On August 9, 2018, the North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) released a request for proposal (RFP 30-190029-DHB) seeking bids from organizations wishing to participate in Medicaid managed care as prepaid health plans (PHPs) that will provide integrated physical health, behavioral health, and pharmacy services. The PHPs will provide Standard Benefit Plans, which are the new mandatory Medicaid managed care plans for the general population. DHHS intends to issue a separate procurement for BH I/DD Tailored Plans that will serve individuals with severe behavioral health disorders or intellectual/developmental disabilities. However, DHHS has not . . .