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6/10/2021 Frontier Nursing University Awarded HRSA Grants Totaling $4,140,000 Yahoo News FNU Receives HRSA Behavioral Health Workforce Education and Training grant and Nursing Workforce Diversity grantVersailles, KY, June 09, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) has awarded Frontier Nursing University (FNU) two grants totaling $4,140,000. The HRSA Behavioral Health Workforce Education and Training grant totals $1,920,000 and the Nursing Workforce Diversity grant totals $2,220,000. HRSA, which is an agency of the U.S. Department of Health and ...
6/10/2021 Frontier Nursing University Awarded HRSA Grants Totaling $4,140,000 Globe Newswire Frontier Nursing University Awarded HRSA Grants Totaling $4,140,000 FNU Receives HRSA Behavioral Health Workforce Education and Training grant and Nursing Workforce Diversity grant June 09, 2021 17:52 ET Source: Frontier Nursing University Frontier Nursing University ... totals $2,220,000. HRSA, which is an agency of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, will award the funding for both grants in annual installments over the next four years.‚AuWe are so thrilled ...
6/9/2021 Vaya Health and Cardinal Innovations announce consolidation ... and Cardinal Innovations announce consolidation Managed care organizations join under Vaya Health leadership to bring strength and stability to public behavioral health care in North Carolina Staff Report [email protected] SaveASHEVILLE ‚Ai Two of ... in western North Carolina. If approved by the North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services and county representatives, the consolidation will expand Vaya‚Aos operations to encompass benefits for the individuals and counties served ...
5/26/2021 Congressmen Cohen Announces Behavioral Health Training Grant to the University of Memphis US House of Representatives Congressmen Cohen Announces Behavioral Health Training Grant to the University of Memphis May 26, 2021 Press ReleaseMEMPHIS ‚Ai Congressman Steve Cohen (TN-09) today announced that the University of Memphis will receive a $466,792 grant from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services for behavioral health education and training.Congressman Cohen made the following statement:‚AuThis grant funding to the University of Memphis will improve approaches to behavioral ...
5/26/2021 Biden official says migrant facilities for children aren‚Äôt ‚Äòas traumatic‚Äô as the journey to America ... Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) Secretary Xavier Becerra said, CBS News reported . Minors at the Fort Bliss facility near El Paso, Texas, allegedly weren‚Aot able to access clean clothes, showers or case managers who help match them with sponsors, according to lawyers.Becerra denied allegations that migrant children lack critical resources and said that they‚Aore provided meals and access to behavioral health specialists as well as ...
5/20/2021 HHS announces $3B to address pandemic-related mental health issues ... cancers rise Should you wear sunscreen when you're working from home? COVID-19 vaccines not linked to fertility issues The Department of Health and Human Services on Tuesday announced $3 billion in funding for states ... to COVID-19 anti-Asian rhetoric, which is impacting the behavioral health of AANHPI communities.‚AuThe HHS cited the CDC‚Aos preliminary figures on overdose deaths, nearly 90,000 such deaths in the year ending ...
5/20/2021 HHS Announces $14.2 Million from American Rescue Plan to Expand Pediatric Mental Health Care Access HHS Announces $14.2 Million from American Rescue Plan to Expand Pediatric Mental Health Care Access Funding Will Expand Use of Telehealth to Integrate Mental and Behavioral Health into Pediatric Primary CareToday, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), through the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA), announced the availability of $14.2 million from the American Rescue Plan to expand pediatric mental health care access by integrating telehealth ...
5/20/2021 HHS announces $3B to address pandemic-related mental health issues Share on Facebook Share on TwitterThe Department of Health and Human Services on Tuesday announced $3 billion in funding for states, tribes and territories to address mental health and substance use challenges relating to ... to COVID-19 anti-Asian rhetoric, which is impacting the behavioral health of AANHPI communities.‚AuThe HHS cited the CDC‚Aos preliminary figures on overdose deaths, nearly 90,000 such deaths in the year ending ...
5/19/2021 HHS Launching Council to Address Mental Health, Substance Use Issues WASHINGTON -- The Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) is launching a Behavioral Health Coordinating Council to address the mental health and substance use disorders that have increased during the pandemic, Assistant Secretary for Health Rachel Levine, MD, said Tuesday.The council's primary goal "is to facilitate collaborative, innovative, transparent, equitable, action-oriented approaches to addressing the nation's behavioral health needs," Levine said on a Zoom call with reporters. "This ...
5/18/2021 HHS Announces $3 Billion in American Rescue Plan Funding for SAMHSA Block Grants to Address Addiction, Mental Health Crisis ... Plan Funding for SAMHSA Block Grants to Address Addiction, Mental Health Crisis May 18, 2021 HHS Secretary Becerra forms new Behavioral Health Coordinating CouncilThe Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) is distributing ... for these programs. SAMHSA, an operating division of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, has expedited federal funding to grantees to help communities grappling with mental health and substance use needs during the ...
5/18/2021 HHS Announces $3 Billion in American Rescue Plan Funding for SAMHSA Block Grants to Address Addiction, Mental Health Crisis ... in American Rescue Plan Funding for SAMHSA Block Grants to Address Addiction, Mental Health Crisis HHS Secretary Becerra forms new Behavioral Health Coordinating CouncilThe Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) is distributing ... for these programs. SAMHSA, an operating division of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, has expedited federal funding to grantees to help communities grappling with mental health and substance use needs during the ...
5/18/2021 States to get $3 billion from HHS for behavioral health Modern Healthcare ... behavioral health , the agency said Tuesday.Half the money will help states and territories provide comprehensive community-based mental health services and improve existing services for people with severe mental health conditions. The rest of the funding will go toward substance use disorder prevention and treatment."Behavioral health is a priority for the Department of Health and Human Services. The COVID-19 pandemic has made clear the need to invest ...
