Operating Policy & Procedure

Psychiatric Residential Treatment Facility (PRTF) Transition Waiver

Indiana's Division of Mental Health and Addiction (DMHA) has been given the authority by the Office of Medicaid Policy and Planning (OMPP) to administer the Center for Medicaid Service (CMS) approved PRTF Transition Waiver. The Waiver application and the design of the service program have been jointly developed by DMHA and OMPP. All PRTF Transition Waiver services are provided according to the federal and state regulations and mandates set forth by the waiver and Medicaid. This section gives providers and families access to the policies and procedures set forth by DMHA and OMPP that govern the PRTF Transition Waiver.

Waiver Application

The following links provide information about the program summary and the Medicaid-approved transition waiver application:

  • PRTF Transition Waiver Bulletin

Operating Policy and Procedure

The Provider Manual outlines the expectations and requirements mandated by DMHA and OMPP regarding the PRTF Transition Waiver services program. The provider is responsible for reviewing and understanding the content in the manual. The Provider is also responsible to adhere to all Medicaid requirements as they pertain to providing and billing for the PRTF Transition Waiver services:


Contact us if you are having difficulty find the information you are searching for. Your questions might be a great addition to our Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs):

  • PRTF Transition Waiver FAQs


Links below provide easy access to some basic program forms: