The Office of Behavioral Health (OBH) is planning a regional tour of the state to meet with Mental Health Rehabilitation (MHR) providers regarding Act 503 of the Regular Legislative Session and the redesigned Community Psychiatric Supportive Treatment (CPST) and Psychosocial Rehabilitation (PSR) services in the Medicaid program. OBH staff will present on the changes to the service definitions and the expanded provider types for CPST. Representatives from the managed care entities will also be available for questions. The schedule and locations for the tour is provided below. RSVP/registration is not required for attendance. For more information, email bhproviders@la.gov.

October 3 – Hammond: 10:00 a.m.

Tangipahoa Parish Government
Clausen Building, Large Conference Room
15485 W Club Deluxe Road
Hammond, LA 70403

October 4 – Lafayette: 10:00 a.m.

Lafayette Economic Development Authority
Conference Room
211 E. Devalcourt Street
Lafayette, LA 70506

(Overflow parking available next door at Abdalla Hall or across the street at the Louisiana Immersive Technologies Enterprise)

October 4 – Lake Charles: 4:00 p.m.

United Way Southwest Louisiana
Training Room
815 Ryan Street
Lake Charles, LA 70601

(Overflow parking available on the southeast corner of Ryan Street and Broad Street)

October 5 – Alexandria: 10:30 a.m.

Central Louisiana Technical Community College
Multi-Purpose Room
516 Murray Street
Alexandria, LA 71301

October 5 – Bossier City: 4:00 p.m.

Hilton Garden Inn
Camellia Room
2015 Old Minden Road
Bossier City, LA 71111

October 6 – Monroe: 1:30 p.m.

Ouachita Parish Health Unit
Community Room
1650 Desiard Street
Monroe, LA 71201

October 7 – Baton Rouge: 10:00 a.m.

Louisiana Department of Health
Bienville Building, Room 118
628 N. 4th Street
Baton Rouge, 70802

October 11 – Metairie: 9:30 a.m.

East Bank Regional Library
Jefferson Room
4747 West Napoleon Avenue
Metairie, LA 70001

October 11 – Houma: 1:30 p.m.

North Terrebonne Library
Small Conference Room
4130 W Park Avenue
Gray, LA 70359

 

General information regarding Mental Health Rehabilitation can be found at https://ldh.la.gov/page/3829.