We strive to work together to build stronger and healthier communities through an integrated system of care, and that starts with ensuring our providers have all the resources they need. We are proud to offer the following resources and tools to our service provider network and partners. Service providers can find all the necessary documents and forms to fulfill their contractual obligations and ensure they are able to effectively serve people in need.
LSF Health Systems is committed to providing an integrated system of care in our 23 county region for people in our communities who need mental health care services. Please refer to our statewide map to search for services nearest you. Consumers also have access to LSF Health System’s Ombudsmen, who serves as the liaison between individuals receiving services, providers, and other state/community entities.
LSF Health Systems’ Ombudsman works in collaboration with the Florida Department of Children and Families Recovery and Integration Office and the other Managing Entities throughout the state to promote a Recovery-Oriented System of Care in each region. A Recovery-Oriented System of Care is a coordinated network of community-based services that take a person-centric and strengths-based approach to help individuals, families, and communities achieve abstinence and improved health outcomes .The Ombudsman serves as a liaison between individuals receiving services, providers, and other entities in the community, providing advocacy and assistance in resolving concerns or needs that may arise.
Diane M. Bethel, B.S. serves as LSF Health Systems’ Ombudsman. To reach Diane, please call 904.337.4050 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
As a Managing Entity, LSF Health Systems regularly conducts competitive procurements for behavioral health services that are open to non-profit provider organizations in our region. Please check this page regularly to view announcements about upcoming funding opportunities.
Responses to Written Questions – 2017-001 Family Services Planning Team (Updated July 24, 2017)
- Are we required to have a psychiatrist on staff at the time of application? No, you do not have to have a psychiatrist or psychologist on staff to apply for the solicitation.
- How much is the total contract amount anticipated to be? $103,315 – $105,017
Unlocking the Pieces: Community Mental Health in Northeast Florida –
Sponsored by the State of Florida, Department of Children and Families
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(904) 900-1075 for assistance.
LSF Health Systems, Inc.
24/7 ACCESS TO CARE LINE
9428 Baymeadows Road, Building III, Suite 320
Jacksonville, FL 32256
Office: (904) 900-1075