Lake County, IL
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File #: 19-1462    Version: 1 Name: HRSA IBHS $167K
Type: GC Agenda Item Status: Passed
File created: 9/3/2019 In control: Lake County Community Health Center Governing Council
On agenda: Final action: 9/12/2019
Title: Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA), Integrated Behavioral Health Services (IBHS), Additional Funding of $167,000 - Zun
Attachments: 1. HRSA IBHS 330

Title

Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA), Integrated Behavioral Health Services (IBHS), Additional Funding of $167,000 - Zun

 

Body

On August 2, 2019, LCHD received notice that it received additional funding in the amount of $167,000 from HRSA as part of the IBHS program. Funds will support the expansion of telepsychiatry including contractual costs for the tele-psychiatrist, supplies for the delivery of telepsychiatry and additional Medical Assistant hours. The grant will also support additional Licensed Clinical Social Worker hours at the School-Based Health Center. The initial funding period is August 1, 2019-July 31, 2020. LCHD anticipates a second installment in the 2020 grant year in the amount of $145,000 which will be added to the annual Section 330 grant award.

 

Suggested Motion

To approve additional funding from the Health Resources and Services Administration in the amount of $167,000 to support the expansion of telepsychiatry and additional counseling at the School-Based Health Center.