Mental Health Initiatives

House Bill 1013, passed and signed into law in 2022, expanded OHSC's role in overseeing the coordination of mental health policy and behavioral health services across state agencies. Specifically, OHSC is tasked with developing and recommending solutions to systemic barriers or problems impeding the delivery of behavioral health services and with establishing specific goals designed to improve behavioral healthcare access, quality, and outcomes.

OHSC is currently working on the following initiatives related to mental health:

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