Ozarks Medical Center Behavioral Healthcare
•OMC BHC was formed in 1997 when it was awarded the contract as administrative
agent for the Missouri Department of Mental Health (DMH) for services
in the seven county region that includes Howell, Oregon, Shannon, Texas,
Wright, Douglas, and Ozark Counties. Services are delivered at BHC facilities
in West Plains and Mountain Grove, as well as OMC clinics in Mountain
View, Winona, Alton, Thayer, and Gainesville.
•OMC BHC provides psychiatry, psychotherapy, case management, health
home, and psychosocial day treatment programs. Approximately 4,500 people
receive services from OMC BHC
•OMC BHC achieved full accreditation for all programs from the Commission
on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities (CARF) in November 2016.
CARF accredits more than 50,000 programs and services at 25,000 locations
•OMC BHC implemented smoking cessation counseling services
•Implementation of an EMR that is fully functional with all BHC services
was ranked as the number one strategic objective by employees.
•OMC BHC is working to develop a consumer advisory board
•Brain stimulation therapies
•Peer Support Program: Currently searching for a candidate to work
•Additional Substance Abuse services
•Excellence in Mental Health Act: Certified Community Behavioral
Health Clinic (CCBHC)