The Louisiana Association of Peer Support


Louisiana Bayou Health Transition - How Care is Given Now

As of December 1, 2015  the implementation of integrating all behavioral health care services into existing Medicaid managed care system in Louisiana will occur.  The new managed care system is called Bayou Health. The Louisiana Department of Health and Hospitals has provided much information in hopes to answer questions by stakeholders, consumers, stakeholders, and health care providers.  Below you will find links that will take you directly to specific information you will need. - Information on the transition and how care is provided - Member Common Questions (also see Drop Down Menu) - Provider Common Questions (also see Drop Down Menu) - Bayou Health

LAPS - Forum / Louisiana Mental Health