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The QM Program encompasses Quality Assurance / Utilization Management, Quality Improvement / Performance Management, Information Systems / Electronic Health Record, Compliance / Privacy / Security, and Drug Medi-Cal oversight activities for Specialty Mental Health Services (SMHS) and Substance Use Disorders (SUD), throughout HHSA operations. Regulation governing these activities include the 1915(b) Waiver, the 1115 Waiver, and the Mental Health Plan (MHP) contract with the Department of Health Care Services. 

QM Program activities support consumers of Yolo County HHSA who meet the Specialty Mental Health Services medical necessity criteria. Services paid by Medi-Cal are rendered to Seriously Emotionally Disturbed (SED) children and youth or Seriously Mentally Ill (SMI) adults who are beneficiaries of the system.

Contact Information

 137 North Cottonwood Street, Woodland, CA 95695
(530) 666-8516 - Administration Line  I  (530) 666-8788 - Grievance Line  I  (530) 666-8294 - Fax
Monday through Friday  I  8:00am-5:00pm 

Meet the QM Team 

Samantha Fusselman, LCSW, CPHQ
QM Program Manager 
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Katherine Barrett, LCSW - Supervising Clinician E-Subscription Envelope  
John Brittingham, MBA - Analyst E-Subscription Envelope
Rita Samartino - Compliance Officer E-Subscription Envelope

Ashley Atta-Mensah, RN - Senior Staff Nurse E-Subscription Envelope
Sean Geary, LCSW- Clinician E-Subscription Envelope
Pam Sidhu - Analyst E-Subscription Envelope

 Click here to view a detailed team organizational chart. 

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Community Partners, Resources, & Links

Additional Information

Quarterly Quality Improvement Committee (QIC) Meetings     ...coming soon

Provider Information

Provider Enrollment Form

Yolo County HHSA ICD-9 to ICD-10 Crosswalk: Phase 1 - Initial Transition

Reports and Plans

Clinical Documentation Guide 2016

FY16-17 Quality Management Work Plan 

FY15-16 Quality Management Work Plan

FY14-15 Quality Management Work Plan Evaluation

Consumer Perception Survey Information

Performance Improvement Project    ...coming soon

Department of Health Care Services (DHCS) Triennial Review of Outpatient Mental Health Plan (MHP)

  • Triennial Review Fiscal Year 2013-2014 
  • Triennial Compliance Monitoring Report
  • Triennial Corrective Action Plan(s)

California External Quality Review Organization (CalEQRO)

 Fiscal Year 2014-2015 EQRO review of the Medi-Cal Specialty Mental Health Services Waiver Program

Substance Abuse Prevention and Treatment (SAPT)

  • SAPT Review Fiscal Year 2014-2015
  • SAPT Compliance Monitoring Report

DSM-5 Training



Jennifer Grigoriu, PsyD - Clinician
Jennifer Grigoriu, PsyD - Clinician

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