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Oregon Infant and Early Childhood Mental Health Policy Vignette

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Infant and Early Childhood Mental Health is Recognized as a Reimbursable Treatment

This policy vignette examines the priority Oregon places on evidence-based treatments including infant and early childhood mental health (IECMH) as part of the state’s Medicaid program. The focus on prioritizing health issues dates back to a 1994 Medicaid waiver and undergoes regular refinement, revision, and expansion. The vignette also shares key lessons learned.

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