Call for participation

Los Angeles County – Department of Mental Health
Mental Health Commission
Public Announcement

Message from the CEO
On January 13, 2015, the Board directed the Chief Executive Office, County Counsel and the Department of Human Resources, in conjunction with the Departments of Health Services, Public Health, and Mental Health to report back in 60 days on the benefits, drawbacks, proposed structure, implementation steps, and timeframe for the creation of a single unified health agency.   This report is a draft of the response to this board motion.

From April 1 through May 15 there will be a 45-day public dialogue and comment period on this draft report.  You may submit written comments to:

Office of Health Integration
Kenneth Hahn Hall of Administration
500 W. Temple Street, Room 726
Los Angeles, CA 90012

All written comments will be included as an appendix to the final version of this report.  If you prefer your comments are not made public, please note that in your submission.  During the 45-day comment period, public convenings will be conducted at different locations across the County.  The dates and times of these events will be posted on the Health Integration website at:

We look forward to receiving your comments and hope you can join us at a public convening.  The final report will be submitted to the Board no later than June 30, 2015.

Sachi A. Hamai

Interim Chief Executive Officer
CEO Public Announcement (PDF version)