CBHA has tracked vacancies at the ten community mental health centers since December 2015.
While CBHA will continue to advocate for increased reimbursement rates and administrative relief for our community mental health centers, the good news is that there is new energy and new commitment to start fixing the system now.
In response to the growing prevalence of diabetes in rural communities, CBHA
used their EHR system to better track 1,302 diabetic patients.
CBHA asked the House and Senate to fund rate increases for our clinical staff this year but the new services in HB 400 and the budget were seen as more critical.
An example CBHA outlined for the governor's office, following his request for a list of administrative rules that could be eliminated, shows that staff at one community mental health center must complete and sign 56,300 documents per year.
Every year he stands for election as chairman of the Eldo-nian Community Trust, the registered charity of local people which runs the village,and also as chairman of the CBHA
Run by the residents themselves, the CBHA
now manages 310 homes in a canal-side setting which has triggered an upturn in nearby property and land prices.