For CBH’s full webpage of COVID-19 information and resources, click here.
Recent OMHSAS Announcements
On Tuesday, May 5, 2020, the Office of Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services (OMHSAS) issued several announcements including two memos and a Bulletin. The memos include updated information on telehealth guidelines related to COVID-19 and an updated COVID-19 FAQ, while Bulletin OMHSAS-20-03 provides instructions for the delivery of BHRS or IBHS through telehealth during the COVID-19 disaster emergency declaration period.
Use the following links to read each document in full:
- OMHSAS Bulletin: Instructions and Guidelines for the Delivery of BHRS and IBHS Through Telehealth
- OMHSAS Memo: COVID-19 FAQ Supplement 1
- OMHSAS Memo: Telehealth Guidelines Related to COVID-19 (Updated)
PA DHS Stakeholder Webinar Updates
The Pennsylvania Department of Human Services (DHS) hosts a stakeholder webinar to address the questions and concerns of stakeholders as well as provide guidance, actions, and responses to questions submitted each week as part of its COVID-19 weekly communications. To view yesterday’s update, click here.
CBH Notice: Compliance Reminders
CBH has issued a Notice containing Compliance reminders of significant changes to certain state and federal rules and regulations as a result of Pennsylvania’s COVID-19 Emergency Declaration. Read the full Notice here.
CBH Provider Weekly Learning Laboratory Survey
As part of our Wednesday weekly calls, CBH would like to have providers present on the impact COVID-19 has had on your agency, staff and individuals we serve. We are looking for suggestions on possible topic areas, as well as providers interested in presenting for 15-20 minutes.
To complete the survey, click here.