Nevada Projects

Projects and Initiatives

Nevada has the following projects and initiatives that support children and youth with special health care needs and their families.
  • Nevada Pediatric Mental Health Care Access Program (PMHCAP) The Pediatric Mental Health Care Access (PMHCA) program is a HRSA grant that promotes behavioral health integration into pediatric primary care using telehealth. The overarching goal of the program is to use telehealth modalities to provide timely detection, assessment, treatment, and referral of children and adolescents with behavioral health conditions, using evidence-based practices and methods such as web-based education and training sessions. Rhode Island is one of many state awardees in this program.

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The Nevada State Division of Public and Behavioral Health is a partner of the Medical Home Portal. To learn more, see the Get Help in Utah page. To learn more, see the Get Help page.

Resources

Information & Support

For Professionals

Nevada Division of Child and Family Services
The Nevada Division of Child and Family Services (DCFS), together in genuine partnership with families, communities and other governmental agencies, provides support and services to assist Nevada's children and families in reaching their full human potential.

Nevada PMHCAP Overview (HRSA)
Overview of Nevada's Pediatric Mental Health Care Access Program (PMHCAP) proposal; Health Resources & Services Administration.

Authors & Reviewers

Initial publication: December 2021
Current Authors and Reviewers:
Author: Medical Home Team