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9/7/2021 Palmdale Regional Medical Center ... behavioral healthcare provider, our team at Palmdale Regional Medical Center is dedicated to changing the national narrative about suicide in a manner that promotes hope, resiliency, equality and recovery. Mental health services that utilize proven evidence-based treatments and support are available. If you or someone you know is experiencing an emotional crisis or thoughts of suicide, no-cost 24/7 confidential support and crisis resources are available from the National ...
9/6/2021 Spectrum Health improves clinics in Springville, South Buffalo | Local News | buffalonews.com ... behavioral health and addiction counseling. ‚AuThis is a significant renovation to a busy clinic location,‚Au Spectrum President and CEO Bruce Nisbet said. ‚AuSpectrum Health was ‚Aoborn‚Ao in Springville in 1973. A group of concerned citizens saw the need for mental health services in the village and surrounding area and together they laid the roots of what we have today.‚Au The agency also recently relocated its South Buffalo ...
9/3/2021 Amwell (AMWL) Buys Digital Care Startups to Enhance Market Share - September 3, 2021 - Zacks.com Zacks ... behavioral healthcare area to treat patients suffering anxiety and depression. The platform is widely used by more than 300 organizations in the United States and over 80% of U.K.'s National Health Service Mental Health Services. SilverCloud‚Aos international presence gives Amwell‚Aos global footprint, especially in the U.K and Ireland, thus diversifying its revenues and expanding its market opportunities.Conversa Health offers automated and personalized digital check-ins with ...
9/1/2021 Benefits of Virtual Mental Health Services Benefits of Virtual Mental Health Services Could this be an option for you? In the spring of 2020, the COVID-19 pandemic swept the globe and in the following 18+ months, the only constant in ... One CDC survey found that as the pandemic dragged on, Behavioral Health symptoms have occurred at nearly double the rate that was expected pre-COVID (National Institute of Mental Health). To make matters worse, social ...
8/31/2021 CVS (mental)Health ‚Äì the growth of mental health @ retail AuCVS wants to be your therapist, too,‚Au the Wall Street Journal reported on 31st August , discussing the plans of retail stores, Big Box and pharmacies, adding mental health services to their growing health/care portfolios.The coronavirus spawned an epidemic inside and beyond the pandemic throughout the U.S.: very clear and widespread mental and behavioral health impacts that have become a new and transparent normal in America.Enter CVS ...
8/31/2021 UNT professors address mental health disparities with training for trauma-informed, bilingual care UNT professors address mental health disparities with training for trauma-informed, bilingual care] Four University of North Texas professors are addressing health disparities by training the next generation of counselors and social workers to offer trauma-informed, bilingual mental health services to minorities in both behavioral health and integrated care settings. DENTON (UNT), Texas ‚Ai Four University of North Texas professors are addressing health disparities by training the next generation ...
8/31/2021 Wisconsin elected officials celebrate Mental Health Emergency Center in Milwaukee ... Mental Health Services Administration. ‚AuWe are committed to ensuring that Wisconsin workers, families, and communities are not only bouncing back from this pandemic financially, but that we are addressing the increased need for mental and behavioral healthcare and building healthy communities well into the future,‚Au said Gov. Evers. ‚AuThis facility will play a critical role in strengthening our mental healthcare infrastructure by expanding access to treatment and providing a ...
8/30/2021 Opinion: Why This Teacher Supports Bill to Improve Teen Mental Health The COVID-19 pandemic has only exacerbated the mental health crisis facing California‚Aos youth. The California Mental Health Services Oversight & Accountability Commission recently reported that 1 in 6 high school students considered suicide in ... Health, School Employee and Pupil Training, Excused Absences, and Youth Behavioral Health.‚AuI have spent the past 30 years of my life as an educator in California, and I know firsthand that California teachers ...
8/27/2021 Pilot treatment program for pregnant, postpartum women awarded to W.Va. CHARLESTON ‚Ai The West Virginia Department of Health and Human Resources (DHHR), Bureau for Behavioral Health was awarded one of four grants under the State Pilot Grant Program for Treatment for Pregnant and Postpartum Women (PPW-PLT) from the federal Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA). The three-year grant will invest $2.7 million in services supporting pregnant and postpartum women with substance use disorder in West Virginia ...
8/27/2021 Mental Health Parity in the News Mental Health Parity in the News While mental health parity often takes a back seat in behavioral health billing, recent news show that it has not been forgotten. On August 12, Fierce Healthcare reported that ... Despite these comments, in May Modern Healthcare reported that ‚Au Mental health services wane as insurers appear to skirt parity rules during pandemic.‚Au Therapists and other behavioral healthcare providers cut hours, reduced staffs and ...
8/26/2021 Wyoming Department Of Health Suggests Changes To Redesign The State Funded Behavioral Health System Wyoming Department Of Health Suggests Changes To Redesign The State Funded Behavioral Health System On Wednesday, Aug. 25, the Wyoming Department of Health presented a proposal to redesign the state-funded behavioral health system. This ... concerns about residents potentially not being able to access community mental health services. "We still want to really make sure that people are getting access at the earliest levels that they can to avoid those ...
8/26/2021 Connections CSP to pay more than $15 million to settle federal lawsuits A former major behavioral health care provider in Delaware is set to pay millions to settle federal lawsuits alleging fraud and misuse of controlled substances. Connections CSP has agreed to pay more than $15 million in a federal court settlement. The agreement resolves two suits. The first alleges Connections violated the False Claims Act by billing for mental health services provided by individuals not qualified under federal law, and billing ...
