Independent Assessment, Certification and Coordination Team (IACCT)

The Alexandria DCHS Independent Assessment, Certification and Coordination Team (IACCT) is responsible for assessing, certifying and coordinating referrals for placement of youth under 21 into psychiatric and substance abuse treatment congregate care facilities.

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Independent Assessment, Certification and Coordination Team 

Effective July 1, 2017, the Alexandria DCHS Independent Assessment, Certification and Coordination Team (IACCT) is responsible for assessing, certifying and coordinating referrals for placement of youth under 21 into psychiatric and substance abuse treatment congregate care facilities (Level C and Level B placements). 

The Alexandria Policy and Management Team adopted the Medicaid IACCT process for all youth in need of CSA-funds for residential treatment.

December 8, 2017 IACCT Webinar Recording  

IACCT Webinar Questions and Answers 

December 12, 2017 IACCT PowerPoint 

Resources referenced in PowerPoint:

Alexandria IACCT Flow Chart (print to actual size and set page size to landscape and legal)
Magellan IACCT Inquiry Form (scroll down to second entry under Forms) 
Certificates of Need for Therapeutic Group Home and Psychiatric Residential Treatment Facility (scroll down to Forms section)
IACCT Retro Special Considerations
Updated CANS Reassessment
Inpatient Special Considerations for the IACCT Residential Inquiry Process
Residential Services for Substance Use & Behavioral Health 
Changes to Residential Treatment
Medical Necessity Criteria: Levels B and C


Additional Information on the Magellan Residential Program Process.

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