County of Marin Health and Human Services

Drug/Medi-Cal Organized Delivery System Waiver (DMC-ODS)

The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) has approved California's Drug Medi-Cal Organized Delivery System (DMC-ODS) Waiver amendment which provides a continuum of care modeled after the American Society of Addiction Medicine (ASAM) criteria for substance use disorder treatment services. For additional information, please visit the DHCS DMC-ODS website.

For additional information on becoming a certified Drug/Medi-Cal provider, please be sure to visit the DHCS Drug/Medi-Cal Certification/Re-Certification/Continued Certification webpage.

For links to presentations related to the DMC-ODS Waiver, please visit the CIBHS Capacity Building Training Series webpage and DHCS DMC-ODS webpage.

We invite your input in developing and implementing Marin County's DMC-ODS Plan. For questions or to submit input, please contact Catherine Condon via e-mail or click here.

For information and a referral to substance use services, call the Behavioral Health Access Line at 1-888-818-1115 (toll free).

Mental Health and Substance Use Services (MHSUS) changed its name to Behavioral Health and Recovery Services (BHRS).  As such, all references in existing departmental policies and procedures to MHSUS can be understood to reference BHRS as well.