- Nov 25- No deal on Medicaid expansionBy SARAH PALERMOA special session of the Legislature closed yesterday with no deal for expanding Medicaid to an additional 50,000 low-income adults, despite leaders on both sides of the political aisle saying they remain willing and eager to r ...
- Nov 19- Long road to substance abuse treatment for New Hampshire Medicaid patients will soon be overBy SARAH PALERMOMonitor staffTuesday, November 19, 2013 Regardless of whether state lawmakers decide this week to make more people eligible for Medicaid, officials have committed to making substance abuse treatment available for the first time t ...
- Nov 18- Story of patient without available bed all too common in mental health fieldPORTSMOUTH — The story of Elaine Ronco, a Riverside Rest Home resident diagnosed with manic depressive bipolar disorder who waited at Frisbie Memorial Hospital nine days before she could be transferred to New Hampshire Hospital for full psyc ...
Who We Are
The State of New Hampshire is one of 16 states to be awarded a State
Innovation Model (SIM) grant under the Affordable Care Act. The NH
Department of Health and Human Services is administering New Hampshire's
The goal of the project is to develop a new model of service for people
who are either in need of, or at-risk for needing, long-term
Medicaid-funded support services. The reason the grant is being used to
develop a model to improve the service system for these Medicaid
consumers is due to their complex care needs and the nature of the
services they require.
Over many months, volunteer workgroups with representation from the full
range of long-term care populations have developed a model that we would
like consumer feedback on - consumers who use long-term-care family
services or are a family member or guardian of someone who does.
We have developed a survey to gather this feedback. You can access the
survey at this web address: https://www.surveymonkey.com/s/MedicaidLTC
Please note: This is not a survey on the Department's recently
implemented Medicaid Care Management Program, often referred to as "Step
This survey will take about 15 minutes to complete.
Click here for more information about the Healthy Choices, Healthy Changes program.
Genesis Behavioral Health (GBH) is the community mental health center serving Belknap and southern Grafton Counties. We provide comprehensive mental health services that promote recovery from mental illness and emotional distress to children, adults, elders and their families.
Working in partnership with other health care providers, hospitals, law enforcement, corrections, courts, school districts, social workers and public health officials, we provide a continuum of care for our patients and improve the quality of life in the Lakes Region.
A non-profit, private corporation founded in 1966, Genesis Behavioral Health serves over 3,000 patients each year and is governed by a volunteer Board of Directors.