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Housing and nutrition of psychiatric aftercare patients.

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  • Psychology

Abstract

C E N T E R S F O R M E D I C A R E & M E D I C A I D S E R V I C E S Medicare & Your Mental Health Benefits This official government booklet has information about mental health benefits for people with Original Medicare, including: Who’s eligible Outpatient & inpatient benefits Prescription drug coverage Help for people with limited income & resources Where to get the help you need The information in this booklet describes the Medicare program at the time this booklet was printed. Changes may occur after printing. Visit Medicare.gov, or call 1-800-MEDICARE (1-800-633-4227) to get the most current information. TTY users should call 1-877-486-2048. “Medicare & Your Mental Health Benefits” isn’t a legal document. Official Medicare Program legal guidance is contained in the relevant statutes, regulations, and rulings. 3 Table of contents Introduction . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 5 Mental health care & Medicare . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 5 Medicare helps cover mental health services . . . . . . . . . . . . . 6 Section 1: Outpatient mental health care & professional services . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 7 What Original Medicare covers . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 7 What you pay . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9 Medicare may cover partial hospitalization . . . . . . . . . . . . . .10 What Original Medicare doesn’t cover . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .10 Section 2: Inpatient mental health care . . . . . . . . .11 What Original Medicare covers . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .11 What you pay . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .11 What Original Medicare doesn’t cover . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .12 Section 3: M

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