SB-1273: Mental Health Crisis Stabilization Units

Session: 2015-2016
Author: Moorlach
Status: Dead
AAP-CA Position: Support
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This bill would clarify that counties may use Mental Health Services Fund moneys to provide outpatient crisis stabilization services to patients who are voluntarily receiving treatment, so as to improve the treatment received by psychiatric crisis patients and reduce emergency room overcrowding.