Meeting Archives

Integration Advisory Group Meetings

When: 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. on each of the following dates

Where: Louisiana Department of Health and Hospitals
Bienville Building
Room 118
628 N. 4th Street
Baton Rouge, LA 70802

Behavioral Health Integration Summit VII

When: September 2-3, 2015

Where: Louisiana Department of Health and Hospitals
Bienville Building
628 N. 4th Street
Baton Rouge, LA 70802

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Member Focus Groups

Organized and hosted by Q2 Insights, focus groups were organized with client participants, caregivers and parents in four regions across Louisiana from July 27th-29th to develop communications and a communications plan to address the integration of specialized behavioral health services into the Bayou Health's benefit plans.

Roadshows

LDH is organizing additional in-person, regional "roadshows" to facilitate discussion and answer lingering questions from providers and the public regarding integration.  Registration is required.   The schedule of events is as follows: 

 

Event

Date

City

Event Start Time / Registration

Location

1

Tuesday

10/27

Baton Rouge

9:00 AM to

11:30 AM

Bienville Building

628 N. 4th Street, Room 118

Baton Rouge, LA 70802

2

Tuesday

10/27

Hammond

3:30 PM to 6 PM

Holiday Inn

1819 SW Railroad Avenue

Hammond, LA 70403

3

Wednesday

10/28

Shreveport

3:30 PM to 6 PM

Homewood Suites by Hilton

5485 Financial Plaza

Shreveport, LA 71129

4

Thursday

10/29

Monroe

12:30 PM to 3 PM

The University of Louisiana at Monroe (ULM) School of Pharmacy
1800 Bienville Drive, Room 170
Monroe, LA 71201

5

Friday

10/30

Alexandria

9:00 AM to

11:30 AM

Best Western

2720 N. Macarthur Dr.

Alexandria, LA 71303

6

Monday

11/2

*New Date*

Baton Rouge

1:30 PM – 4 PM

Bienville Building

628 N. 4th Street, Room 118

Baton Rouge, LA 70802

7

Thursday

11/5

New Orleans

12:30 PM to 3 PM

LSUHSC School of Nursing
Medical Education Building

Lecture Rooms A & B

1901 Perdido Street

New Orleans, LA 70112

8

Friday

11/6

Houma

9:00 AM to

11:30 AM

Holiday Inn of Houma

1800 Martin Luther King Blvd.

Houma, LA 70360

9

Thursday

11/12

Lake Charles

12:30 PM to 3 PM

Multi-Purpose Center Annex

2000 Moeling Street

Lake Charles, LA 70601

10

Friday

11/13

Lafayette

9:00 AM to

11:30 AM

Clifton Chenier Center

220 W. Willow Street

Lafayette, LA 70501

Provider Conference Calls

To prepare providers for integration, Louisiana Medicaid and the Office of Behavioral Health are hosting a series of weekly calls for providers, to listen to comments and concerns that you may have and answer any questions. Until further notice, the following call schedule will be in place:

  • Monday - Local Governing Entities, Federally Qualified Health Centers, Rural Health Centers and Intensive Outpatient Substance Use Providers
  • Tuesday - Rehabilitation Providers, Multi-Systemic Therapy Providers, Functional Family Therapy Providers, Homebuilders Providers, Assertive Community Treatment Providers, Psychiatrists and Licensed Mental Health Practitioners
  • Wednesday - Inpatient Hospitals, Psychiatric Residential Treatment Facilities, Therapeutic Group Homes and Residential Substance Use Treatment Facilitie

For more information, please visit our Behavioral Health Integration Conference Call Resources page.

 Public Meetings

The Office of Behavioral Health held regional Block Grant forums throughout the state that were open to the public for participation and input regarding multiple topics, including integration.