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CCMSD changes lane on mental health care plans

Board opts for in-house employee instead of contract

The Board of Trustees for Crook County Services District (CCMSD) will not at this time be introducing the Senior Life Solutions program to provide mental health care for residents aged 65 and above.

Instead, the board has opted to fill a nurse practitioner vacancy with a candidate who has a dual specialty that includes mental health.

The board heard a presentation at its last meeting from Kirby Johnson of Senior Life Solutions, a program offered by Psychiatric Medical Care of Tennessee. The program offers intensive outpatient group therapy through a contract that would have provided a team of...

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