CHA News Article

DHCS to Host Behavioral Health Forum Tomorrow

The California Department of Health Care Services (DHCS) will conduct a Behavioral Health Forum tomorrow from 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. (PT) in Sacramento. DHCS established the Behavioral Health Forum to prioritize behavioral health issues, establish policy recommendations, track progress and status of issues under consideration and oversee stakeholder engagement. The meeting will include the following forums: Client and Family Member; Strengthen Specialty Mental Health and Drug Medi-Cal County Programs and Delivery Systems; Coordinated and Integrated Systems of Care for Mental Health and Substance Use Disorders and Medical Care Integration; Coordinated and Useful Data Collection, Utilization, and Evaluation of Outcomes; and Cost Effective and Simplified Fiscal Models.

Participants may also choose to join via webinar/conference call. For more information, see attached agenda.