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The Joint Subcommittee also received an interim report at its November 28, 2017 meeting from Stephen Weiss, Senior Health Policy Analyst for the Joint Commission on Health Care, on the JCHC
's two-year study of the quality of health care services in Virginia jails and prisons and the impact of requiring CSBs to provide mental health services in jail.
However, the General Assembly did pass language directing such a study by the JCHC
in Budget Item 30 #1c.
Legislation to implement this: HJ 568 and SJ 257 (identical resolutions) would direct the JCHC
to "study options for increasing the use of telemental health services in the Commonwealth," and specifically to "study the issues and recommendations set forth in the report of the Telemental Health Work Group of the Joint Subcommittee Studying Mental Health Services in the Commonwealth in the 21st Century."
From Work Group #1: Request the Joint Commission on Health Care (JCHC
) to review the work group report on telemental health services (described later in this article) and develop recommendations for increasing the use of telemental health services.