In accordance with the CMS Interoperability Rule - Patient Access Final Rule and Prior Authorization Final Rule, Medicaid FFS programs, CHIP FFS programs, Medicaid Managed Care Plans, CHIP Managed Care Entities, and DHCS Behavioral Health Information Notice 23-032, BHRS has collaborated with CalMHSA to provide third-party API connections.

More information and instructions on how to connect to the Patient Access API can be found by clicking here: CalMHSA Connex APIs - California Mental Health Services Authority or typing into your web browser.

More information to access to BHRS Provider Directory API, click here: Swagger UI ( or by typing into your web browser.