TSF: CHCS: State Approaches to Integrating Physical and Behavioral Health Services for Medicare-Medicaid Beneficiaries


Behavioral health disorders are among the most prevalent and disabling chronic conditions affecting Medicare-Medicaid beneficiaries. These individuals have complex needs that require closely coordinated services, but misalignments between Medicare and Medicaid often result in fragmented, poor quality care. This brief describes early efforts in four states—Arizona, California, Massachusetts, and Washington—to improve integration of behavioral health services for Medicare-Medicaid beneficiaries.

Continue reading here: http://www.thescanfoundation.org/chcs-state-approaches-integrating-physical-and-behavioral-health-services-medicare-medicaid#?utm_source=2-26-14+-+TSF%3A+CHCS%3B+Community+Catalyst%2C+UA+Webinar…&utm_campaign=Feb+2014+E-blast&utm_medium=email

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