Transforming State Behavioral Health Systems: Findings from States on the Impact of CCBHC Implementation
Reports information from surveys and interviews with state
Certified Community Behavioral Health Clinic (CCBHC)
program directors from the 8 original demonstration states,
including Minnesota, Missouri, Nevada, New Jersey, New
York, Oklahoma, Oregon, and Pennsylvania. Shares how the
CCBHC program helped states address mental health and
substance use issues in their communities by lowering
costs, improving outcomes, building healthcare system
capacity for mental health and substance use, and
increasing the infrastructure to meet the rising need of
care. Includes specific examples of how the CCBHC program
improved access to urgent recovery centers, crisis centers,
and telehealth services in rural communities.
Author(s): Rachael Matulis, Dorn Schuffman, Rebecca Farley David, Samantha Holcombe Date: 10/2021 Type: Document Sponsoring organization: National Council for Mental Wellbeing view details
The Effects of Play Streets on Social and Community Connectedness in Rural Communities
Reports the results of a study looking at the impacts of
the Play Streets program that seeks to increase physical
activity among children in rural communities located in
North Carolina, Maryland, Oklahoma, and Texas. Shares
information from focus groups and interviews to further
understand the added social and community benefits from the
Author(s): M. Renée Umstattd Meyer, Tyler Prochnow, Andrew C. Pickett, et al. Citation: International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health, 18(19), 9976 Date: 09/2021 Type: Document view details
Grantee Sourcebook: Rural HIV/AIDS Planning Program, 2020-2021
Detailed descriptions of 7 Rural HIV/AIDS Planning Program grant projects funded in fiscal year 2020. Reports on each grantee's key Ending the HIV Epidemic (EHE) strategies, secondary focus areas, target populations served, network development and planning activities, initial outcomes of their planning work, and sustainability strategies of the HIV/AIDS rural health networks and HIV-related programming beyond the planning year. Grantee profiles identify the geographic areas served, network partners, and primary contact person.
Date: 09/2021 Type: Document Sponsoring organization: Federal Office of Rural Health Policy view details
Prevention, Treatment, and Recovery Innovations in Native American Communities
Report highlights the efforts of tribal programs to address opioid use disorder in their communities. Presents success stories of programs providing culturally competent treatment, prevention, and recovery for American Indian and Alaska Native communities in several states.
Date: 08/2021 Type: Document Sponsoring organization: National American Indian and Alaska Native Addiction Technology Transfer Center view details
Primary Care Case Management in Medicaid: A Strategy for Supporting Primary Care in Rural Areas
Describes how Medicaid agencies in five states - Alabama, Colorado, Maine, Idaho, and Oklahoma - utilize primary care case management (PCCM) programs to strengthen primary care, particularly in rural areas. Identifies three strategies implemented by some or all of these states to support primary care providers, and highlights lessons learned for state Medicaid programs that want to strengthen primary care in rural areas.
Author(s): Neva Kaye Date: 08/2021 Type: Document Sponsoring organization: National Academy for State Health Policy view details