Transmittal Notice 05-10
This is to transmit a copy of the Indian Health Manual (IHM), Part 2, Chapter 4, Section 8, "Provision of Health Services to Ineligible Individuals under Section 813(b)(1)(A) of the Indian Health Care Improvement Act (IHCIA)." The purpose of Section 8 is to establish policy and guidance for the Indian Health Service to use in making a determination with a Tribe or Tribes when direct care health services may be provided to ineligible individuals at IHS facilities under Section 813(b)(1)(A) of the IHCIA.
Charles W. Grim, D.D.S., M.H.S.A.
Assistant Surgeon General
Director, Indian Health Service
The IHM Part 2, Chapter 4, Section 8, including the chapter Table of Contents pages.
Insert the attached copy of the IHM Part 2, Chapter 4, Section 8, including the Chapter 4 Table of Contents pages in its place.
Log and file this Transmittal Notice in sequential order.
Distribution: Indian Health Service-Wide
Date: September 23, 2005