Since 2011, CBC has been a leader in the coordination of community-based services aimed at the improvement of population health and community stability.
Established one of the largest Health Homes in New York City with over 17,000 enrolled members and 4,000 individuals receiving outreach and engagement services in the five boroughs.
Connected by a leading health information technology platform, CBC’s 50+ care management agencies have a broad range of cultural, language and population competencies.
Contracted with more than 10 managed care organizations to provide Health Home services to their eligible members, as well as with many of the leading medical centers in New York City.
Launched an Independent Practice Association (IPA) to integrate a citywide comprehensive service network that includes:
- Primary care, mental health services and substance use treatment services;
- Housing programs, recovery and support services;
- Home and community based services; and
- Assistance with concrete needs such as food and transportation.
Designed and implemented a New York State grant-funded pilot program — Pathway Home — to provide effective care transition services to long-stay psychiatric inpatients.
- The New York State Office of Mental Health (OMH) assumed funding responsibility in 2016 and made additional investments to expand the program’s reach and impact, currently at five teams, serving over 300 individuals yearly.
Launched Staten Island CARES (SICARES) to provide health coaching support to SI residents with chronic health conditions and assist in securing access to needed treatment and social services.
Expanded Health Home services to include care for children with a history of complex trauma, serious medical conditions, and/or serious behavioral health conditions.
Expanded the service network which now includes:
- 77 Licensed Mental Health Clinics
- 5 Federally Qualified Health Centers (FQHCs)
- 31 Licensed Outpatient Addiction Treatment Programs/Clinics
- 47 Health Home Care Management Agencies
- +8,000+ Supportive Housing Beds with Supportive Services
- 29 OMH-Licensed ACT Programs
- 18 OMH-Licensed PROS Programs
- 54 Licensed Transitional Residential Programs
- 65 HCBS Waiver Service Programs
- Citywide network including food pantries, entitlement services, transportation, vocational/employment, clubhouses, mobile outreach, settlement houses, and many other social and human services
Partnered with the Bronx Partners for Healthy Communities (BPHC) PPS to offer a customized Critical Time Intervention service to individuals without secure housing exiting from inpatient mental health settings.
CBC was awarded the maximum Behavioral Health Care Collaborative (BHCC) funding to develop its IPA network.