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TITLE 28INSURANCE
PART 1TEXAS DEPARTMENT OF INSURANCE
CHAPTER 3LIFE, ACCIDENT, AND HEALTH INSURANCE AND ANNUITIES
SUBCHAPTER HHSTANDARDS FOR REASONABLE COST CONTROL AND UTILIZATION REVIEW FOR CHEMICAL DEPENDENCY TREATMENT CENTERS
RULE §3.8022Recommended Length of Stay for Intensive Outpatient Rehabilitation Treatment Service

The recommended stay period for intensive outpatient rehabilitation/treatment services is from four to 12 weeks, meeting at least 10 hours per week, based on the criteria in §3.8019 of this title (relating to Admission Criteria for Intensive Outpatient Rehabilitation/Treatment Service), with utilization review points, based on the criteria in §3.8020 of this title (relating to Continued Stay Criteria for Intensive Outpatient Rehabilitation/Treatment Service), and recommended treatment periods depending on the condition of the patient, accompanied by the commencement of appropriate utilization review and discharge planning at the time of admission.


Source Note: The provisions of this §3.8022 adopted to be effective August 28, 1991, 16 TexReg 4403; amended to be effective February 14, 1999, 24 TexReg 713

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