Skip to content
The National Council logo

Archive: June 2019

Capitol Connector
Your source for the latest updates from Capitol Hill. We translate policy into practice so you can learn how policy trends will affect your work and how best to prepare.

National Council Member Testifies in Support of Extending CCBHCs

June 6, 2019 | Uncategorized | Comments
Image related to this article

Wendolyn Ebbert

Intern, Policy & Practice Improvement

On Tuesday, Mary-Catherine Bohan of Rutgers University Behavioral Health Care (UBHC), a National Council member and Certified Community Behavioral Health Clinic, testified before the House Energy and Commerce Subcommittee on Health in support of the Excellence in Mental Health and Addiction Treatment Expansion Act (S. 824/ H.R. 1767). The legislation would extend the Certified Community Behavioral Health Clinic (CCBHC) Medicaid demonstration program in its original eight states for two years and expand the program to 11 other states that applied but were not originally selected. The CCBHC program is set to expire on June 30th, 2019 if Congress does not act. 

Read More |  View Comments

Share on LinkedIn
©2019 National Council for Behavioral Health. All Rights Reserved.
The National Council for Behavioral Health is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit association (EIN 23-7092671).