Provider Information

Barry County Community Mental Health Authority

Provider Updates

For contract or credentialing questions, or if you need billing access to our portal, please contact Kathy Bartz at

Recipient Rights and Corporate Compliance Training are available via Zoom or in person, if preferred. The trainings are offered on the first Monday of the month from 8:30-11:00 and the third Thursday of the month from 12:30-3:00. Please sign up by contacting Holly Hess or Brenna Ellison

*Please note: If a holiday falls on a scheduled training day, the alternate date will be posted here.

If you are in need of First Aid training, please locate your local accredited First Aid/CPR trainer. Online options are available for First Aid through organizations such as the American Heart Association or the Red Cross. If you need further assistance, please contact Cody Davis at 

Self Determination questions please contact Cody Davis at


Provider Training

Independent CLS Staff Documentation
Independent Respite Staff Documentation
Self Determination Requirements and Training Grid
Self-Determination Service Documentation "Cheat Sheet"


Visit WWW.IMPROVINGMIPRACTICES.ORG to complete the free trainings and learn more!

  • Infection Control and Standard Precautions
  • Trauma Informed Care
  • Cultural Competence
  • Emergency Preparedness
  • Corporate Compliance (only the refresher can be done online- not the initial)
  • Advance Directives for Medical & Mental Health Care
  • Person Centered Planning
  • The Foundations of Self Determination
  • Trauma Informed Care
  • Emergency Preparedness
  • HIPAA Essentials
  • HIPAA Comprehensive
  • Recipient Rights for Community Mental Health and Affiliated Agency Staff (only the refresher can be done online- not the initial)