Medicaid handbook: Interface with behavioral health services

Date: 2013
(For resources, this is the publication date. For programs, this is the date posted.)


Type:  Manual
Author:  Truven Health Analytics, Inc.
Publisher:  Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA)

This guide reviews Medicaid and its role in financing services and treatment for mental health disorders and substance use disorders. It discusses services included in state Medicaid plans, the role of the provider, reimbursement, and other factors related to Medicaid.


Settings:  Outpatient Mental Health, Substance Abuse Treatment
About Suicide:  Behavioral Health Disorders, Substance Abuse
Planning and Implementing:  Policy and Legislation, Funding
Strategies:  Screening and Assessment, Treatment