Kaiser Permanente and Mental Health

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1/19/2022 Big Health Raises $75 Million in Series C Funding Led by SoftBank Vision Fund 2 Business Wire SAN FRANCISCO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan 19, 2022--Big Health , a digital therapeutics company dedicated to helping millions back to good mental health, today announced that it has raised $75 million in a Series C funding round, led by new investor SoftBank Vision Fund 2, with participation from ArrowMark Partners and existing investors Octopus Ventures, Gilde Healthcare, Kaiser Permanente Ventures (KPV), and Morningside Ventures.Having pioneered and scaled the industry-leading ...
1/19/2022 Big Health Raises $75 Million in Series C Funding Led by SoftBank Vision Fund 2 | Business | The Daily News SAN FRANCISCO-Big Health , a digital therapeutics company dedicated to helping millions back to good mental health, today announced that it has raised $75 million in a Series C funding round, led by new investor SoftBank Vision Fund 2, with participation from ArrowMark Partners and existing investors Octopus Ventures, Gilde Healthcare, Kaiser Permanente Ventures (KPV), and Morningside Ventures.Having pioneered and scaled the industry-leading reimbursement model for digital therapeutics ...
1/16/2022 East Bay Kaiser Therapists Plan to Strike on MLK Day Mental health clinicians at Kaiser Permanente's locations in Oakland and Richmond said they will strike on Monday.Therapists said Sunday that were told by the health care giant that they would have Martin Luther King Day off as a paid holiday, but then it was changed back to a regular workday."What are we saying as an agency that we don't respect his legacy, but civil rights?" said Sabrina Chaumette ...
1/11/2022 San Francisco-Oakland social entrepreneurs and non-profit organizations receive funding to break down health barriers ... Kaiser Permanente, Anne Wojcicki, the Hobson/Lucas Family Foundation and CommonSpirit Health are funding the opportunity for organizations in the Bay Area to sustainably address the social determinants of health like food insecurity, mental health, early childhood development and economic stability.‚AuInvesting in organizations and social entrepreneurs who are making a lasting impact in communities in the Bay Area is only possible because of our generous and committed donors,‚Au ...
1/5/2022 What We Talk About When We Talk About 'Gut Health' ... especially as a health trend for 2022 ‚Ai and how it can impact everything from our digestive system to our mental health to everything in between. But what does that actually mean? Turns out, it ... and diagnostic radiology at UCLA-Olive View Medical Center and Kaiser Permanente.Vuu notes that the term ‚Augut health‚Au actually refers to the balance between the good bacteria in the digestive tract and the ...
1/4/2022 Depression screening improves care for patients with cancer PR Newswire PASADENA, Calif. Kaiser Permanente research published January 4, 2022 , in JAMA showed depression screening for patients with newly diagnosed breast cancer was highly effective at identifying patients in need of behavioral health care, and the new screening initiative was subsequently and successfully built into the patient care and daily workflow of medical oncology teams at Kaiser Permanente in Southern California ."Early identification and treatment for mental health issues is critical ...
1/4/2022 Depression screening improves care for patients with cancer by Kaiser Permanente Credit: Unsplash/CC0 Public DomainKaiser Permanente research published January 4, 2022, in JAMA showed depression screening for patients with newly diagnosed breast cancer was highly effective at identifying patients in need ... Kaiser Permanente in Southern California."Early identification and treatment for mental health issues is critical, yet depression and other mental health issues are often underidentified and undertreated in breast cancer patients," said the study's lead ...
1/4/2022 Depression screening improves the care of cancer patients The Kaiser Permanente study was published on January 4, 2022. JAMA Depression screening for newly diagnosed breast cancer is very effective in identifying patients in need of behavioral care, and a new screening initiative was subsequently launched by the Kaiser Permanente Oncology Team in Southern California. Well integrated into patient care and routine workflows. ..‚AuEarly identification and treatment Mental health issues Is serious, but depression ...
