December 30, 2015
The list of agencies designated to provide Adult Behavioral Health Home and Community Based Services (BH HCBS) outside of New York City (rest of state) is now available. The linked page contains a list with the names of providers designated to provide BH HCBS, along with which service(s) they have been designated to provide. Each provider listed has gone through the BH HCBS application process for designation established by New York State. All applicants should expect to receive a letter regarding their designation status by January 15, 2016.
September 9, 2015
September 3, 2015
August 21, 2015
In New York State, more than 300,000 children live with a serious mental health condition. Children’s Mental Health Awareness Week was created to raise awareness about the importance of children’s mental health and to show that positive mental health is essential to a child’s healthy development from birth. Please see the attached brochure for more details.
May 5, 2015
April 20, 2015
Effective January 1, 2015, New York State authorizes the licensure category “Integrated Outpatient Services” for OMH-licensed providers (14 NYCRR Part 598), OASAS-licensed providers (14 NYCRR Part 825), and DOH-licensed providers (10 NYCRR Part 404). The new regulations further the integration of physical and behavioral health services in clinic settings under a single license.
April 13, 2015
Registration is now open!
The 7th annual collaboration between American Psychiatric Nurses Association-New York Chapter and NYS Office of Mental Health Chief Nursing Officers Organization focuses on Innovative Mental Health Care: Nurses, Consumers and State Leaders Working Together to Lead Mental Health Reform. State leaders will discuss healthcare reform and collaborative care, provide an in depth discussion on Value Based Payment (VBP); continuing with nurses on the power of personal resilience, innovative strategies to work with individuals living with a personality disorder and consumers on strategies that are helping them to move from trauma and survival to success.
Please see attached brochure for the conference schedule and registration details!
Deadline to register is Friday, May 15th. Early registration preferred.
February 25, 2015
February 20, 2015
February 12, 2015
January 20, 2015