Please be advised that the NMRE SUD Oversight Board meeting scheduled for March 1, 2021 has been canceled. The next meeting will take place on Monday, May 3, 2021 at 10:00AM. Members of the public can participate by calling 248.333.6216, Conference ID 834 241 642#. The next meeting of the NMRE Board of Directors will take place on February 24, 2021 at 10:00AM at the NMRE office at 1999 Walden Drive, Gaylord. Capacity will be limited due to coronavirus restrictions and masks will be required. The public is encouraged to attend virtually by calling 248.333.6216, Conference ID 497 719 399#.

Region 2 PIHP Map

Welcome to Northern Michigan Regional Entity’s website. The Northern Michigan Regional (NMRE) entity is one of ten Prepaid Inpatient Health Plans (PIHPs) 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 owned by five Member Community Mental Health Services Programs (CMHSPs) which provide mental health services and supports 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.

Our Mission:
“Develop and implement sustainable, managed care structures to efficiently support, enhance, and deliver publicly-funded behavioral health and substance use disorder services.”
Our Vision:
“A healthier regional community living and working together”