988 and Mobile Crisis Response with the CCBHC Model

May 2, 2022
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States Can Use the CCBHC Model to Streamline Mobile Crisis Response and Other Mental Health and Substance Use Services, Including 988.

If a state, through legislation or executive action, establishes CCBHC as a provider type within their state Medicaid program and requires CCBHCs to coordinate with or participate in the 988-lifeline network, certain allowable costs (as outlined in CMS guidance) could be funded through federal dollars with the 85% enhanced match for mobile crisis response. Download to learn more.