Iowa Behavioral Health Reporting System

The Department has implemented the IBHRS to fulfill the integration of licensure and data reporting requirements set in motion by Senate File 2425 (2008) and House File 811 (2009), where the Iowa Legislature directed the Department to align SUD and problem gambling (PG) treatment systems. IBHRS combines SUD and PG data models and has extensive validation rules to ensure data submitted to IBHRS meets the Department’s standards. Note: Please submit IBHRS-related questions to

IBHRS Technical Assistance & Webinars

IBHRS Monthly Calls

An IBHRS monthly call is held the first Monday of each month at 11 a.m.  Licensed provider staff and/or their vendors may attend.

Virtual meeting link:

2023 IBHRS Monthly Q&A

Note: Held every Monday, unless noted otherwise. 

2022 IBHRS Monthly Q&A

Note: Held every Monday, unless noted otherwise. 

Past IBHRS Technical Assistance Webinars

Introductory Webinars
Data Set Specific Webinars
Vendor-Specific Webinars 
IBHRS Reporting and Module Webinars
IBHRS Transition Group Q&A Sessions 

Past IBHRS Q&A Sessions 

Manual Data Entry Sessions
XML Data Reporting Sessions
837P Q&A Sessions