1/4/2022 Depression screening improves care for patients with cancer PASADENA, Calif. ‚Ai Kaiser Permanente research published January 4, 2022, in JAMA showed depression screening for patients with newly diagnosed breast cancer was highly effective at identifying patients in need of behavioral health care, and the new screening initiative was subsequently and successfully built into the patient care and daily workflow of medical oncology teams at Kaiser Permanente in Southern California.‚AuEarly identification and treatment for mental health issues is ...
1/4/2022 Study: 10% of breast cancer patients experience depression, may not get needed care - UPI.com ... mental health disorder, a study found.Conversely, about 1% of breast cancer patients in the study who were not screened for depression were diagnosed successfully with the mental health disorder, the data showed. AdvertisementThe findings are based on an analysis of a program to identify cancer patients who need behavioral healthcare that was implemented in 2017 by the Kaiser Permanente health system,The program successfully guided 75% of cancer ...
1/4/2022 Study: 10% of breast cancer patients experience depression, may not get needed care ... mental health disorder, a study published Tuesday by JAMA found.Conversely, about 1% of breast cancer patients in the study who were not screened for depression were diagnosed successfully with the mental health disorder, the data showed.The findings are based on an analysis of a program to identify cancer patients who need behavioral healthcare that was implemented in 2017 by the Kaiser Permanente health system, the researchers said.The ...
12/31/2021 Here Are Our Most-Read Stories of 2021 If 2021 was dominated by the COVID-19 pandemic, Capital & Main readers were also hungry for other stories. Our most-read articles of the past 12 months include examinations of everything from California‚Aos water shortage to Kaiser Permanente‚Aos denial of adequate mental health care to USC‚Aos hiring of officers fired by the LAPD. The one COVID story that made our top 10 list is a photo essay ...
12/19/2021 Chutes & Ladders—Cedars-Sinai taps Klein to lead children's health; Former Kaiser exec joins Big Health | FierceHealthcare FierceHealthcare ... Health as its first vice president of equity and population health. She was previously executive director of community health at Kaiser Permanente for 15 years.In the newly created role, James will lead the company's ... equity mindset to its business to scale access to good mental health.In a blog post, James wrote that Big Health co-founders Peter Hames and Professor Colin Espie made a formal long-term commitment ...
12/19/2021 Slides and Ladders – Cedars-Sinai Taps Small to Promote Children's Health; Former Kaiser manager joins Big Health ... health as First Vice President for Equal Opportunities and Public Health. Previously, she was Executive Director of Community Health at Kaiser Permanente for 15 years. In the newly created position, James will lead the company ... balanced mindset to its business to improve access to good mental health. In a blog post, James wrote that Big Health co-founders Peter Hames and Professor Colin Espie made a formal long-term commitment ...
12/14/2021 Op-ed: Maintaining good mental health during holiday season ... mental health during this special time of the year is anything but normal for many individuals.‚AuThe reality is that the coronavirus pandemic and the economic and social impact it has had on so many families has caused many of us to lose a sense of hope,‚Au said Dr. Britany Alexander, a psychiatrist with Kaiser Permanente Southern California. ‚AuThere are many people experiencing financial challenges after losing their jobs ...
12/7/2021 Striking Kaiser stationary engineers garner solidarity strike from nurses, mental health workers In breathtaking solidarity, 40,000 Kaiser Permanente healthcare workers representing SEIU-United Healthcare Workers West joined the picket of the International Union of Operating Engineers Stationary Engineers, Local 39 in a one-day sympathy strike on ... Oakland to bring their demands straight to the corporate bosses.Mental health providers with NUHW who joined the strike are involved in their own struggle against Kaiser: for over two years the union has been ...
12/7/2021 Study Says People Who Meditate Have Better Focus, Sleep, Sex Wordpress.com NEW YORK ‚Ai More than three-fourths of Americans have increased their use of digital tools that support their mental health during the pandemic. In a recent survey of 2,003 adult respondents, 76 percent say ... mental health apps (33%).Conducted by OnePoll on behalf of Kaiser Permanente, the survey also finds that 48 percent who practice mental health self-care are seeking ways to positively cope with emotional distress related ...
