Screening, Brief Intervention and Referral for Treatment (SBIRT) Information

Policy

Providers who wish to provide Screening, Brief Intervention and Referral for Treatment (SBIRT) as a billable service must meet certain requirements set by Kansas Department for Aging and Disability Services - Behavioral Health Services prior to billing for the service.

Purpose

To ensure all practitioners have completed the Kansas approved SBIRT training prior to administering and billing SBIRT service to Medicaid eligible clients.

Frequently Asked Questions

Steps To Become a Medicaid Approved SBIRT Practitioner

1.  Complete Training

Practitioners must complete a Kansas approved SBIRT training.

2.  Enroll Online

Fill out an online enrollment application and upload paperwork.

3.  Review and Decision

Your application will be reviewed. You will receive an email once a decision has been made.

Contact Information

If your certification status has changed at any time, please contact KDADS:

Cissy McKinzie
Tamberly.McKinzie@ks.gov
Kansas Department for Aging and Disability Services
Behavioral Health/Substance Use Disorders
New England Building
503 S. Kansas Ave. Topeka, KS - 66603-3404
785-296-4079