Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Department of Medical Assistance Services
Board of Medical Assistance Services

General Notice
DRAFT Temporary Detention Order (TDO) Supplement for Stakeholder Input
Date Posted: 12/19/2019
Expiration Date: 3/19/2020
Submitted to Registrar for publication: YES
30 Day Comment Forum closed. Began on 12/19/2019 and ended 1/18/2020   [1 comments]

The draft Temporary Detention Order (TDO) Supplement is available on the DMAS website for public comment until January 18, 2020. 

Updates include: (1) claims processing requirements for Crisis Stabilization Units (CSUs) who admit individuals ages 21 through 64 under TDOs; (2) coverage information for individuals enrolled in Medicaid's managed care programs; and (3) clarifying the Federal Managed Care Rule for individuals ages 21-64 enrolled in Medicaid managed care receiving services in an Institution for Mental Disease (IMD). 

The updated information can be found on pages 1-4 of the draft supplement. Once finalized, the supplement will be housed in the Hospital, Physician-Practitioner, and Psychiatric Services provider manuals. 

Contact Information
Name / Title: Emily McClellan  / Regulatory Manager
Address: Division of Policy and Research
600 E. Broad St., Suite 1300
Richmond, 23219
Email Address:
Telephone: (804)371-4300    FAX: (804)786-1680    TDD: (800)343-0634