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The proposal “Psychiatric Rehabilitation Services” was delivered to the Independent Regulatory Review Commission (IRRC), the House Human Services Committee, and the Senate Health and Human Services Committee for review on June 23, 2022. The proposal has a 30-day comment period that closes on August 8, 2022.

RCPA is convening an interested group of providers to review the proposed regulations. The meeting will be taking place on Friday, July 29, from 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm. Please register for the event here if you are interested in attending. Members are encouraged to also submit their own comments directly to the Department.

For more information on the proposal, visit here.

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Psychiatric Rehabilitation Services Regulations Go to IRRC: Open for Comment Until August 8
RCPA to Convene Work Group to Review

The proposal “Psychiatric Rehabilitation Services” was delivered to the Independent Regulatory Review Commission (IRRC), the House Human Services Committee, and the Senate Health and Human Services Committee for review on June 23, 2022. A copy of the proposal, as it was delivered to those parties, can be found on IRRC’s website. This copy of the proposal includes the required Regulatory Analysis Form and copies of any forms referenced in the rulemaking. If IRRC has any comments on the proposal, those comments must be delivered to the Department by September 7, 2022; comments will be posted in the above link.

The proposal was published in the July 9 edition of the Pennsylvania Bulletin and opened for public comment. The proposal has a 30-day comment period that closes on August 8, 2022; instructions for submitting comments to the Department are located under the “Public Comment” heading.

RCPA will convene an interested group of providers to review the proposed regulations. Members are encouraged to also submit their own comments directly to the Department.

UPDATE: The meeting will be taking place on Friday, July 29, from 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm. Please register for the event here if you are interested in attending. 

Comments can be sent by mail to:
Department of Human Services, Office of Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services
Attention: Laurie Madera
Bureau of Policy, Planning, and Program Development
Commonwealth Towers, 11th Floor, 303 Walnut Street
Harrisburg, PA 17105.

Comments may also be sent via email.

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Psychiatric Rehabilitation Services Regulations Go to IRRC: Open for Comment Until August 8
RCPA to Convene Work Group to Review

The proposal “Psychiatric Rehabilitation Services” was delivered to the Independent Regulatory Review Commission (IRRC), the House Human Services Committee, and the Senate Health and Human Services Committee for review on June 23, 2022. A copy of the proposal, as it was delivered to those parties, can be found on IRRC’s website. This copy of the proposal includes the required Regulatory Analysis Form and copies of any forms referenced in the rulemaking. If IRRC has any comments on the proposal, those comments must be delivered to the Department by September 7, 2022; comments will be posted in the above link.

The proposal was published in the July 9 edition of the Pennsylvania Bulletin and opened for public comment. The proposal has a 30-day comment period that closes on August 8, 2022; instructions for submitting comments to the Department are located under the “Public Comment” heading.

RCPA will convene an interested group of providers to review the proposed regulations. Members are encouraged to also submit their own comments directly to the Department. Please contact RCPA Mental Health policy director Sarah Eyster if interested.

Comments can be sent by mail to:
Department of Human Services, Office of Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services
Attention: Laurie Madera
Bureau of Policy, Planning, and Program Development
Commonwealth Towers, 11th Floor, 303 Walnut Street
Harrisburg, PA 17105.

Comments may also be sent via email.

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Due to a scheduling conflict with the Suicide Prevention Conference, the second meeting of the 988/Crisis Regulations Work Group has been rescheduled to Tuesday, May 31, 2022, from 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm.

Please register for the meeting here. If you have already registered for the May 19 meeting, your registration will be transferred, meaning you do not need to re-register. If you have any questions, please contact Sarah Eyster.

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RCPA will be holding its first 988/Crisis Regulation Work Group meeting on Wednesday, March 23, 2022, from 9:30 am–11:00 am. All lifeline call centers are invited to attend. The goal of this group is to discuss the transition to and implementation of 988 and possible challenges. We will also be reviewing and providing input for the pending crisis intervention regulations.

You can register for the meeting here. Please email Sarah Eyster with questions.