Directory of Mississippi Health Facilities
Directory of Mississippi health facilities with address, phone number, and accreditation status if applicable, current as of February 2, 2022. Includes a list of rural health facilities on pages 88-98.
Date: 02/2022 Type: Directory Sponsoring organization: Mississippi State Department of Health view details
2022 Rural Advocacy Agenda
Outlines the American Hospital Association's federal policy priorities for rural hospitals in 2022. Offers recommendations in the areas of payment and reimbursement, care coordination, maternal and obstetric care, behavioral health, regulations, health information technology, workforce, and prescription drug prices.
Date: 02/2022 Type: Document Sponsoring organization: American Hospital Association view details
Meeting the Behavioral Health Needs of Farm Families in Times of Economic Distress
Offers strategies to support development and integration of behavioral health services across healthcare and community-based organizations, including leveraging payment systems to support coordinated care for farm families and aligning federal grant programs to address mental health and substance use disorders. Features recommendations including integrating primary and behavioral care for initial treatment of mental health and substance abuse concerns, expanding the workforce to improve rural behavioral health services capacity, increasing telehealth services, and expanding private and public insurance coverage.
Author(s): Andrew F. Coburn, Alva O. Ferdinand, Alana Knudson, et al. Date: 02/2022 Type: Document Sponsoring organization: Rural Policy Research Institute Rural Health Panel view details
Medi-Cal Specialty Mental Health External Quality Review: FY 2020-21 Statewide Report
Reports on an external review of all 56 county Mental
Health Plans (MHPs) that are contracted to provide
specialty mental health services to California Medicaid
beneficiaries, including breakdowns for rural areas.
Discusses challenges meeting demand and recruiting and
retaining healthcare providers. Highlights access to
services through telehealth, bilingual providers, and
culturally responsive services; timeliness of providing
service and tracking timeliness; and quality management.
Date: 01/2022 Type: Document Sponsoring organization: California Department of Health Care Services view details
Access to Mental Health Services in Rural Pennsylvania
Results of a study to assess the demand for mental health services in rural Pennsylvania, with a focus on youth and the elderly. Identifies challenges these populations face in accessing mental health care to provide options for improving and expanding mental healthcare services for underserved rural
Pennsylvanians. Features demographics and statistics on health and mental health needs in rural Pennsylvania, with breakdowns by county.
Author(s): Juliana Svistova, Ahyoung Lee, Christopher Harris, et al. Date: 01/2022 Type: Document Sponsoring organization: Center for Rural Pennsylvania view details
Assessment of the Capacity of Virginia's Licensed Behavioral Health Workforce
Provides statewide and locality-specific data on the capacity of each of
Virginia's licensed behavioral health (BH) professional types, data regarding Virginia's pipeline to produce more BH professionals, current demand for them, and the consequences of an inadequate supply. Features county-level maps showing distribution of psychiatrists, psychiatric-mental health nurse practitioners, licensed clinical psychologists, licensed clinical social workers, and licensed professional counselors, and a map showing Virginia Mental Health Professional Shortage Areas with limited broadband service.
Date: 01/2022 Type: Document Sponsoring organization: Virginia Health Care Foundation view details