 1489(a), effective 7/2/2018

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