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OPPA provides proponent testimony on HB 249 - Involuntary Treatment for Mental Illness

Doug Smith, MD, Chair of OPPA's Integrated Care Committee,  provided written proponent testimony on HB 249, which would improve the likelihood that individuals with mental illness receive prompt clinical evaluations to help determine the need for additional mental health services, by adding a fifth criterion to OhioMHAS' Application for Emergency Admission.

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