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Mental Health Care in California: Inequities Persist

Medi-Cal mental health benefits for adult consumers are delivered through two separate systems. Counties provide a broad range of specialty menal health services (SMHS) to adult consumers with more severe mental illnesses, while Medi-Cal managed care plans provide non-specialty mental health services to adult consumers with mild-to-moderate mental health conditions. New data show that communities of color continue to face wide disparties in both systems of care. 

Check out CPEHN's new infographic here!