KCMHSAS Provider Manual

Table of Contents


  1. Introduction
  2. Provider Network Management
  3. Service and Supports
  4. Finance/Claims
  5. Corporate Compliance
  6. Quality Management and Contract Services
  7. Customer Service
  8. Recipient Rights
  9. Performance Improvement
  10. Information Technology

Introduction


What is KCMHSAS?  
Kalamazoo Community Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services (KCMHSAS) has been delivering quality services and programs to improve the lives of those we serve for over 30 years. We provide a welcoming and diverse community partnership which collaborates and shares effective resources that support individuals and families to be successful through all phases of life. KCMHSAS works with youth, families, and adults with mental illnesses, developmental disabilities, and substance abuse disorders to help them succeed.

 

Mission, Vision, & Values:
Mission
We promote and provide mental health, developmental disability, and substance abuse resources that empower people to succeed.

Vision
We provide a welcoming and diverse community partnership which collaborates and shares effective resources that support individuals and families to be successful through all phases of life.

Values
Respect, trust, responsibility, integrity, competence, effectiveness, teamwork, community, and leadership.

 

Who We Serve:
Adults with Mental Illness
Persons with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities
Persons with Co-Occurring Substance Use Disorders
Youth with Serious Emotional Disturbances

 

What is the Regional Entity?
Southwest Michigan Behavioral Health is the Pre-Paid Inpatient Health Plan for our area and consists of the following eight (8) counties, with the Community Mental Health Services Program (CMHSP) serving as local lead agency for the behavioral healthcare system:

 

  • Barry County
       Barry County Community Mental Health Authority

  • Berrien County
       Berrien Mental Health Authority d/b/a Riverwood Center

  • Branch County
       Branch County Community Mental Health Authority, d/b/a Pines Behavioral Health Services

  • Calhoun County
       Calhoun County Community Mental Health Authority, d/b/a Summit Pointe d/b/a Venture Behavioral Health

  • Cass County
       Cass County Community Mental Health Authority d/b/a Woodlands Behavioral Healthcare Network

  • Kalamazoo County
       Kalamazoo Community Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services

  • St. Joseph County
       Community Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services of St. Joseph County

  • Van Buren County
       Van Buren Community Mental Health Authority


Pursuant to Michigan Mental Health Code, MCL § 330.1204b(3), the above CMHSPs  have created a new Regional Entity (RE). The RE will be a public governmental entity separate from the counties, authorities, or organizations that established the entity.

 

What is a Coordinating Agency (CA)?
Southwest Michigan Behavioral Health (SWMBH) serves as the Coordinating Agency for an eight county region.  Counties in the KCMHSAS region include Barry, Berrien, Branch, Calhoun, Cass, Kalamazoo, St. Joe, and Van Buren.  A full continuum of recovery support services is available to both youth and adults ranging from prevention services to treatment.  Substance abuse disorder treatment services are available to individuals who are covered by Medicaid or who are uninsured. SWMBH Access Center staff can help determine whether an individual qualifies for available services and make the appropriate referrals. 
 

KCMHSAS Organizational Charts

Executive Director

Administrative Services

Program Services

Office of the Medical Director

Adult Mental Health Services

Services for Adults with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities

Services for Youth and Families

 

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