13.8 Outpatient Therapy

Outpatient therapy services are to be utilized as a continuum of services and do not include residential or non-residential base services. In order to provide outpatient therapy services, it must be outlined in the provider contract. Staff qualifications for providing core services remain unchanged. See Appendix B, Post-Acute Rehabilitation Core Services Modality and Staff Qualifications. See Chapter 12, Traumatic Brain Injury and Traumatic Spinal Cord Injury – Outpatient Therapy Services, for additional guidelines on outpatient services.