CALL TO ACTION
The Illinois Department of Healthcare and Family Services (HFS) is proposing a change in federal rules to allow the billing of mental health services by
LCPCs are NOT INCLUDED.
Any interested party may submit comments concerning these proposed changes in reimbursement methods and standards. All comments must be submitted in writing by January 1, 2017.
They state “this is an ongoing effort to provide access to care and quality services.”
We need ALL counselors to take action.
IMHCA wants 1,000’s of responses.
If you are a LCPC, LPC or graduate student- NOW is the time to step up and ACT.
Don’t let LCPCs be left out.
A short email in your words that LCPCs should be included as a service provider is good. More comments about
MOST IMPORTANT IS THAT YOU WRITE! NOW!https://www.illinois.gov/hfs/SiteCollectionDocuments/120916PublicNoticeLCSW.pdf
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Daniel Stasi, Executive Director, along with our other office staff are available by phone at (815)787-0515 or email.
IMHCA functions to represent ALL Illinois
IMHCA is a founding member of CICO (Coalition of Illinois Counselors). CICO engages a Lobbyist in Springfield.
Through our training Academy we provide an annual conference and a variety of training opportunities for mental health professionals.