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May 15, 2018
Behavioral health residential facility room and board limitation
 
Based on new information received from AHCCCS, effective June 1, 2018, Mercy Maricopa Integrated Care shall require that no more than 30% of an individual's gross monthly household income be used for the purpose of room and board.
 
This limitation applies only to beneficiaries determined to have a Serious Mental Illness, and residing in a Behavioral Health Residential Facility.
 
AHCCCS will convene stakeholders to obtain additional input on the matter and will issue clarifying guidance, if necessary, following the solicitation of input.
 
As always, feel free to contact your Mercy Maricopa Provider Relations Representative with any questions or comments. You can find this notice and all other provider notices on our Mercy Maricopa website.     

Thanks for all you do!
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