By Caroline Carney MD MSc, Asaf Bitton MD MPH, & Patrick S. Romano MD MPH – Patients, policymakers, and practitioners recognized an acute need for change in the country’s behavioral health systems of care even before…
In his first State of the Union, the President outlined a bold national strategy to prevent, treat, and provide long term recovery supports for mental illness and substance use disorders. The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services has a leadership role to implement and advance the President’s Strategy.
CMS issued the Calendar Year 2023 Physician Fee Schedule proposed rule, which would significantly expand access to behavioral health services, Accountable Care Organizations, cancer screening, and dental care – particularly in rural and underserved areas.
The Department of Health and Human Services, through the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, is announcing its first-ever behavioral health Recovery Innovation Challenge.
The Department of Health and Human Services through the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration is announcing two Certified Community Behavioral Health Clinics funding opportunities to expand and increase access to evidence-based mental health and substance use services for all Americans.
The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, through the Health Resources and Services Administration, announced the availability of $13 million in funding to increase access to behavioral health care services and address health inequities in rural America, including through evidence-based, trauma-informed treatment for substance use disorder.