.................... moves to amend H.F. No. 1233, the delete everything amendment
(A13-0408), as follows:
Page 131, after line 26 insert:
"Section 1. Minnesota Statutes 2012, section 256B.0625, subdivision 48, is amended to
Subd. 48. Psychiatric consultation to primary care practitioners.
1.7 January 1, 2006,
Medical assistance covers consultation provided by a psychiatrist or
via telephone, e-mail, facsimile, or other means of communication to primary
care practitioners, including pediatricians. The need for consultation and the receipt of the
consultation must be documented in the patient record maintained by the primary care
practitioner. If the patient consents, and subject to federal limitations and data privacy
provisions, the consultation may be provided without the patient present."