The Role of Telehealth in Behavioral Health | AHRQ Academy
an opportunity to expand access to behavioral health services, particularly for individuals in rural … A blog by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, New Leaders Use Telehealth—and Teamwork—To Tackle Opioid … access to specialty care in underserved areas. … at an academic hub. … These include a technical assistance tool , a brief on financing options , and strategies to engage State
Integrated primary care can increase access to addiction treatment for individuals with substance use disorders (SUDs). | AHRQ Academy
You are here Academy Community Integrated primary care can increase access to … Integrated primary care can increase access to addiction treatment for individuals with substance use … In many parts of the country, particularly in rural America, people must travel long distances to seek … addiction treatment into primary care settings is a practical and realistic access point to help those … Read the article to learn more about models of action, incentives for primary care, and open door clinics
Essential Care for Mental Health and Substance Use Disorder Patients | AHRQ Academy
Health and Substance Use Disorder Patients
Essential Care for Mental Health and Substance Use Disorder … a two-part webinar series examining approaches to help ease delivery of key components of care for people … with mental health and substance use disorders in primary care settings. … Policy issues related to implementation of these models and these essential care components will also … suggestions for improving care in primary care practices that are well resourced versus those with limited
Emotional Exhaustion in Relation to Integrating Care in the Veterans Health Administration | AHRQ Academy
Relation to Integrating Care in the Veterans Health Administration
Emotional Exhaustion in Relation … to Integrating Care in the Veterans Health Administration
As primary cares transitions to team-based … A recent study published in Medical Care examined EE among workers at the Veterans Health Administration … Characteristics – Clinic Workload, Clinic Size, Access to Clinic Services
Intervention Characteristics … The researchers state:
“…these findings have implications for preventing and reducing EE in primary
Supervision of Behavioral Health Trainees in Primary Care | AHRQ Academy
Trainees in Primary Care
Supervision of Behavioral Health Trainees in Primary Care
With the growing … health providers that promotes acquisition of clinical skills and professional development in a primary … works well with psychologists and other health care providers in an integrated environment. … to help them match the speed of work flow in primary care. … the language of a primary care setting.
National Quality Forum (NQF) Endorses Behavioral Measures | AHRQ Academy
Behavioral health disorders are a major public health problem in the United States … The National Quality Forum (NQF) designed and implemented a multiphase program to improve the delivery … of quality behavioral health services and improve behavioral health status of Americans. … Access a complete list of endorsed measures
Here is the appeal process: “Any party may request reconsideration … Also, visit the National Quality Forum Web site and learn more about the Behavioral Health Measures .
Unmet Need for Pediatric Care Coordination for Children with Mental Health Conditions | AHRQ Academy
Care coordination is a way of connecting children with special health care needs and their families to … The study’s authors analyzed data from the 2007 National Survey of Children’s Health to get a better … care services in the last year. … The authors then looked at sociodemographic, clinical, and parent psychosocial characteristics, to understand … earlier” in order to help connect children and their families to appropriate mental health services.
Mental Health Disparities and Social Change in Rural America | AHRQ Academy
At the same time, there has been an increase in immigrant and minority populations in these areas, making … However, the extent to which shifts in rural culture affect mental health and treatment-seeking behaviors … A November 2016 article, “ The Changing Context of Rural America: A Call To Examine the Impact of Social … Change on Mental Health and Mental Health Care ,” emphasizes the need for research that investigates … approach to health services research.
Background on Health Disparities and Health Equity | AHRQ Academy
Health equity is defined as
“the principle underlying a commitment to reduce—and, ultimately, eliminate—disparities … in health and in its determinants, including social determinants. … giving special attention to the needs of those at greatest risk of poor health, based on social conditions … International human rights principles call for everyone to have a fair chance at health, well-being, … A reduction in health disparities means greater health equity, and achieving greater health equity requires
Addressing Social Determinants of Health in Integrated Care | AHRQ Academy
in Integrated Care
Addressing Social Determinants of Health in Integrated Care
04/26/2018 … To successfully deliver whole-person care, providers and healthcare teams need resources to address a … , and social network, can have a significant impact on an individual’s physical and mental health. … The panelists explored the need to redefine health, develop strategies for whole-person care, and build … Access the recording .
