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Social Cognitive Impairment Similar In Schizophrenia & Autism

Those with “schizophrenia spectrum disorders” (SSDs) and those with “autism spectrum disorder” (ASD) have similar levels of social cognitive impairment. …

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Frequent Psychiatric Hospitalization Is Highest Among Those With Schizophrenia

The odds of becoming a “high utilizer” of psychiatric hospital services are highest among those with schizophrenia, at 111% higher. …

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Cuyahoga County, Ohio To Launch Jail Diversion Center For Behavioral Health Treatment

Cuyahoga County and the Alcohol, Drug Addiction and Mental Health Services (ADAMHS) Board are opening a pre-arrest diversion center that …

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Use Of Antidepressant & Antipsychotic Medications Rose From 2013 To 2018

Between 2013 and 2018, the number of persons in the U.S. civilian non-institutionalized population (age 16 and older) obtaining a …

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56% Of Pennsylvania Behavioral Health Professionals Anticipate Using Telehealth To Deliver Services For More Than Half Of Consumers After COVID-19 Ends

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Denver STAR Program Reduces Police Calls for Service By Nearly 1%

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Denver STAR Program Reduces Police Calls for Service By Nearly 1%

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New York Governor Proposes Merging Offices Of Mental Health & Addiction Services

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Oregon Law To Decriminalize Drug Use Goes Into Effect, Offering Addiction Treatment Instead Of Incarceration

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31% Of Youth & Young Adults Prescribed Psychotropic Medications Report Misuse

Of the approximately 37,700 U.S. youth (aged 12 to 17 years) and young adults (aged 18 to 25 years) who …

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Medicare Approves Expedited Coverage Plan For ‘Breakthrough’ Medical Devices

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Why Unpaid Caregivers Should Be On Your Post-COVID Radar

The headline “Informal Caregivers Now Eligible For Vaccine” is eye-catching. California is prioritizing vaccine access for “informal caregivers”—defined as unpaid family …

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CMS Will Require Medicare Part D Plans To Offer A Real-Time Drug Benefit Cost Comparison Starting January 1, 2023

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People With Schizophrenia Have 2.7 Times The Risk Of Death Due To COVID-19 After Adjusting For Medical Risk Factors

People with schizophrenia spectrum disorder (schizophrenia) have about 2.7 times higher odds of dying from coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) than …

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Kansas Implements ‘Stepping Up’ To Reduce Number Of People With Mental Illness In Jails

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COVID Relief Bill Provides SAMHSA $4.25 Billion For Behavioral Health

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Maryland Legislature Considering Expanding Access To Behavioral Health Telehealth

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Maine DHHS To Expand Addiction Disorder Treatment With New IMD Waiver

The Maine Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) is expanding the Medicaid addiction treatment continuum to include inpatient and …

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CMS Approves Oklahoma Medicaid Waiver To Cover IMD Services For Addiction & Serious Mental Illness

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Largest Increases In Doctor-On-Demand Telemedicine Visits During COVID-19 Were For Unscheduled Behavioral Health Appointments

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Davidson County Tennessee Opens Center As Jail Alternative For Mentally Ill Offenders

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Medicaid & CHIP Enrollment Increased By 8.3% Between February & August 2020

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Home Health Spending Rose 7.7% In 2019 To $113.5 Billion

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4.5 Million More Behavioral Health Professionals Needed In U.S., A Shortage Of 87%

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End of An Era: The Last Of The Standalone Behavioral Health Carve-Outs

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The Health Disparities Challenge That Lies Ahead

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Young Adults With Higher Than Average Use Of Social Media More Likely To Develop Depression Within Six Months

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The Proportion of Suicide Deaths In Connecticut Racial Minority Groups Significantly Increased During COVID-19

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U.S. Health Care Spending Increased 4.6% To $3.8 Trillion In 2019

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Facebook Activity Analysis Can Predict First-Episode Mental Health Hospitalizations Up 18 Months Prior To Diagnosis

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Medicaid & CHIP Enrollment Rose 5.6% From July 2019 To July 2020

Between July 2019 and July 2020, enrollment in Medicaid and state Children’s Health Insurance Programs (CHIP) increased by about 5.6%, …

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Preventable Inpatient Stays For Chronic Conditions Varies Threefold By State — Lowest In Wyoming; Highest in Kentucky

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Long-Acting Injectable Antipsychotics Reduce Hospitalizations Among Individuals With Early-Phase Schizophrenia

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CMS Announces Primary Care First Model Participants; Program To Begin January 1

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Serious Psychological Stress Tops 13% In 2020, Up From 3.9% In 2018

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93% Of Medicaid Health Plans Reported Using Value-Based Payment Or Alternative Payment Models In 2019

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85% Of Primary Care Clinicians Report Patients’ Mental Health Decreased; 31% Report Rise In Addictions

Nearly a third of primary care clinicians (31%) have seen a rise in health care consumers with addiction, based on …

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Counties With Greater Social Vulnerability More Likely To Become COVID-19 Hotspots

U.S. counties with greater social vulnerability were more likely to become areas with rapidly increasing incidence of coronavirus disease 2019 …

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Social Determinants: Whose Job Is It Anyway?

There is much talk—and many pilot programs—about bridging the gap between health care and social services. The data is clear—80% …

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COVID—What We Know Is A Moving Target

This week, we heard some good and bad news about COVID-19. On November 9, Pfizer announced that the vaccine it …

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The Consumer Experience Game: How The Pandemic Has Raised The Stakes

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12% Of Urban Police Have Lifetime Mental Health Diagnosis, For Which 17% Sought Care; 26% Have Mental Illness Symptoms

Approximately 12% of surveyed police officers had a diagnosis of lifetime mental health issues, including depression, anxiety, post-traumatic stress disorder, and suicidal ideation or self-harm issues. About 17% had sought mental health care services in the past 12 months.

