Rate Determination Initiation Notice for Section 45 Hospital Services 

This bulletin provides notice that the Department has initiated a Rate Determination Process* for Distinct Psychiatric Units, Distinct Substance Abuse Units, and Private Psychiatric Hospitals under Section 45 Hospital Services of the MaineCare Benefits Manual.    

New rates are being determined pursuant to the Department’s reimbursement reform and rate determination priorities.   

Burns and Associates will be conducting this work.     

You may reach out to Jessica Levesque, MaineCare’s Rate Setting Project Manager for this determination process with any questions.       

*This notice is being sent pursuant to Public Law 2022 Chapter 639.