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Adult Mental Health Services

Adult Mental Health Initiative (AMHI)

The Adult Mental Health Initiative, known as AMHI ("Aim-High"), is designed to improve coordination and community responsibility for the delivery of adult mental health services by AMH, CCO's. stakeholders and the community.

Civil Commitment

Civil commitment is a process in which a judge decides whether a person who is alleged to be mentally ill should be required to go to a psychiatric hospital or accept other mental health treatment.

Co-Occurring Disorders

When adults have an addiction and mental disorder.

Early Psychosis and the Early Assessment and Support Alliance (EASA)

Services and Support for young adults, age 12 to 25, experiencing psychosis for the first time.

Forensic Evaluator Certification

Certification information for psychiatrists and licensed psychologists, in addition to a list of those that are certified.

Oregon State Hospital

Oregon State Hospital Website.

Peer-Delivered Services

AMH works with consumers, survivors and stakeholders to develop strategies to increase the use and availability of peer delivered counseling services.

Pre-admission Screening and Resident Review (PASRR Program)

PASRR assesses, through progressive screening, whether applicants for nursing facilities have mental illness or retardation, and if the nursing facility is an appropriate placement.

Tobacco Freedom

The AMH Tobacco Freedom policy that addresses tobacco-free AMH funded residential facilities and resources for education and tobacco cessation resources for staff and individuals receiving services.

Trauma-Informed and Trauma-Specific Services

Tools, standrads and means for identifying and dealing with psychological trauma.

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Oregon Health Authority (OHA) – United States Department of Justice (USDOJ)

Matrix and Data Dictionary

 

OHA and USDOJ have a shared interest in utilizing the Health System Transformation to improve health outcomes for individuals with Severe and Persistent Mental Illness. OHA and USDOJ have agreed to collect data on specific metrics to better understand the system and to engage in discussions regarding services and outcomes. The Matrix identifies the metrics to be collected and the Data Dictionary provides the definition and data collection methodology for each metric.


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