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Growing CHC Behavioral Health Providers: Opportunities in Medicare and Medicaid Webinar

Growing CHC Behavioral Health Providers: Opportunities in Medicare and Medicaid Webinar

November 29, 2023, 4:00 – 5:00 pm ET

Overview

The new Medicare Physician Fee Schedule and the Consolidated Appropriations Act of 2023 made Licensed Marriage and Family Therapists (LMFTs) & Licensed Mental Health Counselors (LMHCs) billable providers in Medicare and Medicaid. These additional billable providers provide an excellent opportunity for health centers to expand care teams and further integrate and coordinate mental health with primary care. Join this webinar to hear from panelists about how to fully take advantage of this new reimbursable behavioral health provider type.

Learning Objectives

  • Understand the expansion of billable providers in Medicare and Medicaid to include Licensed Marriage and Family Therapists (LMFTs) and Licensed Mental Health Counselors (LMHCs).
  • Recognize the opportunities for health centers to expand care teams and integrate mental health with primary care by utilizing these additional billable providers.
  • Gain insights from panelists on how to effectively implement and utilize LMFTs and LMHCs as billable providers in Medicare and Medicaid settings.

Presenters

  • Roger Smith, JD, Chief Advocacy Officer & General Counsel, American Association for Marriage and Family Therapy
  • Cheri Rinehart, President and CEO, Pennsylvania Association of Community Health Centers
  • Scott J. Constantini, AVP Primary Care and Recovery Services Integration, The Wright Center for Community Health
  • Elizabeth Linderbaum, MPP, Deputy Director, Regulatory Affairs, National Association of Community Health Centers
  • Erin Prendergast, MPH, Deputy Director, Federal Policy, National Association of Community Health Centers

Date

Nov 29 2023

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4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

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Virtual
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    This event is Virtual

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