Each board of alcohol, drug addiction, and mental health services shall contract with a community mental health agency under division (A)(7)(a) of section 340.03 of the Revised Code for the agency to do all of the following in accordance with rules adopted under section 5119.61 of the Revised Code for an individual referred to the agency under division (D)(2) of section 5119.69 of the Revised Code:
(A) Assess the individual and, if the agency determines that the environment in which the individual will be living while receiving residential state supplement payments is appropriate for the individual's needs , issue a recommendation to the referring residential state supplement administrative agency that the referring agency should conclude that the living environment is appropriate when it makes its determination regarding the appropriateness of the environment;
(B) Provide ongoing monitoring to ensure that services provided under section 340.09 of the Revised Code are available to the individual;
(C) Provide discharge planning to ensure the individual's earliest possible transition to a less restrictive environment.
Amended by 129th General AssemblyFile No.127,HB 487, §101.01, eff. 6/11/2012.
Amended by 129th General AssemblyFile No.28,HB 153, §101.01, eff. 7/1/2011.
Effective Date: 2001 HB283 09-05-2001