February 2, 2021

Over 700 Attend Webinar on System of Care as a Part of Medicaid Managed Care

The i2i Center and Benchmarks teamed up to offer a webinar for Providers, Managers and others on incorporating System of Care (SOC) into provider services under the Tailored Plan.  System of Care offers a proven national model to increase value-based, whole person care for children and their families in NC.

System of Care is a national set of guiding principles that includes interagency collaboration, individualized strengths-based care, cultural competence, family and youth involvement, community-based services and accountability. 

Leading the webinar presentation were Liz Manley, Clinical Instructor for Health and Behavioral Health Policy for The Institute for Innovation and Implementation.  She is a national expert on System of Care and led New Jersey’s implementation efforts to integrate I-DD, SUD and physical health into their Children’s System of Care program.  She was joined by NC Division of MH/DD/SAS Community Mental Health Section Chief, Saarah Waleed, LMHC, LCMHC, CASAC, NCC to discuss how the our state plans to incorporate SOC into the Tailored Plan. 

You can access the webinar titled The Bridge Between System of Care and Medicaid Managed Care:  Looking at the Value Proposition recording and slides on i2i’s new Training & Resource page.