8/26/2021 Hundreds of Maryland behavioral health patients getting free smartphones or tablets ANNAPOLIS, Md. ‚Ai Maryland's Department of Health is launching a one-year pilot program aimed at supplying 375 behavioral health patients free WiFi equipped smartphones and tablets, to allow virtual visits with healthcare providers.The program is being funded by a $1.5 million block grant through the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration.Initially it will cover select pre-approved providers in Baltimore City, Anne Arundel, Baltimore, Carroll, Cecil ...
8/26/2021 September is National Recovery Month ‚Äì About Your Online Magazine Each September, National Recovery Month takes place to increase awareness and educate people about how substance use and mental health services can help people and their families to live healthy and rewarding lives. ‚AuNational Recovery Month promotes treatment and recovery, recognizes the strength and resilience of people living in recovery, and acknowledges service providers and community members who make recovery in all its forms possible,‚Au said Ryan Quist, Behavioral ...
8/25/2021 Grants Will Expand Mental Health Services Here Over four-million dollars for two state grants will help expand mental health services in Nevada County. County Supervisors have passed resolutions accepting the funds. Speaking to the Board at Tuesday‚Aos meeting, Behavioral Health Director Phebe Bell says the money comes from a voter-approved state ballot proposition that taxes people making over a-million dollars a year. A two and a half million dollar grant, spread over four ...
8/25/2021 Ginger and Headspace plan merger to rapidly scale up digital mental health services ... mental health services as the COVID-19 pandemic excacerbated existing behavioral health challenges. The two companies aim to provide a full range of mental health services, from coaching, therapy and psychiatric care to basic resilience-building techniques like meditation. RELATED: Ginger banks another $100M to ramp up partnerships with health plans, government payers According to the World Health ...
8/25/2021 WALK-IN OPIOID RECOVERY NOW AVAILABLE 24/7 IN SHEBOYGAN A $134,499 grant from the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration administered by the Wisconsin Department of Health Services will now make emergency treatment for opioid crises available in Sheboygan. The Executive Director of Behavioral Health at HSHS St. Nicholas Hospital and Prevea Health, Jeff Stumbras, said the treatment will be provided at St. Nicholas‚Ao Emergency Department on a walk-in basis, 24 hours a day, 7 days ...
8/25/2021 Ginger and Headspace plan merger to rapidly scale up digital mental health services | FierceHealthcare FierceHealthcare ... mental health services as the COVID-19 pandemic exacerbated existing behavioral health challenges.The two companies aim to provide a full range of mental health services, from coaching, therapy and psychiatric care to basic resilience-building techniques like meditation.RELATED: Ginger banks another $100M to ramp up partnerships with health plans, government payersAccording to the World Health Organization, close to 1 billion people worldwide live with a mental health ...
8/24/2021 New Legislation in Delaware Prioritizing Mental Health in Elementary Schools - WBOC TV ... behavioral health network.""By establishing a mental health services funding unit for each elementary school in our state, we are putting our students‚Ao mental wellness at the front of the line and equipping them with the tools they need to overcome their emotional challenges in their most formative years," said Longhurst in a statement. "This critical funding could not come at a more dire time, with many children still ...
8/24/2021 CirrusMD Announces Expansion of Telemental Health Services PR Newswire DENVER , Aug. 24, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- CirrusMD, the fastest growing provider of on-demand telemedicine, today announced the expansion of its telemental health services to include digital, self-guided cognitive behavioral health tools designed to complement live, physician-led care.Delivering Patient-Centered Services CirrusMD was founded on the belief that healthcare should be immediate, easy, personal and integrated. By keeping the patient at the center of care, and organizing services ...
8/24/2021 CirrusMD Announces Expansion of Telemental Health Services PR Newswire DENVER , Aug. 24, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- CirrusMD, the fastest growing provider of on-demand telemedicine, today announced the expansion of its telemental health services to include digital, self-guided cognitive behavioral health tools designed to complement live, physician-led care.Delivering Patient-Centered Services CirrusMD was founded on the belief that healthcare should be immediate, easy, personal and integrated. By keeping the patient at the center of care, and organizing services ...
8/24/2021 Adolescent Mental Health Services Center Opens In Florida Adolescent Mental Health Services Center Opens In Florida Discovery Behavioral Health Inc. (Los Angeles), a network of mental health, substance abuse, and eating disorder treatment centers, has opened a new mental health services center for adolescents in Dade City, Fla. The 14-bed Discovery Mood & Anxiety Program Dade City provides residential treatment services, such as cognitive behavioral therapy, dialectical behavior therapy, and acceptance and commitment therapy. The facility also includes ...
8/23/2021 State funds aim to improve students' mental health at local schools. A state grant of $4 million is coming to local institutions to support mental health and academic success for K-12 students. The Monterey County Behavioral Health department and Monterey County Office of Education received $4 million from the Mental Health Services Oversight and Accountability Commission. The funds will go to what's known as an "interconnected services framework," designed to bring together community organizations offering mental health services support with ...
8/23/2021 Orange County receives state funding on two key county projects: second Be Well OC Campus, system of care data integration solution ... behavioral health system that has been lacking for too long. With the first Be Well OC campus in the City of Orange at full capacity, a second campus will expand our ability to provide much needed mental health services for all Orange County‚Aos residents. Data integration allows County staff across departments to access relevant information for coordination and delivery of services to better meet the needs of individuals utilizing ...
8/22/2021 UHV to offer community mental health program ... behavioral health a priority in our community grants,‚Au said Sheena Payne, BCBSTX‚Aos director of Community Investments. ‚AuThe University of Houston-Victoria recognized a need and found a vehicle to expand needed mental health services in their community. That‚Aos why we are happy to support their effort to connect people to the behavioral health resources that they need.‚Au The Getting Better, Together program is open to 200 ...