The Watson Health supercomputer is being used to predict disorders early so physicians can offer referrals to behavioral health providers long before the diagnosis becomes severe.
A collaborative care model must ensure that all coordinating services align with the mission to meet the needs of the population served, and here are 7 tips for doing just that.
Hillary Clinton released a mental health policy proposal Monday that includes a few noteworthy investments, such as the expansion of the Certified Community Behavioral Health Clinic program.
An architect of Stages of Change theory suggests that addiction professionals often underestimate the difficulties around change, for themselves as well as their patients.
Partnerships between housing and homeless providers and behavioral health providers are one way to improve population health.
A new Recovery Centers of America treatment facility in Danvers, Mass., will include a drop-in center that refers clients to multiple resources for addiction-related services.
Making the shift to the managed care Medicaid model means developing strong partnerships with managed care entities in your state.
By integrating specialists into its primary care practices, Christiana Care Health System patients gain access to behavioral healthcare on the same day as their visit to their primary care physician.
Though challenges arise, it is essential that behavioral health providers create population health strategies to increase patient engagement and eventually cut healthcare costs.
Rosecrance has announced a merger with Community Elements in a move that expands the scale of the organization during tough economic times in Illinois.
Technology implementation can be difficult for small organizations, but as provider organizations in Colorado have discovered, there is strength in numbers.
Biological, behavioral, social, cultural, economic and environmental factors all impact the well-being of individuals and communities. It's a concept known as “population health.”
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