CHA News Article

DHCS to Host Behavioral Health Forum Jan. 7

The California Department of Health Care Services will host a behavioral health forum Jan. 7, 2015, that will offer information on policy and programmatic issues impacting public mental health and substance use disorder services. The meeting will be organized into the following five smaller forums:

  1. Client and Family Member
  2. Strengthen Specialty Mental Health and Drug Medi-Cal County Programs and Delivery Systems
  3. Coordinated and Integrated Systems of Care for MHSUDS and Medical Care
  4. Coordinated and Useful Data Collection, Utilization and Evaluation of Outcomes
  5. Cost Effective and Simplified Fiscal Models

The forum will be held at 1500 Capitol Avenue in the auditorium, in Sacramento. Participants may also choose to attend via webinar and can register at For questions about the forum or for more information, email