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41% Of All COVID Deaths Are In Long-Term Care Facilities

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Recovery From Co-Occurring Alcohol Use & Depression Has Three Trajectories

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About 5% Of New Mothers Likely Experience High Levels Of Depression Up To Three Years Postpartum

About 5% of new mothers likely experience high levels of depression up to three years postpartum. Based on a study …

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Risk Of COVID-19 Hospitalization Double For People With Cognitive Disorders

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66% Of Addiction Treatment Provider Organizations Report Lower Revenue During COVID-19

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HHS No Longer Limiting Use Of Provider Relief Fund Payments For Covering Lost Revenue Due To COVID-19

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Managing The A To “Z” Of Health, You May Be More Ready Than You Think

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From 2000 Through 2018, Rural Suicide Rates Were Higher Than Urban Suicide Rates

From 2000 through 2018, rural suicide rates were higher than urban suicide rates. In rural areas, suicide rates rose by …

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Poverty, Incarceration & Unemployment Increase Risks Of COVID-19 Death

Socioeconomic vulnerability, such as poverty, incarceration, or unemployment, increases the risk of dying from coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19). “Socioeconomic vulnerability” …

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Wisconsin Medicaid Will Suspend Rather Than Terminate Coverage For Incarcerated Members

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Number Of U.S. Deaths From March Through July 2020 Were 20% Above Expected; 67% From COVID-19

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Veterans Mental Health Care Improvement Act Signed To Strengthen Suicide Prevention

On October 17, 2020, United States Senate Bill 785, the federal Veterans Mental Health Care Improvement Act of 2019, was …

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Health Care Consumers With Comorbid Behavioral Health Conditions Have Longer Inpatient Stays

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Will Investing In Social Determinants Pay Off?

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During Pandemic, The U.S. Monthly Poverty Rate Rose From 15% To 16.7%

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COVID & The Economy—The Cloud Over Every Strategy

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New Jersey Implementing Long-Term Care Reforms To Address Staffing, Wages & Spending On Direct Care

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When You Think Strategy, Think Affordability & Cost

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Half Of U.S. Adults Laid Off During COVID-19 Still Unemployed

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40% Of Health Care Workers Who Test Positive For COVID-19 Show No Symptoms At Diagnosis; Nurses Are 58% Of Those Who Test Positive

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New California Law Defines Behavioral Health Medical Necessity For Health Plans

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Just $2.2 Billion Of $15 Billion In Coronavirus Relief Funding For Medicaid Provider Organizations Released As Of September 2020

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Primary Care Patterns During COVID-19—Fewer Visits, More Virtual

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Pivoting From Reactive To Proactive Innovation

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21 Medicare Advantage Plans Earn 5 Stars In Latest CMS Release Of Star Ratings

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Growth Is A Mission Mandate

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Medicaid & CHIP Enrollment Grew By 4 Million In The February To June Pandemic Period

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Prevalence Of Behavioral Health Conditions Has Increased Four-Fold During Pandemic

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United Providers Of Health Awarded $7 Million North Carolina Contract For Preventive Care & Supports For Targeted Communities

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Behavioral Health Utilization Dropped 41% Between March & May 2020 Among New York City Residents With Serious Mental Illness

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Individuals With Psychiatric Disorders At Elevated Risk Of COVID-19 Death

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Pennsylvania Governor Unveils Plans For Comprehensive Whole-Person Health Reform; Focus On Affordability, Access & Value

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61.2 Million People Age 12 & Older Had Behavioral Health Disorders In 2019, Up 5.9% During 2018

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Practice + Payments: An Art Or Science?

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Judge Denies Class Status For ICE Detainees Concerned About COVID-19 Infection

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Washington Medicaid Established An ‘Early Warning System’ To Monitor Transition To Behavioral Health Integration

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United Airlines To Offer COVID-19 Testing, Starting From San Francisco To Hawaii Routes

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Consumers Who Scheduled Primary Care Appointments Through An Online Portal Were More Likely To Maintain Continuity Of Care

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DOL Issues Revised Families First Coronavirus Response Act Regulations

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Value-Based Reimbursement In The Next Normal

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Leadership Lessons From President Ike: Managing Amid Turbulence

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Making High-Performing Culture Happen

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Medicaid Enrollment Decreased From 20.5% In 2018 To 19.8% In 2019

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Medicare To Expand Non-Emergency Ambulance Prior Authorization Model Nationwide

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Medicaid Money Follows The Person Demonstration Programs Transitioned More Than 100,000 People To Community Living Between 2008 & 2019

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K, So Where Does That Leave Us?

So, the Presidential debate September 29th, 2020 was full of surprises—no need to say more. But we learned a new term—the “K-shaped …

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Florida Eliminating ‘Low Priority’ Consumers From Medicaid Long-Term Care Waitlist, Cutting List from 59,259 to 1,562

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Health Care Professionals With High Socially At-Risk Caseloads Received Reduced MIPS Performance Scores

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CDC Releases Interim Guidance On Rapid Antigen Testing For COVID-19

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Utah Revises Crisis Standards Of Care Guidelines Required By HHS Office For Civil Rights

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Individuals Initiated On LAIs For Schizophrenia Had Fewer Hospitalizations & Emergency Room Visits, Better Medication Adherence

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62% Of U.S. Physicians Report Pay Cuts Due To COVID-19

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U.S. Saw 8.0% Uninsured Rate In 2019

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The Telehealth 3.0 Era

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The Digital First Era

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Adults With Disabilities Experience Frequent Mental Distress 4.6 Times As Often As Adults Without Disabilities

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U.S. Commission On Civil Rights Recommends Ending Labor Exemption That Permits Paying Sub-Minimum Wages To People With Disabilities

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Unpaid Family Caregivers Are 26% More Likely To Have Conditions That Result In Poorer Health

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Focusing On The Non-Health Factors Of Health

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The Primary Care Strategy Question

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Clinical Professionals Affiliated With Health Systems Have Higher MIPS Scores

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COVID-19 Testing Rates Highest In Massachusetts; Lowest In Florida, Mississippi, & Arizona

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Telehealth Payments: What’s Keeping You Up At Night?

