Charles County Access to Care Forum

On July 11th, 2014 Charles County leaders & state reps hosted a forum on expanding access to behavioral health care. The forum was designed to provide an overview of the ACA, the impact of greater access to insurance on demand for services, and the challenges and opportunities for meeting behavioral health care needs. 

Resource Material:

Forum Material:

Read the final report.

View a chart with the recommended action steps proposed by the attendees.


Access to Care: The Promise of Health Care Reform – Leni Preston

Leveraging the ACA to Transform Access to a Card Into Care

a. Raquel Samson

b. Rachael Faulkner

The Big Picture, Charles County’s Insured, Newly Insured and Uninsured – Dr. Dianna E. Abney

Data, Data, Data: What It Tells Us and What It Doesn’t – Amber Starn

Access to Behavioral Health Care in Charles County: Current Challenges and Future Opportunities - Karyn M.T.  Black