Section 1115 Demonstration for Substance Use Disorder Services

The Department of Human Services is holding a public forum to afford the public with an opportunity to provide comments on the progress of the federal Section 1115 Demonstration for substance use disorder (SUD) services. This Demonstration was approved by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services effective July 1, 2018 and provides necessary funding that is critical to continue to support the provision of a full continuum of medically necessary SUD services, including residential services.

When: Tuesday, April 23, 2019 - 10:00 am to 12:00 pm

Where: DGS Annex Complex Building #15 - 1110 South Hemlock Drive Harrisburg PA 17110-2931

DGS Annex Complex Map

Written comments may also be submitted by April 23rd to:

Charles Tshudy
Bureau of Policy, Planning and Program Development
Office of Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services
11th Floor, Commonwealth Tower
303 Walnut Street, Harrisburg, PA 17101
or by email at

Monitoring Report for July 1, 2018 to December 31, 2018 of Demonstration Year 1

Budget Neutrality Worksheet