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What You Should Be Thinking About Now

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HHS Expands Eligibility For The Phase 2 Medicaid & CHIP Provider Relief Funding—Only 4% Of Eligible Organizations Applied Previously

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Rules For Post-Pandemic Care Transformation

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Newport Mental Health Expands Youth & Family Services

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Half Of Italian COVID-19 Survivors Had Subsequent Psychiatric Disorders

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Accreditation For Competitive Advantage In A Crowded Marketplace

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More Than One Third Of Older Adults Will Struggle With Video-Call Telehealth Visits

Two separate studies corroborate that over a third of older adults will struggle with telehealth visits if they require the …

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Veteran’s Affairs Partners With OnStar To Bring Suicide Prevention Services To Veterans

On August 17, 2020, the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) announced a partnership with OnStar’s emergency services to improve …

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Federal Judge Strikes Down DOL Restrictions On Which Workers Can Access The Federal COVID-19 Paid Leave Program

On August 2, 2020, a federal judge struck down Department of Labor (DOL) restrictions on whether health care employees are …

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Brigham & Women’s To Pilot New Program With Mental Health Startup To Use AI To Track Providers’ Stress

Brigham and Women’s Hospital has tapped mental health startup Rose to help support clinicians’ mental health during the COVID-19 pandemic. During …

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Nearly 41% Of Americans Experiencing Mental Health Symptoms During The COVID-19 Pandemic

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Two National Child Welfare-Focused Organizations, Alliance For Strong Families & Communities & The Council On Accreditation, Announce Merger Plans

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Alternative Payment Methods For Behavioral Health Associated With Lower Utilization & Spending

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Treatment At Specialty Behavioral Health Clinics Reduced Psychiatric Inpatient Admission

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Back To The Future: The Opportunities In Health Care At Home

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Half Of Americans Fear A Major Health Event Could Lead To Bankruptcy

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NHS England Preparing For Surge In Referrals For Mental Health Talk Therapy

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Housing = Health: The Five Levers

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Low-Spending Medicaid Managed Care Plans Reduce Utilization Of A Wide Range of Health Care Services

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Apple & Google To Add COVID-19 Contract Tracing Notifications To Future Mobile Operating System Updates

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Telehealth May Be As Effective As In-Person Visits For Maintaining MAT For People In Addiction Treatment

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Arkansas To Add 700 Slots To I/DD Community & Employment Supports Waiver

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COVID, Rationing, & Consumers With Disabilities: Where Are We?

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SAMHSA Releases $1.5 Billion In State & Tribal Opioid Response Grants

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Unhoused People In San Francisco’s Homelessness Service System Have High Recidivism Rate

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Medicaid Plans Using Lyft For Non-Emergency Medical Transport Report Improved Access To Care

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COVID-19 Negatively Affects Nearly 90% Of People With Eating Disorders

People with eating disorders are at significant risk of decreased psychological well-being due to the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic, …

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Positive COVID-19 Test Required To Merit Medicare 20% Hospital Payment Boost

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New Castle County Police Partners With ChristianaCare To Staff Expanded Behavioral Health Unit

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Just What The Doctor Ordered—With A Dose Of Technology

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Glens Falls Hospital & aptihealth Announce Partnership To Deliver Virtual Behavioral Health Care

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Where’s That Remote?

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Amwell Files To Go Public With $100 Million Investment From Google

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Does It Matter That They Can’t Find You Using Google?

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Professional Disability Associates Introduces Behavioral Health Case Management Services

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78% Of Psychiatrists Had Symptoms Of Burnout In 2018

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Walmart To Enter Into Health Insurance Market

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Amazon Pilots Employee Health Centers With Crossover Heath

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Making The Virtual Care Shift Work — It’s All About The Technology

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Crossing The Boundaries — When Geographic Expansion Is A Good Strategic Move

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Keeping An Eye On Private Equity In Your M&A Strategy

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Innovation With INSIDE The Box Thinking

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The Digital Divide: One More Strategic Challenge

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Blackstone To Acquire Ancestry, Leading Online Family History Business, For $4.7 Billion

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Canadian Mental Health Utilization Projected To Rise Due To COVID-19

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HHS Expands Eligibility For The Phase 2 Medicaid & CHIP Provider Relief Funding—Only 4% Of Eligible Organizations Applied Previously

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Virginia Is First State To Deploy The Apple-Google COVIDWISE Exposure Notification App

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Medicare Physician Fee Schedule For 2021 Proposes Finalizing Expanded Telehealth Services

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Anthem Reports Behavioral Health Telemedicine Visits Are 56 Times Higher Than Pre-COVID-19 Levels

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Half Of Italian COVID-19 Survivors Had Subsequent Psychiatric Disorders

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Hazelden Betty Ford Foundation & Emory University Creating Addiction Alliance Of Georgia

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J&J Announces $1 Billion Agreement To Supply 100 Million Doses Of Investigational COVID-19 Vaccine

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Treatment At Specialty Behavioral Health Clinics Reduced Psychiatric Inpatient Admission

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More Virtual, Fewer Offices, More Home-Based Care?

