Current through Register Vol. 54, No. 7, April 4, 2022
(a) Upon transition from mobile crisis
response services, stabilization management services for children, youth, or
young adults who are receiving services from the Children's System of Care but
who are not receiving CMO or youth case management (YCM) services shall be
provided by the mobile response agency in order to monitor and coordinate
ongoing care and services.
During the period of stabilization management services, the CSA and a
designated representative from the mobile response agency shall review the
individualized crisis plan (ICP), to ensure that the services included are
effectively addressing the presenting issues. Amendments to the ICP shall be
registered with the CSA within 24 hours.
For a child, youth or young adult who is temporarily placed in a crisis bed in
a community residential mental health rehabilitation facility, the need for
continued stay in the crisis bed shall be reviewed and documented by the mobile
response agency during placement, which shall not exceed seven days, with
appropriate amendments to the ICP as indicated.
For a child, youth or young adult
receiving on-going stabilization management services, the ICP shall be reviewed
by the mobile response agency a minimum of once per week. Stabilization
management services shall be authorized by the CSA up to eight weeks. (See
Services included in the ICP during the
stabilization management period may include, but shall not be limited to:
1. Continued monitoring of the temporary
placement of a child in a crisis bed located in a group home, a psychiatric
community residence, or residential treatment center after the initial 72
mental/behavioral clinical interventions to stabilize the crisis, including,
but not limited to: psychiatric services, medication management, psychological,
community-based mental health rehabilitation services including, but not
limited to, behavioral assistance services and intensive in-community services,
or other formal or informal community-based mental health/behavioral health
rehabilitation services; and
Continued advocacy and networking by the mobile response agency to provide
linkages and referrals to appropriate community-based services and assisting
the child, youth or young adult and his or her family/caregiver in accessing
other benefits or assistance programs for which they may be eligible.
(d) The ICP shall include a
transition plan that links the child to clinical behavioral and emotional
services, formal and informal community supports and linkages with appropriate
system partners subsequent to the period of stabilization management services.
These services may include, but are not limited to, residential or other
community-based mental/behavioral health rehabilitation services.
(e) For children, youth or young adults who
are receiving care management organization (CMO) or youth case management (YCM)
services, stabilization management services shall be provided by the CMO or YCM
and shall not be reimbursable to the mobile response agency.