Code of the District of Columbia

§ 31–3175.05. Medicaid coverage for medication-assisted treatment.

Medicaid shall provide coverage for medication-assisted treatment prescribed for the treatment of substance use disorders; provided, that medication assisted treatment covered in accordance with this section shall not be subject to:

(1) Utilization control, other than those processes specified by the American Society of Addiction Medicine;

(2) Prior authorization;

(3) Step therapy; or

(4) Lifetime restriction limits.