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11% Of U.K. Consumers With Diagnosed Mental Health Conditions Who Died By Suicide Did Not Receive Recommended Treatment

About 11% of people in England and Wales (the United Kingdom) with a diagnosed mental health disorder who died by …

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Kentucky To Launch State-Based Health Exchange, Likely To Begin Enrollment In 2021

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Federal Appeals Court Says Medicare Can Implement Site-Neutral Payments

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SuperCare Health Partners With Optum To Create A COVID-19 Telemonitoring Program

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Blue Cross & Blue Shield Of Minnesota Provides Home Preventive Screening Kits For Medicare Advantage Members

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Michigan Governor Vetoes Bill To Create New COVID-19-Only Recovery Facilities

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72% Of Americans Changed Health Care Utilization During Pandemic

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Physician Trade Groups Developing National Primary Care Model With Prospective Payment System

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Homebound: The Future Of Managed Long-Term Services & Supports?

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How Much, & How, Should You Spend On Marketing Right Now?

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Are You Where Your Consumers Are? Being Social On Social Media

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WellCare Partners With Shipt To Offer Home Grocery Delivery To Medicare Advantage Members In 23 States

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Two-Thirds Of Adults With High Deductible Health Plans Have A Health Savings Account; Most Do Not Contribute

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Driving Better Outcomes With A ‘Whole Life’ Approach

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Unemployment Tied To Veteran Suicide Rate; 550 Suicides Per Five Point Rise In Unemployment

An estimated 550 additional veterans in the United States are projected to die by suicide annually for every five-percentage point …

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American Foundation For Suicide Prevention Announces Diversity As Priority Focus Area For Research Funding

The nation’s largest private funder of suicide prevention research, the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention (AFSP) announced the research priority …

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Why Unemployment Matters To Health Care Organizations

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CDC Changes COVID-19 Guidance On Length Of Isolation For Those With COVID-19

People who have been confirmed with mild to moderate COVID-19 can leave their isolation without receiving a negative test, according …

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NIH Launches Clinical Trials Network To Test COVID-19 Vaccines & Other Prevention Tools

The National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID), part of the National Institutes of Health (NIH), has established a …

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Over 10 Million U.S. People Could Lose Employer-Sponsored Insurance By The End Of 2020

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Necessity Is The Mother Of Invention: Innovation In A Crisis

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IRS Says For-Profit Health Care Provider Organizations Must Pay Taxes On CARES Act Provider Relief Fund Payments

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Shatterproof Launches Addiction Treatment Platform ATLAS

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Within Kaiser Health System, 14% Of Appointments Took Place Via Phone Or Video Telemedicine Visits Between 2016 & 2018

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Homelessness Projected To Rise 45% By The End Of 2020 Due To COVID-19 Unemployment

Unemployment is projected to increase homelessness by up to 45%, from 568,000 as of January 2020 to more than 800,000 …

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Sigma Mental Health Urgent Care Expands Telehealth Statewide In Texas

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CooperRiis Launches New Intensive Clinical Program For Mental Health & Addiction Treatment

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Household Size & Employment Status Are Key Factors In Mental Health Among Canadians During COVID-19

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Kroger Health Receives FDA Emergency Use Authorization For Its COVID-19 Test Home Collection Kit

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Center On Addiction Rebrands As ‘Partnership To End Addiction’

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Performance Of Humana ‘Bold Goal’ Social Determinants Program Continues To Improve At Five-Year Mark

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Why Value-Based Purchasing For Medications Matters

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Humana Selects Icertis To Digitally Transform Its Contracting Process

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Within Kaiser Health System, 14% Of Appointments Took Place Via Phone Or Video Telemedicine Visits Between 2016 & 2018

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Blue Cross Of North Carolina Launches Program To Pay Primary Care Practices To Switch To Value-Based Model

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The Present & The Future May Be Virtual—But What Are The Rules?

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Recovery Access Coalition Launches To Advocate For Digital Therapeutics

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North Carolina Selects Provider Organizations For COVID-19 Testing & Contact Tracing

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About 10% Of People Receiving MAT For Opioid Addiction Also Participate In Self-Help Groups

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Medicare Proposes Allowing Continued Use Of Telehealth For Home Health Provider Organizations After COVID-19 Emergency Ends

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COVID-19 Case Rate Among Prisoners Was 5.5 Times Higher Than U.S. Population Case Rate; Death Rate Was 1.3 Times Higher

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17% Of ACOs Developing New Home Visit Programs

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Horizon New Jersey Health Completes Expansion Of ‘Neighbors In Health’ Program To Address Social Determinants Of Health

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An Estimated 1.64 Million U.S. Non-Profit Workers Lost Jobs Due To COVID-19

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Connecticut Sued For Failure To Reduce COVID-19 Risk At Mental Health Facilities

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Number Of Americans Serving As Informal Caregivers Rose 22% From 2015 To 2020

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Primary Care Practices Could Lose Over $15 Billion In Revenue Due To COVID-19

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Maximizing Revenue Amid The Crisis—Resources For Recovery

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Value-Based Reimbursement: Are You Walking In Your Customer’s Shoes?

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Red Cross Offers Virtual Care For Families Struggling With Loss & Grief

The American Red Cross is launching a Virtual Family Assistance Center to support families struggling with loss and grief due …

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Torchlight Offers ‘Caregiving In Times Of Crisis Toolkit’ For Businesses & Individuals Grappling With COVID-19

Torchlight, an employee-caregiver support solutions provider organization, announced the release of the first installment of its “Caregiving in Times of …

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Meditation App Headspace Adds $48 Million In Funding

Headspace Inc. has added another nearly $48 million to its offerings during the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) public health crisis. …

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Chestnut Health Systems Awarded $100,000 Grant To Benefit Persons Impacted By COVID-19

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Walgreens To Open Up To 700 In-Store Primary Care Clinics In $1 Billion Deal With VillageMD

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Suicide Rate For People With Schizophrenia Disorder Is 1.7% During 10 Years Post-Diagnosis

About 1.7% of people first diagnosed with a schizophrenia spectrum disorder (SSD) died by suicide. During the 10 years post-diagnosis, …

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Mindstrong Announces $100 Million Funding Round To Scale Its Virtual Mental Health Care & Digital Symptom Measurement Offering

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CDPHP, Valera Health Expand Tele-Mental Health Services To Support Members In Need

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Consumers With Psychological Distress Reported Low Levels Of Personal Recovery After Receiving Mental Health Treatment

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Too Much Health Care?

