December 9, 2020
Presentation Slides for Day 2 of the HSPF Virtual Meeting on December 9, 2020
Day Two Agenda
• Documenting Medical Need in Student Records for Medicaid Billing
• Breakout Sessions
December 9, 2020
Presentation Slides for Day 1 of the HSPF Virtual Meeting on December 8, 2020
Day One Agenda
• Overview of resources from ED and CMS
• State team roll call
• New administration, new Congress
• Advancing efforts to support the whole child through education policy
• Keynote speaker: John King
December 8, 2020
Presentation Slides for the HSPF Virtual Meeting on April 28-29, 2020
Due to the coronavirus pandemic and guidance from Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and local public health officials, the staff at Healthy Schools Campaign and Trust for America’s Health decided to hold a virtual meeting instead of the originally planned in-person symposium. The virtual meeting offered participants an opportunity to share progress being made across HSPF state teams. In addition, participants heard from federal officials about their plans to support state and local leader’s efforts to expand school support to students during the pandemic.
April 28, 2020
Building Cross-Sector Collaboration to Support School Behavioral Health Services: Washington’s Children’s Regional Behavioral Health Pilot Program
This case study provides an overview of the Children’s Regional Behavioral Health pilot project and highlights key lessons learned from this work. As states consider innovative methods for improving cross-sector collaboration, coordination of care and financing for school health services (especially behavioral health services), Washington’s model and experience provide valuable insights that can inform future efforts.
September 15, 2020
Expansion of School-Based Health Services in California: An Opportunity for More Trauma-Informed Care for Children
In April 2020, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services approved California’s
Medicaid state plan amendment, allowing school districts to access more federal funding for school-based health services. This report describes using this opportunity to increase access to services that help students heal from trauma — including the trauma caused by exposure to domestic violence and pervasive bias and crises such as COVID-19.
September 1, 2020
Medicaid Reimbursed Rehabilitative Behavioral Health Services in Schools: A South Carolina Case Study
This case study examines the implementation of Medicaid managed care school-based behavioral health services in South Carolina and highlights key lessons learned that can inform the efforts of other states choosing to coordinate school-based health care with Medicaid managed care programs.
May 13, 2020
April 13, 2020
This case study provides an overview of trauma-informed schools and highlights California’s approaches for supporting safe and supportive learning environments by increasing access to trauma-informed services and supports in schools.
This case study highlights Tennessee’s work to leverage the nation’s education law, the Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA), to support the critical connection between health and learning. Tennessee’s inclusion of health and wellness in its ESSA plan and the guidance developed to support district-level implementation provide best practices and lessons learned for states striving to support student health and wellness through education policy and practice.
Under a Healthy Students, Promising Futures technical assistance contract, Rebecca Gudeman from the National Center for Youth Law developed this tool to support efforts to share school health information and data for the HSPF state team in Colorado.