Implementation Findings from the National Evaluation of the Certified Community Behavioral Health Clinic Demonstration. ACRONYMS


The following acronyms are mentioned in this report and/or appendices.

ACT Assertive Community Treatment
AOT Assisted Outpatient Treatment
ASAM American Society of Addiction Medicine
ASPE HHS Office of the Assistant Secretary for Planning and Evaluation
CBT Cognitive Behavioral Therapy
CCBHC Certified Community Behavioral Health Clinic
CMHC Community Mental Health Center
CMS HHS Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services
DBT Dialectical Behavior Therapy
DCO Designated Collaborating
DY Demonstration Year
DY1 First Demonstration Year
DY2 First Demonstration Year
EBP Evidence-Based Practice
ED Emergency Department
EHR Electronic Health Record
FHQC Federally Qualified Health Center
HHS U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
HIT Health Information Technology
IOP Intensive Outpatient
LCSW Licensed Clinical Social Worker
LGBTQ Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, and Queer (or questioning)
MAT Medication-Assisted Treatment
MH Mental Health
PAMA Protecting Access to Medicare Act
PPS Prospective Payment System
PPS-1 PPS First Model/Methodology
PPS-2 PPS Second Model/Methodology
QBP Quality Bonus Payment
RN Registered Nurse
SAMHSA HHS Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration
SMI Serious Mental Illness
SUD Substance Use Disorder
TCM Targeted Case Management
VA U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs