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Statewide Inpatient Psychiatric Program Services

Medicaid reimburses for Statewide Inpatient Psychiatric Program (SIPP) services to provide extended psychiatric residential treatment with the goal of facilitating successful return to treatment in a community-based setting. SIPP services include:

This service is one of the minimum covered services for all Managed Medical Assistance plans serving Medicaid enrollees.


Florida Medicaid recipients requiring medically necessary Statewide Inpatient Psychiatric Program services who meet the following criteria:

Resource Information

Information on Medicaid health plans and services is available on the Statewide Medicaid Managed Care webpage.

SIPP services are authorized by Attachment 3-1-A of the Florida Medicaid State Plan under the Inpatient Psychiatric Services for Individuals under 21 benefit.

The Florida Medicaid coverage policies, fee schedules, and Rule are available on the Agency Website.