SAMHSA announces Minority Aids Initiative: Substance Use Disorder Treatment for Racial/Ethnic Minority Populations at High Risk for HIV/AIDS

Application Due Date: Monday, April 22, 2019 SAMHSA is accepting applications for Minority AIDS Initiative: Substance Use Disorder Treatment for Racial/Ethnic Minority Populations at High Risk for HIV/AIDS (MAI – High Risk Populations) grants. The purpose of this program is to increase engagement in … Read More

SAMHSA’s TCE – Special Projects Funding Opportunity

Below you’ll see a new funding opportunity from the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA). Over the years, we’ve brought over $250 million in funding to our clients. If you would like some assistance in developing a competitive narrative for your application, you can … Read More

SAE’s Value Proposition Capacity

The Measurement Year 2019 Health and Recovery Plan (HARP) Quality Measure Set was created in collaboration with the Behavioral Health/ HARP Clinical Advisory Group (CAG) and the New York State Value Based Payment Workgroup. This measure set is meant to align with measure sets … Read More

Alert to NY Providers: Review of Billing and Claims Denied

The following is from the Advanced Cash Payment Directive slide of NYS Office of Mental Health’s Mental Health Advanced Cash Payment Requirements PowerPoint. New York State directed several MCOs to resolve outstanding claiming issues with providers by February 24, 2019. By February 24, 2019, MCOs and … Read More

US Progress (or Lack Thereof) with the Parity Law

Last month marked the 10-year anniversary of the Mental Health Parity and Addiction Equity Act (MHPAEA). This law requires that insurers cover mental health and addiction disorders no more restrictively than they cover physical body illnesses, and is designed to ensure that people with … Read More

Let our operational knowledge work for you.

For the past four years, SAE has: functioned as a state-appointed (NYS) Parity compliance monitor overseeing and working with a large Health Plan and its behavioral health vendor to ensure that the Health Plan took the necessary steps to reach a degree of Parity … Read More

We’ve Won 57 SAMHSA Grants for Our Clients

Are you thinking about applying for SAMHSA’s MAT – Prescription Drug and Opioid Addiction funding? We’ve brought over $240 million in funding to our clients. Over the years, SAE has won a total of 137 grants — 83 of these being Federal, and of the 83, 57 … Read More