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Addus HomeCare Announces Acquisition Of A Plus Health Care

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National Institutes Of Health Launches Rapid Innovation Initiative To Develop COVID-19 Home Or Point-Of-Care Tests By Fall 2020

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The Leader’s Role In Managing The Stress Of The Essential Professional

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Cedar Gate Technologies Acquires Citra Health Solutions

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Paul G. Allen Family Foundation Announces Opening Of Housing & Homeless Services Facility In Seattle

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PA Clinical Network & Geisinger Health Plan Announce Value-Based Contract Agreement

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Humana To Offer LabCorp At-Home COVID-19 Test Collection & Drive-Thru Testing

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Kindred Healthcare Completes Acquisition Of Two Behavioral Health Hospitals In Texas

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Judge Rules Against Hospitals In Price Transparency Lawsuit

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Summit BHC Acquires West Virginia’s Highland Hospital

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Ready For The Digital Health Revolution? Note: It’s Not Just Telehealth

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Highmark, Kaiser & Humana Medicare Advantage Plans Rank Highest In Member Satisfaction

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Hawaii Cancels New Medicaid Contracts Due To COVID-19, Will Rebid In Fall 2020

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eHome Counseling Group Expands Innovative Virtual PTSD Treatment Program

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Priority Health & Cigna Form Strategic Alliance To Make Quality Health Care More Affordable & Accessible For Michigan Employers & Customers

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CDC Names Seven Conditions Most At Risk For Coronavirus; Age No Longer Considered A Risk Factor

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University Of Washington Medicine To Permanently Close Psychiatric Facility

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Optum, Wider Circle & Helping Hands Community Partner To Deliver Food To Vulnerable People In Los Angeles County During COVID-19 Pandemic

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The Data-Driven Leader

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Walmart Announces Opening Of Walmart Health In Arkansas Adding To Its ‘Healthcare Supercenters’

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Centerstone Introducing New Zero Suicide Initiative

Centerstone, a national leader in behavioral health care, is introducing a zero-suicide initiative at its locations in Illinois. While Centerstone …

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$15 Billion HHS Relief Fund For Medicaid & CHIP Provider Organizations Is Open For Applications

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Matchmaker, Matchmaker, Why Do I Need To Find A Match?

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Leadership Resources For Real-Time Crisis Recovery

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AbleTo Launches Full Suite Of Mental Health Solutions To Address Growing Demand For Care

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Seven Steps To Go From Crisis Management To Crisis Recovery

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Depression Associated With Greater Risk Of Cardiovascular Disease

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The Pandemic Provides A New Urgency For The Integrated Care Issue

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Leadership Is Adaptability In The Face Of Uncertainty

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Starbucks Begins Mental Health Training

In its latest move to address mental health in the workplace, Starbucks is making mental health training available for all …

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New Service Lines, New Measures

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HHS Eliminates Protection From Health Care Discrimination Based On Gender Identity

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Los Angeles To Provide 6,700 New Shelter Beds To Clear Homeless Camps Near Freeways

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A Digital Leader Living In A Digital World

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New Aegis Treatment Center Opens In California

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Promedica Makes Bid To Take Over Operations Of UTMC

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CMS Extends Deadline For Direct Contracting Letters Of Intent

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COVID-19 Pandemic In U.S. Could Cost Health Plans Up To $547 Billion Over The Next Two Years

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American Addiction Centers Files For Bankruptcy

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For Crisis Recovery, The Best Defense Is A Good Offense

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Medicare Adjusts ACO Risk Models To Account For COVID-19

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St. Luke’s University Health Network To Acquire Easton Hospital

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Health Care Costs Much Higher For Those Later Determined To Have Treatment-Resistant Depression

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What To Say When You Want More

For provider organization executives looking at recovery planning, “top of the list” is different relationships with payers. In most discussions, …

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Follow-Up Mental Health Visits Lower Among Those With Substance Addiction

Follow-up mental health visits, within 14 days after emergency department contact, are lower among those with substance addiction than those …

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Fire Up Your Hybrid For The Recovery Race

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Uplift Family Services Awarded $4 Million Grant From SAMHSA

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Landmark Health Launches HIPAA-Compliant Telemedicine App

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Los Angeles County Homelessness Up Nearly 13%, Despite Sustained Increase In Number Of People Rehoused

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Unite Us Acquires Staple Health

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New ‘Atlas’ Maps Identified Links Between Mental Disorders & Physical Illnesses

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Spero Health Opens Ohio Clinic Offering Addiction Treatment With Telehealth Services

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WellCare To Invest In Critical Mental Health Resources In New Jersey

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Kindred Healthcare & Landmark Medical Center Announce Definitive Agreement Forming Joint Venture To Acquire Rehabilitation Hospital Of Rhode Island

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Massachusetts Emergency Department & Outpatient Data During COVID-19 Crisis Indicate Fewer Assessments Of Psychiatric Symptoms

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Monte Nido & Affiliates To Implement Kipu EMR For Eating Disorder Treatment Programs

Miami’s Monte Nido & Affiliates, an eating disorder treatment provider organization, has selected Kipu as their software partner. Monte Nido …

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Addcounsel Launches Orchestrate Health, At-Home Mental Health Care Service In UK

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CMS Makes COVID-19-Related Changes To Value-Based Care Models

