INTERPRETIVE OR POLICY STATEMENT
SOCIAL AND HEALTH SERVICES
Division of Legal Services
Document Title: # Memo 09-56.
Subject: Tribal health program: Increase in IHS/OMB encounter rate and changes to the state match for nonnative chemical dependency services.
Effective Date: August 1, 2009.
Document Description: This memo informs Indian health services (IHS) and tribal 638 health clinic providers of:
|•||An increase in the IHS/OMB encounter rate retroactive to dates of service on and after January 1, 2009; and|
|•||Changes to the federal medical assistance percentages (FMAP) rate effective August 1, 2009.|