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Mental health reform in Kansas

Mental health reform in Kansas

possibilities and prescriptions : proceedings of a conference sponsored by the School of Social Welfare and its Advisory Board, November 17, 1989

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Published by University of Kansas in [Lawrence, Kan.] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Kansas
    • Subjects:
    • Mental health policy -- Kansas -- Congresses.,
    • Mental health services -- Kansas -- Congresses.,
    • Mental health planning -- Kansas -- Congresses.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementedited by Ben Zimmerman.
      ContributionsZimmerman, Ben., University of Kansas. School of Social Welfare., University of Kansas. School of Social Welfare. Advisory Board.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsRA790.65.K2 M46 1990
      The Physical Object
      Pagination143 p. :
      Number of Pages143
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1596621M
      LC Control Number91129443

        Kansas officials have decided against participating in the Excellence in Mental Health Act, a federal initiative that could have generated millions of dollars for behavioral health . COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle .

      Healthy KC takes a more holistic approach, prioritizing not just access to mental health services, but also prevention of violence, access to safe and stable housing, and provision of prevention programs in schools and workplaces. Special Committee on Kansas Mental Health Modernization and Reform Meeting Day: Time: Location: Miscellaneous and Early Release Testimony Files Committee Indices; Bills, Resolutions and Appointments Kansas State Capitol - SW 10th St. - Topeka, Kansas Portal Policies.

      First step of overhaul: health care to 10 million children. (Jan ) Reauthorize SCHIP, State Children's Health Insurance Program. (Sep ) I-Save-Rx: low-cost prescriptions from Canada and Europe. (Nov ) Insure all Kansas children from birth to age five. (Nov ) Cutting Medicaid will increase numbers of uninsured. KANSAS MEDICAL ASSISTANCE COMMUNITY MENTAL HEALTH CENTER PROVIDER MANUAL BENEFITS & LIMITATIONS BENEFITS AND LIMITATIONS Updated 11/03 MEDICAID Only services described herein, provided by individuals listed, and provided in the manner described are reimbursable by Kansas Medicaid for community mental health centers.


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