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Mydecine Innovations Group Signs Definitive Agreement To Acquire Mindleap Health’s Advanced Digital Telehealth Platform

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Back To The Office? The Testing Dilemma

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The Pandemic Could Lead To 75,000 Additional Deaths From Substance Misuse & Suicide Over 10 Years

The coronavirus disease of 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic could lead to approximately 75,000 additional deaths over the next decade from both …

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Rate Of COVID-19 Cases & Deaths In State Prisons Over Three Times Higher Than General Population

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Collect The Data, Connect The Dots To Value

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24 Provider Organizations Receive Over $100 Million In CARES Act Provider Relief; New York & Presbyterian Hospital Tops The List

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Leveraging Virtual Capacity & Moving To Use Cases Beyond Therapy

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Capital BlueCross Offers Advance Payments To Pennsylvania Network Provider Organizations With COVID-19-Related Revenue Drop Of 40% Or More

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Leadership—The Key For Moving From Crisis To Recovery

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When The Pandemic Ends, Then What?

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San Diego County Launching Veterans Community Care Program & Releases RFP

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New Roles For A Pharmacist Near You

We are 13 weeks into the pandemic crisis. For executives of health and human service organizations, the question is how …

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More Than 120 Behavioral Health Provider Organizations Awarded FCC COVID-19 Telehealth Program Funds

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Medicare Telehealth Claims Rose From 13,000 Per Week In March To 1.4 Million Claims Per Week In April

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81% Of U.S. Physicians Report Drop In Visit Volume During COVID-19 Pandemic In April 2020

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Reopening Is Not Recovery

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NCQA Adjusts HEDIS Quality Measures Due To COVID-19 Pandemic-Driven Telehealth Surge

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Getting To Whole Person Addiction Treatment

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Emergency Department Visits Down 42% During Early COVID-19 Pandemic

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Almost Half Of ACOs Led By Physicians In 2018

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Seattle Coronavirus Assessment Network Resumes COVID-19 Testing

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20% Of Health Care Personnel Have Tested Positive For COVID-19

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Paddling Four Canoes To Steer Through The Crisis

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Making Your Clinical Programs VBR-Ready

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Prior To COVID-19, Primary Care Physician Salaries Increased 2.5% From 2019; Specialist Salaries Increased 1.5%

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U.N. Warns Of Global Mental Health Crisis Due To COVID-19 Pandemic

On May 13, 2020, the United Nations (UN) issued a warning that the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic could create …

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Medicare Advantage Plans Can Count Telehealth Professionals Toward Network Adequacy Standards In 2021

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Texas To Test All Residents & Staff In State-Run Homes For People With Disabilities & Psychiatric Hospitals

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Indiana Awards Medicaid Managed Care ABD Contracts To Incumbents Anthem & Centene/Managed Health Services & To UnitedHealthcare

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Kentucky Awards Medicaid MCO Contracts To Aetna, Humana, Molina Healthcare, UnitedHealthcare & WellCare

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Medicare Will Require Hospitals To Adopt The Hybrid Hospital-Wide 30-Day Readmission Measure By 2023

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African Americans Overrepresented In March 2020 COVID Hospitalizations In Atlanta

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Microsoft Launches Health Care Cloud Service

On May 19, 2020, Microsoft announced that it has launched a “health care cloud service” called Micorsoft Cloud for Healthcare. …

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Text-Based Internet CBT For Health Anxiety As Effective As Face-To-Face CBT

Symptom reduction for people with health anxiety who were treated with internet-delivered, text-based cognitive behavior therapy (CBT) was similar to …

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Riverside Regional Jail In Virginia Rebids Inmate Health & Mental Health Services

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240,000 Physician Practice Staff Laid Off In April 2020 Due To Pandemic; 1% Of Total Layoffs

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Iowa Medicaid Healthy Behaviors Program Participants Less Likely To Use Hospital-Based Care

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Non-Fatal Overdose Emergency Visits Up 4.3% For All Drugs & 3.1% For All Opioids Between 2016 & 2017

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Nearly 27 Million Americans May Have Lost Job-Based Health Insurance Due To COVID-19; 42% Likely Eligible For Medicaid

Between March 1, 2020 and May 2, 2020, nearly 27 million Americans may have lost employer-sponsored health insurance (ESI) due …

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CMS Urges Medicare Advantage Plans To Relax Prior Authorization Requirements During COVID-19 Pandemic

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CMS Finalizes Telehealth & ESRD Changes For Medicare Advantage

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Facebook To Pay $52 Million To Settle Psychological Trauma Complaint By Content Moderators Who Developed PTSD

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About 90% Of Physicians Worldwide Are Treating Consumers Remotely

About 90% of physicians in nine countries, including the United States, said that they or a colleague are participating in …

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Pennsylvania Clinical Network Signs Value-Based Contract With Aetna Medicare Advantage Plan

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FDA Publishes First Validation Results Of 12 COVID-19 Antibody Tests

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New York Orders Long-Term Care Facilities To Communicate Consumer COVID-19 Test Results & Deaths To Families

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29% Of Americans Delay Or Avoid Medical Care Due To COVID-19 Concerns

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New York Behavioral Health Provider Organizations Offer 82% Of Programs Via Telehealth During COVID-19

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Psych Hub Launches COVID-19 Mental Health Resources With Industry, Government & Advocacy Groups

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Outpatient Prescription Opioid Expenses For Adults Totaled $7.7 Billion In 2017

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51% Of North Carolina Adults At Higher Risk For Severe COVID-19 Illness Due To Age Or Underlying Health Condition

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Equity Funding For Mental Health Startups Reached $576 Million In The First Quarter Of 2020, Number Of Investments Grew 19% Over Previous Quarter

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Google, Facebook & Twitter Partner To Expand Access To Online Addictions Treatment & Recovery Resources During COVID-19

