The HSD Medical Assistance Division released a Program Manual Supplement on November 15th with updates on the Early Periodic Screening Diagnostic and Treatment Screening Services. Click here to download the update.
Congratulations to SBHCs operated by El Centro Family Health and Region IX REC, who were just awarded $15,000 grants from the UnitedHealthcare Community Plan of New Mexico to support behavioral health programs that help adolescents form healthy relationships, succeed in school and transition to work. To learn more about this grant and how the recipients will use them, check out the full press release here.
We need your help! To further publicize the value of SBHCs, NMASBHC is creating a new advocacy tool called, "Why Parents Love SBHCs!"
Please start gathering quotes now! Click here to download an easy quote collection form. Every SBHC that submits a parent quote will receive a $10 gift card, which you can use at your SBHC or pass on to a parent. You can email typed quotes, scanned quote forms, or photos of quote forms to firstname.lastname@example.org.
NMASBHC 2018 Exemplary School-Based Health Center Application Now Available
Thanks to Envision New Mexico, we have a video of one of the SBHC Coordinator Calls held on September 28th. If you were not able to attend, please view this video to learn helpful tips and discussion about engaging youth and school personnel to inform clinic operations.
The New Mexico Alliance for School-Based Health Care would like to invite you to submit your best SBHC photo for our 2018 Advocacy Calendar. Deadline for submitting photos and photo release forms is November 15, 2017. Please submit photos and release forms to email@example.com.
Healthcare providers of all disciplines are eligible for a Certificate in Adolescent Health from UNM Division of Adolescent Medicine by attending a minimum of twelve required sessions and presenting two cases for consultation over the course of the entire initiative.
For more information about the certificate program please review the Certificate Program Agreement attached to this email.
If you have any additional questions regarding the certificate program