News in the Mental Health System

New hope for deal on Medicaid
Medicaid often criticized quite popular with its customers
Cummings named North Carolina's new Medicaid Director
Dr. Courtney Cantrell Assumes Duties as Division of MH/DD/SAS Director
Blocking NC’s Medicaid expansion takes a heavy toll
Medicare to start paying doctors who coordinate needs of chronically ill patients
As expected, McCory signs budget
Art Pope stepping down as budget director
Fourth Annual Medical Directors' Symposium focuses on leadership and outcomes
NC budget deal includes teacher raises, but no Medicaid overhaul
Some defendants languish in jail
Critical Condition: The trouble with Medicaid Part 2 NC Medicaid office in disarray
Critical Condition: The Trouble with Medicaid | Part 1 of 2 Medicaid: Is 'broken' a bad rap?
House-Senate strike deal on Medicaid
Online psychotherapy gains fans and raises privacy concerns
NPR Blog
McCory plans for budget impass
News and Observer article
McCory directs budget cuts
WRAL news
UNC TV's NC Now, Part 3, Mental Health: Crisis in North Carolina
UNC TV, NC Now, Part 1,Mental Health:Crisis in North Carolina
How the NC House and NC Senate budget proposals differ
From the News and Observer
Can therapists prevent violence
New York Times article
Senate budget shifts Medicaid to new state agency
News and Observer
Senate cuts would cut elderly
News and Observer article
The divide over mental health treatment
NPR
Mental Health Crisis
USA Today Article
Legislature won't adopt Medicaid
NC legislators question 3 million no bid contractor at DHHS
Seven prison workers resign over death of inmate with mental illness
News and Observer article
State rejects bid for Dix land
News and Observer article
McCrory asks for cost cutting
From the News and Observer
NC lawmakers grill DHHS-Wos
News and Observer article
State tries again to fix the Medicaid Problem
Published in the Herald Sun
New deputy named at DHHS
NC Medicaid overhaul steers from privatization (WRAL)
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NC Public Health Chief also to oversee Mediciad
Centerpoint says mandate on housing for the mentally ill too hard to meet
Mental-health groups move toward consolidation
Unauthorized wavier adds millions to Medicaid costs
From the News and Observer
New studies: Medicaid opt-out costly fo North Carolina=
No where to go: Youth in crisis CBS 60 minutes
Mental-health groups move toward consolidation
McCrory 2014 priorities: Energy, Education and Medicaid
Mentally Ill are often locked-up in jails that can't help
McCrory administration proposes new mental health initiative