School-based health programs

AB-563

session 2021-2022
priority Standard
Author Berman
position Support
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Would require the State Department of Education to establish an Office of School-Based Health Programs to administer current health-related programs and to advise on issues of school-based Medi-Cal services.The bill would require the office to provide technical assistance, outreach, and informational materials on allowable services and on claim submission and would authorize the office to form advisory groups and to make any information on other school-based dental, health, and mental health programs, and school-based health centers, that may receive Medi-Cal funding available.