Texas Administrative Code
|PART 1||TEXAS DEPARTMENT OF INSURANCE|
|CHAPTER 3||LIFE, ACCIDENT, AND HEALTH INSURANCE AND ANNUITIES|
|SUBCHAPTER HH||STANDARDS FOR REASONABLE COST CONTROL AND UTILIZATION REVIEW FOR CHEMICAL DEPENDENCY TREATMENT CENTERS|
|RULE §3.8010||Recommended Length of Stay for Inpatient (Hospital or 24-hour Residential) Detoxification Services|
The recommended stay period for inpatient (hospital or 24-hour residential) detoxification services is up to 14 days, based on the inpatient detoxification admission criteria in §3.8007 of this title (relating to Admission Criteria for Inpatient (Hospital or 24-hour Residential) Detoxification Services), with utilization review points, based on continued stay criteria in §3.8008 of this title (relating to Continued Stay Criteria for Inpatient (Hospital or 24-hour Residential) Detoxification Services), 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 §3.8010 adopted to be effective August 28, 1991, 16 TexReg 4403.|