HHS Offers $13.2 Million For Behavioral Health IT

October 1, 2011
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The federal Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) has announced that it will provide up to $13.2 million in new grants to support the adoption of health IT in organizations serving people with mental and substance use disorders, with the goal of improving the quality of care.

SAMHSA, a public health agency within the Department of Health and Human Services, said it will distribute one-year grants of approximately $200,000 each to 47 community health centers working to integrate primary care and behavioral health services.

via InformationWeek Government, continued here.