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This report describes the different strategies that four states are utilizing to improve the integration and coordination of care for individuals with mental health and substance use disorders. These strategies include introducing new managed care arrangements and care coordination mechanisms, enhanced payment to providers to deliver comprehensive services, and the full integration of physical and behavioral health services in managed care contracts.
Populations:Developmental/Intellectual Disabilities; Physical Disabilities; Psychiatric Disabilities/Mental Illness
Keywords:Long-Term Care; Medicaid Integration
coordination of care; integration; managed care organization; primary care case management; patient-centered medical homes; community health teams; electronic health record; serious mental illness; behavioral health conditions; state programs; Medicaid; provider network; information systems; monitoring; financing;
Office of Disability, Aging and Long-Term Care Policy (DALTCP)
Short URL: http://www.advancingstates.org/node/65915