New Hampshire nursing homes could lose $7 million in expected Medicaid reimbursements as part of a plan to close a $58 million budget hole in the state's Department of Health and Human Services.
Los Angeles County voted this past week to further consider the integration of its public health and mental health agencies its Department of Health Services, which runs the county's hospitals and clinics. But mental health advocates are concerned that mental health treatment won't be a major...
Hundreds of Kaiser Permanente's mental health professionals plan to start a weeklong strike throughout California Monday to protest what they a lack of staffing they say is affecting care.
The FBI plans to question hundreds of patients who may have witnessed a shooting at a West Texas veterans' clinic that left two people dead, including the suspected gunman, the agency said.
Hundreds of Kaiser Permanente's mental health professionals plan to go on a weeklong strike in California starting Jan. 12 to protest what they say is the health care provider's failure to offer timely, quality mental healthcare.
Fewer states have increased funding for mental health services in the past year despite increased attention to the relationship between the lack of such services and ongoing occurrences of violent shootings, according to a new report.
Licensed nursing assistant Rodolfo Santaya was sentenced in Miami to 150 months in prison and ordered to pay more than $18.2 million in restitution in connection with a Miami mental health company accused of fraudulently billing Medicare, according to the Justice Department.
When Scientific American asked photographer Adam Voorhes to photograph a human brain stored at the University of Texas at Austin, he knew he was in for a peculiar assignment.
Behavioral health and criminal justice advocates are praising New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio's attempt to help mentally ill people caught in a cycle of arrests and incarceration get treatment instead.
A Texas congressman says Veteran Affairs mental health research will be reviewed after a newspaper found millions of squandered dollars at a Waco facility just as brain injuries were spiking among U.S. service members.
Baylor University Medical Center has until Oct. 22 to show the CMS it has addressed lapses allowing significant numbers of untreated psychiatric patients to walk out of the emergency department without staff being aware of their absence.
Providing psychiatric care through an encrypted computer video link is helping some providers treat the mentally ill in rural sections of Indiana where little or no care is available, doctors and officials told a legislative study committee Thursday.