Business Partners

MHA Dutchess is a leader in designing recovery oriented, high quality Behavioral Healthcare solutions in the Hudson Valley Region.  MHA Dutchess has established key partnerships to promote integrated care that provides a better patient experience, better population health and more efficient use of resources.

CBHS, Inc.
MHA Dutchess joined Coordinated Behavioral Health Services Inc., a 501C3 organization comprised of 12 Behavioral Health and IDD organizations serving 10 counties throughout the Hudson Valley. CBHS Inc. was formed in order to address the rapidly changing approach to health care in NY State and to develop the critical business relationships necessary for sustainability.

Our partners include:

Abilities First

Access: Supports for Living

Crystal Run Village

Human Development Services of Westchester

Mental Health Association of Westchester County

Mental Health Association of Rockland

Rehabilitation Support Services

New Hope Community

Westchester Jewish Community Services

Hudson Valley Mental Health

Putnam Family and Community Services


The CBHS Independent Providers Association is comprised of the nine Behavioral Health members of CBHS Inc.  The CBHS IPA is designed to assess and respond to the dynamic health care environment in NY State. CBHS IPA seeks to build the collective strength to develop value based contracts with MCOs offering best practices for critical care.


CBHCare IPA is an innovative partnership between CBHS IPA and Hudson River Health Care, designed to offer integrated care at more than twelve Health Center locations throughout the Hudson Valley. CBHCare develops value based contracts with MCOs to offer high quality care that is coordinated, convenient and effective.


Health Homes

MHA Dutchess/CBHS IPA is a member/owner of Hudson Valley Care Coalition (HVCC) Health Home, providing care management services to over 6,000 eligible clients throughout the region.

MHA Dutchess is a contracted Care Management Provider with CommunityHealth Care Collaborative Health Home, Hudson Valley Care Coalition Health Home, and the Institute for Family Health Health Home.

NY State Delivery System Reform Incentive Payment Program DSRIP

MHA Dutchess, through its CBHS IPA and CBHCare IPA is an active member of both the Montefiore Hudson Valley Collaborative and WMC Health Performing Provider Systems.

MHA Dutchess contracts with the following Managed Care Organizations 

  • Beacon Health Options
  • MVP
  • Empire BC/BS
  • Fidelis
  • United Health Care
  • Wellcare

MHA Is a Member Of:

  • Advocates for Children of New York State (CASANYS)
  • Community Behavioral Health Services
  • Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASA)
  • National Mental Health America (MHA)
  • Mental Health Association of New York State (MHANYS)
  • National Alliance on Mental Illness – Mid Hudson
  • New York Association of Psychiatric Rehabilitation Services (NYAPRS)