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317:30-5-1082.Scope of services

[Revised 09-14-2020]

(a) General provisions.  The OHCA covers medically necessary DSMT services when all the following criteria are met:

(1) The member has been diagnosed with diabetes by a physician or qualified non-physician provider working within the scope of his/her licensure;

(2) The services have been ordered by a physician or qualified non-physician provider who is actively managing the member's diabetes;

(3) The services are provided by a qualified DSMT provider [Refer to OAC 317:30-5-1081(b)(2)]; and

(4) The program meets the current ADA or ADE training standards.

(b) Training. DSMT services shall provide one (1) initial assessment per lifetime. Initial DSMT shall be comprised of up to ten (10) hours [can be performed in any combination of thirty (30) minute increments] of diabetes training within a consecutive twelve (12) month period beginning with the initial training date, including:

(1) One (1) hour of individual instruction, consisting of face-to-face encounters between the CDE and the member; and

(2) Nine (9) hours of group instruction.

(c) Follow-up DSMT. After the first twelve (12) month period has concluded, members shall only be eligible for two (2) hours of individual or group DSMT instruction per calendar year.


Disclaimer. The OHCA rules found on this Web site are unofficial. The official rules are published by the Oklahoma Secretary of State Office of Administrative Rules as Title 317 of the Oklahoma Administrative Code. To order an official copy of these rules, contact the Office of Administrative Rules at (405) 521-4911.