April 6, 2023
Notice of Funding Opportunity – HRSA-23-085 – Screening and Treatment for Maternal Mental Health and Substance Use Disorders (MMHSUD) program
The Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) is accepting applications for the fiscal year (FY) 2023 Screening and Treatment for Maternal Mental Health and Substance Use Disorders (MMHSUD) program – HRSA-23-085. Applications are due by June 2, 2023.
The purpose of this program is to expand health care providers’ capacity to screen, assess, treat, and refer pregnant and postpartum people for maternal mental health and substance use disorders. This will be accomplished by establishing, improving, and/or maintaining statewide or regional networks that provide real-time psychiatric consultation, care coordination support services, and culturally and linguistically appropriate training to maternity care providers and clinical practices. This program is also intended to help reduce maternal health inequities.
This program addresses all of MCHB’s goals. Award recipients will address these goals by:
- Establishing new or enhancing existing statewide, tribal, or regional networks that expand health care provider capacity to assess
- Treat, and refer pregnant and postpartum people with behavioral health concerns, especially in rural and medically underserved areas.
MCHB is committed to promoting equity in rural and medically underserved areas. MCHB is committed to promoting equity in health programs for mothers, children, and families.
- Indian Tribes, and Tribal organizations