Letter to the Medicaid Director Regarding Move to Managed Care

The District of Columbia Behavioral Health Association shares the Department of Health Care Finance's stated goals to build an organized, accountable, person-centered system. Before procurement of new managed care contracts begins, we shared our hopes and concerns regarding management of the transition with respect to beneficiaries and to provider organizations. We also raised attention to specific issues we hope will be considered in the Department's request for proposals.

DCBHA DHCF Managed Care Reponse Letter 10.08.2019.pdf

Statement on Interagency Council on Behavioral Health

The District of Columbia Behavioral Health Association welcomes DC Council discussion of the possibility of creating an Interagency Council on Behavioral Health. See the Board's statement below.

Position Statement - Interagency Council on Behavioral Health 3.05.2019.pdf

DC Council Performance Oversight Hearing: Committee on Health

February 12, 2019 - Performance Oversight Hearing: Department of Behavioral Health

DCBHA DBH Performance Oversight Hearing Testimony 2.12.2019.pdf

DC Council Joint Hearing of the Committees on Health and on the Judiciary and Public Safety

January 28, 2019 - “The District Government’s Strategy and Actions to Combat the Opioid Epidemic”

Opioid Strategy Hearing Testimony 1.28.2019.pdf