5/18/2021 North Carolinians now have until Friday to sign up for a new Medicaid plan. SaveThe deadline to sign up for one of the state's new Medicaid plans has been extended to Friday.May 14 was the deadline for most Medicaid recipients to choose between four statewide prepaid health plans (PHP) for their physical and behavioral health coverage. The plans are scheduled to go into effect July 1.However, the N.C. Department of Health and Human Services announced Tuesday it was extending the sign ...
5/17/2021 How a new federal rule change may make access to treatment for opioid use disorder easier ... the way between providers and patients as a result of a recent federal rule change.On April 27, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services announced new regulatory changes for prescribing buprenorphine for opioid ... Public Health ‚Ai Seattle & King County‚Aos Strategic Advisor on Behavioral Health, to learn more about the new rule change and how it may impact treatment access in our community. What is the rule change ...
5/17/2021 Pony Express Ride to Raise Awareness for Children's Mental Health ... The ride focuses on the message that mental health is fundamental to overall health, a message shared by the Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services.These patriotic bikers will kick off their ride in ... health,‚Au said Sheri Dawson, director of the Division of Behavioral Health. ‚AuHalf of all lifetime mental illness begins at the average age of 14 and three-quarters by age 24. For a young person ...
5/17/2021 Pony Express Ride to Raise Awareness for Children's Mental Health Includes a Stop in North Platte ... ride focuses on the message that mental health is fundamental to overall health ‚Ai a message shared by the Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services.These patriotic bikers will kick off their ride in ... health,‚Au said Sheri Dawson, director of the Division of Behavioral Health. ‚AuHalf of all lifetime mental illness begins at the average age of 14 and three-quarters by age 24. For a young person ...
5/14/2021 Transformation of Behavioral Health Care Through Section 1115 Waivers By John Jacobi As the Biden administration works to improve health access and transform health delivery, behavioral health reform should be at the front of the queue. People with severe mental illness and opioid use ... Reform through state waivers Section 1115 waiver authority permits the Department of Health and Human Services to approve pilots and demonstrations if they are found likely to promote the objectives of the Medicaid program. Waivers ...
5/12/2021 People Incorporated to Begin Offering Community-based Behavioral Support for Jail Inmates - Stocks News Feed ... Behavioral Health Clinic (CCBHC) expansion grant. The grant is provided by the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.The program provides individuals in Minnesota county jails easy access to a multi-disciplinary team of People Incorporated mental health professionals. These professionals will provide mental health assessments, diagnosis, person-centered mental health, substance use treatment planning, and care coordination. Post ...
5/12/2021 Minnesota Latino News ... Behavioral Health Clinic (CCBHC) expansion grant. The grant is provided by the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.The program provides individuals in Minnesota county jails easy access to a multi-disciplinary team of People Incorporated mental health professionals. These professionals will provide mental health assessments, diagnosis, person-centered mental health, substance use treatment planning, and care coordination. Post ...
5/11/2021 HHS‚Äô Proposed HIPAA Right of Access Changes: CHIME, ABHW Weigh in HealthIT Security HIPAA and Compliance News HHS‚Ao Proposed HIPAA Right of Access Changes: CHIME, ABHW Weigh in In response to HHS requests for comments on proposed HIPAA rule changes, CHIME and ABHW raised privacy and security concerns, including Right of Access amendments.ByMay 11, 2021 - CHIME and the Association for Behavioral Health and Wellness sent letters to the Department of Health and Human Services, in response to proposed changes to ...
5/10/2021 Miriam Delphin-Rittmon to Lead the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration ... Department of Health and Human Services. If confirmed she will lead the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMSHA), which works to reduce the impact of substance abuse and mental illness on America‚Aos communities.‚AuIf confirmed, I look forward to bringing the lessons we‚Aove learned together here in Connecticut to SAMSHA as we work to address the behavioral health of the nation during this challenging and transformative ...
5/9/2021 New "credible messenger" program launches to curb youth violence ... Department of Health and Human Services.The Credible Messenger program will be housed in the Milwaukee County Behavioral Health Division and receive support from the city‚Aos Office of Violence Prevention. ‚AuCredible messengers‚Au are people with similar lived experiences who are brought on to mentor youth and help them navigate life.Once connected, mentors will be available to their mentees 24 hours a day. They‚Aoll check in regularly ...
5/8/2021 Fortuna-Based Pediatrician Receives $5.1 Million for Youth Mental Health Crisis Residential Facility Fortuna-Based Pediatrician Receives $5.1 Million for Youth Mental Health Crisis Residential Facility Posted By Iridian Casarez on Fri, May 7, 2021 at 5:24 PM click to enlarge With the help of the Humboldt County Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) Children's Behavioral Health Division, Fortuna-based pediatrician Evan Buxbaum received a $5.1 million grant from the Investment in Mental Health Wellness Grant Program for Children to create the ...
5/8/2021 State funding has fallen short for mental health for years | News, Sports, Jobs ... behavioral health and mental health interchangeably.According to the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services, and Open Counseling‚Aos Michigan Mental Health Services Guide, anyone in Michigan who has Medicaid, or who qualifies for Medicaid, is eligible for public mental health services as long as those services are medically necessary. Services are considered medically necessary when a person has a mental health condition that impacts their well-being and ...
5/7/2021 Children need early mental health help Children need early mental health help May 7, 2021 SaveAs this week is National Children‚Aos Mental Health Awareness Week, the Division of Behavioral Health in Nebraska‚Aos Department of Health and Human Services is shining a spotlight on the importance of children‚Aos mental health.The coronavirus pandemic has affected all of our lives for well more than a year now, but our children are especially vulnerable, even ...