182A641667B1FF5C87258788006BB15A Hearing Summary CLICS/CLICS2021A/commsumm.nsfPUBLICBILL SUMMARY For BED-BASED CARE AND THE UNHOUSED: REVIEW AND DISCUSSIONINTERIM COMMITTEE BEHAVIORAL HEALTH TRANSFORMATIONAL TASK FORCEDate Nov 9, 2021 Location Old State Library Bed-Based Care and the Unhoused: Review and Discussion - Committee Discussion Only 12:38:04 PM Jarrett Hughes, Senior Policy Advisor on Aging, Office of the Governor, provided an overview of the Governor's proposed homelessness initatives: https://leg.colorado.gov/sites/default/files/images/committees/2017/homeless_proposals_11.5.21.pdfKristen Toombs, Director, Office of Homeless Initiatives, Colorado Department of Local Affairs, presented the proposed competitive grant program proposal and responded to questions.Yumiko Dougherty, Director, Strategic Planning and Implementation, Colorado Department of Human Services (CDHS) presented the Ridge View supportive recovery campus proposal.Cristen Bates, Population Health Division Director, Health Programs Office, Colorado Department of Health Care Policy and Financing (HCPF) described the proposed treatment, wellness, and recovery services included in the homelessness initiatives and responded to questions about Medicaid reimbursement.Task Force members asked questions and discussion about the proposal ensued. 01:24:09 PM Discussion continued about the proposed Ridge View Supportive Recovery Campus. Presenters responded to questions about the proposal, including Medicaid reimbursement, budget, treatment services, and number of residents. 01:37:51 PM Ms. Dougherty presented information about a proposed $50 million Denver supportive recovery campus. Ms. Toombs responded to questions about the proposal. Ms. Dougherty presented information about a proposed a $5 million funding request for homelessness data collection and outreach. Task Force members commented about the proposal. Task Force members asked questions about the Governor's proposed homelessness initatives. Ms. Toombs responded to questions about proposed financing of one-time and ongoing costs for both the Ridge View and Denver supportive recovery campus proposals.Ms. Toombs and Ms. Bates also responded to questions about staffing requirements, proposed clincal staff salaries, and the management structure for each of the proposals. Members discussed grant proposals and evaluation of grant programs.