Billing Manual Update

Guide to Edits Included in the New York State Children´s Health and Behavioral Health Billing and Coding Manual Version 2020-1 (September 2020)

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Planned Respite Services:

  • Planned Respite – Individual (up to 6 hours)
  • Planned Respite – Individual per diem (over 6 hours)
  • Planned Respite – Individual per diem (over 6 hours up to 12 hours)
  • Planned Respite – Group (up to 6 hours)
  • Planned Respite – Group (over to 6 hours up to 12 hours)

Crisis Respite Services:

  • Crisis Respite – (up to 6 hours)
  • Crisis Respite – (more than 6 hours, less than 12 hours)
  • Crisis Respite – (more than 12 hours, less than 24 hours)
Pg. 32-33
Updated Appendix B to reflect additional rate codes 8025 and 8026 with associated procedure and modifiers Pg. 56
Updated Appendix B to reflect rate code descriptions outlined above Pg. 56-57
Guide to: NYS Children Health and Behavioral Health Billing and Coding Manual AUGUST 2020