2/5/2015 -- GAO report: "Mental Health: HHS Leadership Needed to Coordinate Federal Efforts Related to Serious Mental Illness" (GAO-15-113)
2/2/2015 -- NAPHS release: "President’s FY16 Budget Tackles Lingering Discrimination; NAPHS Applauds Proposal to Eliminate the Medicare 190-Day Lifetime Limit, Urges Action to Address Discrimination in Medicaid"
2/2/2015 -- NAPHS Board elects 2015 officers
1/8/2015 -- 2015 NAPHS Election: “Lisa Shea, M.D., Begins Term as NAPHS Board Chair; Newly Elected Board Members Take Office”
2/27/15 -- SENATE LEGISLATION INTRODUCED TO EXTEND AND EXPAND THE MEDICAID EMERGENCY PSYCHIATRIC DEMONSTRATION PROJECT.
►Updated April 2014:
Download the newest edition (6.2) of the Design Guide for the Built Environment of Behavioral Health Facilities by James M. Hunt, AIA, NCARB, and David M. Sine, DrBE, ARM, CSP, CPHRM. Includes 8.8.14 and 9.20.14 updates.
►National Dialogue on Mental Health