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eNewsletter - November 8, 2012
Medicaid Expansion Basics: A Coalition for Whole Health Webinar
Medicaid Expansion Basics: A Coalition for Whole Health Webinar is coming up on Tuesday, November 13, 2012 from 3:00-4:30 pm EST. Find out what the Medicaid Expansion provision of the Affordable Care Act means for people with substance use and mental health conditions from Suzanne Fields, Senior Advisor on Health Care Financing, Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) and Claudia Scholsberg, Director, Health Care Policy and Research Administration, DC Department of Health Care Finance.
Join the Coalition for Whole Health for a webinar to gain an understanding of the Medicaid Expansion provision of the Affordable Care Act and its implications for those with substance use and mental health conditions. Suzanne Fields, SAMHSA. will discuss the goals of the Medicaid Expansion and issues related to coverage of mental health and substance use services, enrollment, outreach, and potential "churning" between Medicaid and the Exchanges. Claudia Schlosberg, DC Department of Health Care Finance, will discuss their progress in implementation and considerations for new Medicaid enrollees in need of behavioral health care.
Register for the webinar here
If you can't make it, the webinar will be archived on the Coalition for Whole Health's web site and posted on our new Health Reform Resources pages.