The peer workforce is an increasingly effective way to expand access and remove barriers to receiving mental health treatment. | AHRQ Academy
expand access and remove barriers to receiving mental health treatment. … The peer workforce is an increasingly effective way to expand access and remove barriers to receiving … The peer workforce is an increasingly effective way to expand access and remove barriers to receiving … Vera French Mental Health Center in Iowa is a great example of the effective utilization of peer support … Read more about the drop in center and how it works here: https://wqad.com/2019/03/28/peer-to-peer-counseling-program-eases-access
Apply to NASHP’s State SUD Policy Institute | AHRQ Academy
SUD Policy Institute
Apply to NASHP’s State SUD Policy Institute
The National … in a State Substance Use Disorder (SUD) Policy Institute “Leveraging Federally Qualified Health Centers … The policy institute will help five State teams develop innovative strategies to improve access to and … Applications require the development of a core team for the policy institute that includes, at a minimum … official,
Senior representative from the State primary care association, and
Caring for Mental Health and Substance Use in Primary Care: Second Webinar | AHRQ Academy
and Substance Use in Primary Care: Second Webinar
Caring for Mental Health and Substance Use in Primary … Care: Second Webinar
The second workshop in this two part series, hosted by the National Academies … of Sciences Engineering and Medicine, will examine approaches to facilitate the delivery of essential … components of care for people with mental health and substance use disorders in primary care settings … using a small set of tracer conditions, such as depression, alcohol use disorders, and substance use
Caring for Mental Health and Substance Use in Primary Care: First Webinar | AHRQ Academy
You are here News & Events Events Calendar Caring for Mental Health … and Substance Use in Primary Care: First Webinar
Caring for Mental Health and Substance Use in Primary … Care: First Webinar
This two part workshop, hosted by the National Academies of Sciences Engineering … and Medicine, will examine approaches to facilitate the delivery of essential components of care for … people with mental health and substance use disorders in primary care settings using a small set of
COVID-19 National Emergency Response' Webinar Series: Creating an Effective Telehealth Patient Experience for MOUD During the COVID-19 Pandemic | AHRQ Academy
COVID-19 National Emergency Response' Webinar Series: Creating an Effective Telehealth Patient Experience … for MOUD During the COVID-19 Pandemic
The Foundation for Opioid Response Efforts will host … a webinar to discuss the impact of the COVID-19 national emergency on the patient care experience and … the importance of preparing patients to adapt to the use of telehealth for effective MOUD treatment. … federal and state policies related to this issue.
A Framework for Measuring Integration of Behavioral Health and Primary Care | AHRQ Academy
Train the care team to function in collaborative practice and respond as a team to an individual patient … who need integrated behavioral health care in a timely manner.
4. … costs in time and money—as well as health care premiums. … principles in the Integration Framework are applicable to health care in general, as well as to integrated … A National Agenda for Research in Collaborative Care: Papers From the Collaborative Care Research Network
Need for Integrated Pediatric Health Care Highlighted in Two Recent Studies | AHRQ Academy
Integrating behavioral health (BH) into pediatric care might lead to short- and long-term improved health … in children and a variety of poor health outcomes including premature death in adults. … Despite these barriers, efforts to integrate BH into child health care should be promoted and funded. … a need for increased BH services for children and adolescents within primary care settings. … , indicating that there may be a need for improved access to BH providers.
Caring for Mental Health and Substance Use Disorders in Primary Care | AHRQ Academy
You are here News & Events Events Calendar Caring for Mental Health … and Substance Use Disorders in Primary Care
Caring for Mental Health and Substance Use Disorders in … Primary Care
The Forum on Mental Health and Substance Use Disorders will host a one-day free public … The workshop will examine approaches to facilitate the delivery of essential components of care for people … with mental health and substance use disorders in primary care settings using a small set of tracer
JABFM Supplement Features Integrated Behavioral Health and Primary Care | AHRQ Academy
and Primary Care
JABFM Supplement Features Integrated Behavioral Health and Primary Care
A special … observations about many elements that are important in shaping how integrated behavioral health and … primary care are delivered in clinical settings. … for Integrated Behavioral Health in Primary Care : A Literature Review. … Access the special issue .
Behavioral Health and Primary Care During and After COVID-19 | AHRQ Academy
and Primary Care During and After COVID-19
Behavioral Health and Primary Care During and After COVID … in Family Medicine and Primary Care released in early May and titled Projected Deaths of Despair From … that primary care in tandem with BH can help address now and as the country emerges from the pandemic … The webinar will focus on the steps the primary care community can take to avoid the deaths predicted … in the report and meet the behavioral health needs arising from both the health and economic crises.