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Budget Summary FY2018

45100110 - Community Health Center Services
Data Current as of:  12/6/2017





Account Description FY2017
Spending
FY2018
GAA
4510-0110 Community Health Center Services
For community health center services; provided, that not less than the amount appropriated in item 4510-0110 of section 2 of chapter 38 of the acts of 2013 shall be expended on a statewide program of technical assistance to community health centers, to be provided by a state primary care association qualified under section 330A(f)(1) of the United States Public Health Service Act at 42 USC 254c(f)(1); provided further, that not less than $175,000 shall be expended for the continuation of a comprehensive substance abuse and narcotic use reduction program at a federally qualified community health center located in South Boston; provided further, that not less than $125,000 shall be expended towards the North End Waterfront Neighborhood Health Center for the purpose of operations and maintenance of treating substance abuse; provided further, that not less than $100,000 shall be expended for the operation of the South Boston Community Health Center, Inc. and its youth ambassador program and South Boston leadership initiative; provided further, that not less than $200,000 shall be expended for the Lowell Community Health Center, Inc. to provide the training necessary to expand its medication-assisted treatment and peer-to-peer support programs; provided further, that not less than $50,000 shall be expended for the operation and expansion of an innovative emergency department diversion and utilization management program by Manet Community Health Center, Incorporated for the south shore region; provided further, that not less than $50,000 shall be expended for the Mattapan Integrative Care Partnership pilot program among the Mattapan Community Health Center, Inc., Mattahunt Community Center, Mattahunt Elementary School and the Wheelock College social work department for a behavioral health practice at the Mattapan Community Health Center and to support a full-time licensed social worker to bring mental health care to the community's youth and to improve the coordination of care; and provided further, that not less than $200,000 shall be expended for the Greater Lawrence Family Health Center, Inc

1,135,403 1,592,354

Veto Explanation:   I am striking language which earmarks funding for a program not recommended, and I am reducing this item to the amount projected to be necessary.