On April 10, 2020, a new online addiction treatment platform, Tech Together, was launched. The platform is a partnership between …

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Virginia DOC To Release More Inmates As COVID-19 Cases Rise In State Prisons

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Non-Fatal Overdose Emergency Visits Up 4.3% For All Drugs & 3.1% For All Opioids Between 2016 & 2017

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About 87% Of Medicare Inpatient Psychiatric Facility Claims With Outlier Payments Failed To Meet Medicare Requirements

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One-Third Of Primary Care Physicians Doubt Effectiveness & Long-Term Safety Of MAT For Opioid Treatment

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Few MLTSS Program Contracts Assess Or Reassess The Well-Being Of Their Members’ Family Caregivers

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43% Of Addiction Treatment Provider Organizations In North Carolina Report Only 30 Days Cash On Hand With Lost Revenue & Higher Expenses Due To COVID-19

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FDA Guidelines Temporarily Expand Access To Low-Risk mHealth & Telemental Health Devices

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19% Of Inmates Found Positive With COVID-19 Testing At Montgomery County, Pennsylvania Jail

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White House Announces Plan To Expand COVID-19 Testing To 2 Million Tests Per Week

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Humana & National Quality Forum Say New Value-Based Payment Models Should Include Social Risks

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Los Angeles County COVID-19 Antibody Testing Finds Prevalence Rate At Least 28 Times Higher Than Confirmed Cases

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Pharmacist-Led Medication Adherence Program Raised Adherence Rates & Medicare Advantage Quality Star Ratings

A medication therapy management (MTM) program led by pharmacists raised consumer adherence rates for three drug classes by five to …

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Medicaid Expansion Associated With 9.7% Drop In Opioid-Related Hospitalization

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National Quality Forum Endorses Four Behavioral Health Measures

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Medicare Further Expands Telehealth Access For Long-Term Care, Hospice & Home Health Benefits

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Two Distinct Subtypes Of Schizophrenia Discovered

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20% Of Informal Unpaid Caregivers Report Fair Or Poor Health

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Navigators Cut Emergency Visits & Hospitalization For High-Risk Health Care Consumers

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Consumers Abusing Opioid & Alternative Prescriptions For Chronic Pain

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Paid Sick Leave & Expanded Family Leave Due To COVID-19

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Metrocare & North Texas Behavioral Health Authority Reach Contract Agreement Contract Following Rate Dispute

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Families First Coronavirus Response Act Signed With $3.47 Billion In Funding & New Mandates

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34 States Approved For Medicaid 1135 Waivers During COVID-19 Public Health Emergency

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Mayo Clinic Minnesota & Cleveland Clinic Earn Top Hospital Rankings

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35% Of Younger Health Care Professionals Overwhelmed By Consumer Health Data

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12-Step Models Yield Higher Alcohol Abstinence Rates Than Evidence-Based Psychotherapies

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Joint Commission Releases New Enhanced Addiction Standards For Behavioral Health

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FTC Blocks Merger Between Philadelphia Hospitals To Prevent Consolidation In The Inpatient Rehabilitation Market

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7.4% Of Homeless Veterans Overdosed During The Past Three Years, Alcohol Is Most Common Substance

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HHS Begins Releasing $100 Billion CARES Act Funding To Provider Organizations For Relief Assistance & Treating The Uninsured

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People With Chronic Pain Using Medical Cannabis Reduced Opioid Use Despite No Changes In Pain Scores

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Behavioral Health Spending Increased By 2.7% Per Year Between 1996 & 2016

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Residential Care Communities Use Of EHRs Increased 6 Points, To 26%, Between 2012 & 2016

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Average U.S. Cost Per Inpatient Day In A Hospital Was $2,260 In 2018

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Massachusetts Reaches Insurer Agreements To Settle Mental Health Parity Violations

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Humana Medicare Advantage Plans To Pay Providers To Address Social Determinants Of Health

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DEA Proposes Allowing Federally Certified Opioid Treatment Programs To Operate Mobile Units Without A Separate Registration

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South Carolina Updating Qualified Provider Organization List For Community Beds For People At High Risk For Hospitalization

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HHS Awards $1.3 Billion To Health Centers For COVID-19 Response, Can Be Used For Telehealth

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VA Proposes Expanding The Program Of Comprehensive Assistance For Family Caregivers

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COVID-19 Could Raise Medicare Spending By As Much As $115 Billion Over Next Year

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Law Enforcement Using Electronic Health Data To Aid In Physician Investigations

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States Use Multiple Legal Authorities To Use Medicaid To Pay For Behavioral Health Treatment In IMDs

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Spry Health Launches Loop Signal Remote Monitoring Service To Reduce Avoidable Emergency Department Visits By People At-Risk, Confirmed, Or Suspected For COVID-19

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CMS Denies New York’s Request For $8 Billion In Medicaid Waiver Funds To Continue The DSRIP

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Personal Health Records: Benefits & Barriers

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CDC Issues Interim Workplace Safety Practices For Critical Infrastructure Workers Exposed To COVID-19

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California Launches Project Roomkey Initiative To Secure Hotel & Motel Rooms To Protect Homeless Individuals From COVID-19

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Federal 2021 Budget Proposal Includes Provisions To Expand Behavioral Health Services

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Perspectives Of A Caregiver: Suicide & Safety Questions

This podcast highlights Kathy Day’s experience as a caregiver to her relative with mental illness. Ms. Day answers questions relating …

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Michigan To Create A Statewide 24/7 Mental Health Hotline

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DOJ Finds Maine Violates ADA By Limiting Access To HCBS

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Primary Care Physician Practices Needed A Median Of 8.2 Months To Report Electronic Clinical Quality Measures

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Reentry Interventions Are More Successful When They Address Dynamic Risk Factors

