The Northern Michigan Regional Entity is the PIHP for 21 counties in Northern Lower Michigan. NMRE has made Carter Kits available across all these counties, through the respective 5 CMHs.
To see if there is a kit available to you, for free, use the information BELOW to get in touch with your county's Community Mental Health primary contact.
The NMRE entity is one of ten Prepaid Inpatient Health Plans (PIHP's)in the State of Michigan to manage the behavioral health (mental health, intellectual disability and substance use disorder) services for people enrolled in Medicaid.
The NMRE is the PIHP for 21 counties in northern lower Michigan. This means the NMRE manages the Medicaid funding for the behavioral health services in the region. The NMRE is jointly owed by five Member Community Health Services Programs (CMHSP's) which provide mental health services and support to individuals with a mental health diagnosis or an intellectual disability. The NMRE also manages and coordinates prevention, treatment, and recovery support services for individuals with a substance use disorder.
Mission - "Develop and implement sustainable, managed care structures to efficiently support, enhance, and deliver publicly-funded behavioral health and substance use disorder services."
Vision - "A healthier regional community living and working together."
If your agency or department is within these 21 counties, there are likely Carter Kits available to you, for free! Please see the lists of contacts below to find the CMH contact for your county to get in touch and set up delivery/ pickup of your kits!
Counties Served: Oscoda, Ogemaw, Iosco
Counties Served: Benzie, Manistee
Counties Served: Leelanau, Grand Traverse, Wexford, Missaukee, Roscommon, Crawford
Counties Served: Emmet, Cheboygan, Charlevoix, Antrim, Ostego, Kalkaska
Counties Served: Persque Isle, Montmorency, Alpena, Alcona