Cardinal Care
Virginia's Medicaid Program



Medicaid ARTS Providers applying for a new Department of Behavioral Health and Developmental Services (DBHDS) substance use license for substance use services may email their ARTS Attestation forms to with the subject heading "New Substance Use Provider Application Expedite Review Request." DMAS will coordinate expedited reviews with DBHDS Office of Licensing for Medicaid providers only for Residential Treatment, Partial Hospitalization Programs, Intensive Outpatient Programs, and Opioid Treatment Programs that are located in high need areas.


DBHDS Licensing Resources