Behavioral Health Services Revenue Maximization Plan

Executive Summary

The Agency for Health Care Administration (Agency) serves as the single state agency responsible for administering the Florida Medicaid program, while the Department of Children and Families (DCF) serves as the single state agency for the provision of mental health and substance abuse services. Collectively, these entities are responsible for operating a system of care responsible for the medical and behavioral health care of approximately 680,041 individuals living with chronic health conditions such as serious mental illness (SMI) or substance use disorder (SUD). The services provided to this population are primarily funded through the use of federal dollars and state general revenue.

– Agency for Health Care Administration

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