Stakeholder Recommendations for Mental Health and Substance Use Disorder Services
Provides guidance for California's mental health and substance use services with stakeholder input. Addresses rural issues related to delivering and financing services, including workforce shortages and Medicare rates. Highlights telemedicine as a potential solution and the importance of coordinating primary and mental healthcare. Summarizes project reports from the California Reducing Disparities Project for various ethnic and minority groups, including rural data for Native Americans.
California Department of Health Care Services
Access · Behavioral health workforce · Culture and cultural competency · Health disparities · Healthcare business and finance · Mental health · Racial and ethnic groups · Service delivery models · Substance use and misuse · California