12/4/2021 People who meditate regularly say they‚Äôve got better focus, sleep ‚Äî and love life too! NEW YORK ‚Ai More than three-fourths of Americans have increased their use of digital tools that support their mental health during the pandemic. In a recent survey of 2,003 adult respondents, 76 percent say ... mental health apps (33%).Conducted by OnePoll on behalf of Kaiser Permanente , the survey also finds that 48 percent who practice mental health self-care are seeking ways to positively cope with emotional distress related ...
10/22/2021 Bio I am currently a postdoctoral fellow in mental health policy research at Harvard Medical School. My research focuses on organizational capabilities to engage patients with social, medical, and behavioral health needs. I have examined coordination within interprofessional teams, across health systems, and between organizational partners. I previously worked at the Kaiser Permanente Division of Research where I piloted multiple interventions to address the barriers faced by patients with complex physical ...
10/22/2021 Mental health care wait times at Kaiser are unacceptably long, say patients, clinicians After years of complaints from healthcare providers and patients on the extremely long waits to see a mental health practitioner at Kaiser Permanente, a San Francisco Board of Supervisors committee today heard from involved parties, including Kaiser management.Supervisors Dean Preston, Rafael Mandelman, and Connie Chan questioned representatives from the healthcare giant on their standards for mental health care access ‚Ai and generally found the insurance and healthcare provider fell ...
10/21/2021 Future workplaces focus on flexibility, amenities, health, benefits reps agree The Business Journals ... managing principal, OneDigital; Suzanne Kessler, regional human resources director, JE Dunn Construction; and Bobbie Warhola, manager, large group account management, Kaiser Permanente.First, metro area employers need to remember that as they navigate vaccine mandates ... companies know is essential is their employees‚Ao health, including mental health.‚AuMental health has been a pretty strong focus for us,‚Au said Kessler, adding that construction has among the highest suicide rate for ...
10/18/2021 Signs to evaluate a child for ADHD ... of kids, they have been able to adjust,‚Au said Dr. Asha Patton-Smith, a child and adolescent psychiatrist with Kaiser Permanente, a mid-Atlantic medical group, who practices in Burke and Falls Church, Virginia ... whether it‚Aos a family practitioner, a pediatrician or a mental health provider. ‚AuJust to make sure there‚Aos nothing happening that might be addressed with a diagnosis of ADHD,‚Au she said. Attention-Deficit ...
10/13/2021 Mental Health Experts and Elected Officials Exchange Thoughts at the AAPI Mental Health Forum At the Sept. 16 AAPI Mental Health Forum, a virtual public event, a panel of speakers convened to acknowledge the mental health needs of the Asian American Pacific Islander (AAPI) community. David Mineta, CEO at ... Aot quite understand,‚Au said Mai Manchanda, a Psychologist at Kaiser Permanente. ‚Au[They say] ‚AoThis isn‚Aot something you should be talking with anybody about, that it could just be handled in the family ...
10/11/2021 OREGON NEWS: Oregon nursing group, resigned to mandate, wants ‘bold’ action to address staffing shortages ... switch away from relying on temporary traveling nurses and step up investment in a wellness program to help nurses face mental health issues. They also called for an increase in faculty salaries at Oregon colleges ... The news conference comes amid a strike vote among 3,400 Kaiser Permanente Northwest nurses and other health professionals in Oregon over contract negotiations on pay and other issues. The nurses are represented by the Oregon ...
10/11/2021 OREGON NEWS: Oregon nursing group, resigned to mandate, wants ‘bold’ action to address staffing shortages ... switch away from relying on temporary traveling nurses and step up investment in a wellness program to help nurses face mental health issues. They also called for an increase in faculty salaries at Oregon colleges ... The news conference comes amid a strike vote among 3,400 Kaiser Permanente Northwest nurses and other health professionals in Oregon over contract negotiations on pay and other issues. The nurses are represented by the Oregon ...