eQHealth Solutions, the QIO-like organization for the Arkansas Department of Human Services (DHS), provides utilization and quality control peer review for outpatient behavioral health services to qualifying Arkansas Medicaid beneficiaries. eQHealth also provides utilization and quality control peer review for inpatient psychiatric services for Arkansas Medicaid beneficiaries underage of twenty-one. Inpatient utilization and quality control peer review activities include the following:

  Inpatient

 

  • Under 21 Inpatient Psychiatric Acute
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  • Certification of need and determination of medical necessity for admission
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  • Continued stay and quality of care for inpatient psychiatric treatment
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  • Onsite and webinar training upon request

Outpatient 

 
  • Onsite and webinar trainings upon request
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  • Infant mental health
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  • Prior authorization/extension of benefits
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  • Retrospective review
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