Medicaid reimburses for Statewide Inpatient Psychiatric Program (SIPP) services to provide extended psychiatric residential treatment with the goal of facilitating successful return to treatment in a community-based setting. SIPP services include:
Florida Medicaid recipients requiring medically necessary Statewide Inpatient Psychiatric Program services who meet the following criteria:
Information on Medicaid health plans and services is available on the Statewide Medicaid Managed Care webpage.
SIPP services are authorized by Attachment 3-1-A of the Florida Medicaid State Plan under the Inpatient Psychiatric Services for Individuals under 21 benefit.
The Florida Medicaid coverage policies, fee schedules, and Rule are available on the Agency Website.