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Fifth Time’s the Charm? CCBHC Funding Temporarily Extended Again


Posted on December 9, 2019 in Federal Advocacy

Published by: Hall Render

For the fifth time, Certified Community Behavioral Health Clinics (“CCBHCs”) have received a short-term funding extension with Congress’ last-minute passage of a temporary government-wide spending bill. Funding for CCBHCs in this extension runs through December 20, 2019. This measure was signed into law late on November 21, just in the nick of time as... READ MORE

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Newly Enacted Opioid Law: How Does It Impact Providers?


Posted on October 26, 2018 in Health Law News

Published by: Hall Render

On October 25, 2018, the president signed a wide-ranging bipartisan legislative package to address the opioid epidemic. The enactment of the Substance Use–Disorder Prevention that Promotes Opioid Recovery and Treatment for Patients and Communities Act, or the SUPPORT for Patients and Communities Act, (the “Act”) follows a lengthy process in both the Senate and... READ MORE

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The 21st Century Cures Act: Providing Opportunities for Innovation and New Reimbursement Avenues in Mental Health Delivery Systems


Posted on March 27, 2017 in Health Law News

Published by: Hall Render

This is the fifth article in a series on the 21st Century Cures Act (the “Cures Act”), which was signed into law on December 13, 2016. We will continue publishing a series of articles summarizing various components under the Cures Act. The articles in our series are located here. This article highlights the opportunities... READ MORE

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