Substance Use Disorder Demonstration

Medicaid & Long-Term Care

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What you need to know

​​​​​MLTC's Substance Use Disorder (SUD) demonstration waiver allows​ Nebraska Medicaid to continue covering SUD residential services in Institutions for Mental Diseases (IMDs) for Medicaid-enrolled adults ages 21-64. This demonstration waiver began on July 1, 2019.

The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) approved Nebraska's application for a section 1115 SUD demonstration waiver. MLTC has begun the process of implementing this new waiver authority. The full text of Nebraska's 1115 SUD demonstration agreement with CMS can be found at the following link: Nebraska Section 1115 Substanc​e Use Disorder Program

Program Information

Monitoring Protocol 

Waiver Materials

​Provider Webinars

Opioid Treatment Program
​​Medically Monitored Inpatient Withdrawal Management