Nonprofit or community organization
Last modified: December 18, 2014, 3:39 AM
Community Behavioral Health (CBH) is one of the nation's largest managed care organizations specializing in meeting the behavioral health needs of Medicaid-eligible residents. CBH is a non-profit corporation, managed by the City of Philadelphia. It serves as a key component of the city's Department of Behavioral Health and Intellectual disAbility Services (DBHIDS), which provides an array of mental health and substance abuse services to adults, adolescents and children. CBH plans for and coordinates the delivery of covered services to the city's uninsured, underinsured and Medicaid-eligible residents, in conjunction with the Philadelphia Office of Mental Health (OMH) and the Office of Addiction Services (OAS). Together these components form a comprehensive, integrated system of care. Covered services include inpatient, partial hospital, residential and outpatient psychiatric and drug and alcohol treatment.