Community reentry following incarceration is more likely to be successful if the reentry interventions address dynamic factors that affect the …

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New ADHD Clinical Guidelines Recommend Psychosocial Supports As Essential Treatment, In Addition To Medication

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Suicide Accounted For 31% Of Jail Deaths & 6% Of Prison Deaths In 2016

In 2016, suicide accounted for 30.7% of all deaths in local jails (333 of 1,071 deaths), and 6.2% of all …

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Almost 50% Of Hospitals Use Information Received Electronically From Outside Their Health System

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‘Built For Zero’ Has Rockford, Illinois On Track To End Homelessness By End Of 2020

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California DHCS Reorganizes Behavioral Health Functions

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Stigma’s Impact In Prison & After Release On Individuals With Mental Illness

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BlueCross BlueShield & Value Network Partner To Start Behavioral Health Value-Based Payment In Western New York

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Consumers Struggle To Use Health Portals & Obtain Digital Records

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Michigan Ceases Enforcing Community Engagement Requirements On Medicaid Expansion Members

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25% Of Provider Organizations Have Revenue Tied To Value-Based Payments

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San Francisco Reports 16% Rise In Overdose Deaths Between 2017 & 2018

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Kentucky Medicaid Rebids Its MCO Contracts

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Private Equity Firms Acquired 355 Physician Practices From 2013 To 2016

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Denver Strategic Framework For Improving Behavioral Health Calls For Greater Use Of Data To Guide Policy

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Most Health Centers Use Telepsychiatry As An Adjunct To In-Person Care

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Well Being Trust Urges Changes To U.S. Behavioral Health Policy To Improve Assessment & Access To Care

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Telemedicine In The Treatment Of Substance Use Disorder: Clinical & Payer Implications

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Telemedicine In The Treatment Of Substance Use Disorder

Some 21 million people in the United States have a substance use disorder (SUD) related to their use of alcohol, …

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Oregon Launches Family Connects Program To Improve Infant & Maternal Health

On February 13, 2020, the Oregon Health Authority (OHA) launched Family Connects to offer universal home visiting services to all …

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Circuit Court Rebukes HHS Approval Of Medicaid Work Requirements

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Texas DFPS Adult Protective Services Caseworker Turnover Drops From 25% To 20%

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Northern Maine Medical Center Launches Meds-To-Beds Program

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Number Of Nurse Practitioners Doubled Between 2010 & 2017

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A Snapshot Of Telemedicine In One State: Clinical & Payer Implications

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Mindfulness In The Treatment Of PTSD

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Deals In U.S. Health Care Service Sector Down 1.5% From 2018

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Behavioral Health Care M&A Volume Slowed 21% Between Third & Fourth Quarter Of 2019

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Sarpy County, Nebraska Planning New Jail With Space For Mental Health Resources

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14.6% Of Adult Emergency Department Visitors In 2016-2017 Were Prescribed Opioids At Discharge

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Colorado Proposes Bill To Reimburse Behavioral Health Peer Support Professionals

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California Prisons Roll Out Integrated Addiction Treatment Programs

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My Promise As A Mental Health Nurse

In 2015, I embarked on an academic journey at the University of San Francisco where I completed my master’s degree …

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Predicting Psychiatric Readmissions For Individuals Living With Borderline Personality Disorder

Borderline personality disorder (BPD) affects roughly 1% of the general population. Individuals living with this condition experience common symptomology with …

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Oklahoma Announces SoonerCare 2.0 Medicaid Plan, An Alternative Medicaid Expansion

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Walgreens & Microsoft Launch First In-Store ‘Health Corners’

In partnership with Microsoft, Walgreens Boots Alliance has opened the first in-store “health corners” in 12 Tennessee pilot locations. The …

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Los Angeles Launches Pilot Entrepreneurship Program For People With Housing Insecurity Or Homelessness

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Vigo County, Indiana To Build New 500-Bed Jail To Resolve Litigation About Overcrowding & Poor Conditions

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New York Excellus Blues Finds Behavioral Health Accounts For One-Third Of 2019 Telemedicine Claims

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Hospitals Spent $2.5 Billion On Social Determinant Programs From 2017 To 2019

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22% Of Housing Insecure Or Homeless Have Experienced A Moderate Or Severe TBI

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20% Of Emergency Departments Use Telepsychiatry, 59% Use Only Telepsychiatry For Emergency Services

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New Mexico Settles With Final Five Behavioral Health Organizations Over 2013 Medicaid Fraud Allegations

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Telepsychiatry-Enabled Perinatal Integrated Care Improves Consumer Access & Engagement With Behavioral Health

The first-known telepsychiatry-enabled model of perinatal integrated care resulted in a 100% perinatal/postpartum depression screening rate, and a higher than …

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Blue Cross NC Launches New Value-Based Payment Model For Behavioral Health

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Assisted Living Administrator Salary Averaged $100,000 In 2019

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Metacognition: How Does It Differ In Individuals Living With Bipolar Disorder & How Does It Affect Their Cognition?

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Arizona Medicaid & Health Plans Launch Initiative To Build Long-Term Care Workforce

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Texas HHS Expands Pilot Program To Provide Resources For Opioid Overdose Survivors

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App-Supported Smartphone Interventions for Mental Health Problems

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EHR Vendor, Epic & 60 Health Systems Urge HHS To Modify Proposed Interoperability Rule

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Georgia Submits Medicaid Expansion Waiver With Mandatory 80-Hour Per Month Community Engagement Requirements

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Research Links Psychotic Disorders With Increased Age-Related Cognitive Impairment

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Substance Abuse, Mental Illness The Largest Predictors Of Frequent ED Use

The Affordable Care Act (ACA) OF 2010 was the largest expansion of health services in the United States in more …

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VA Proposes Rule For Faith-Based Organizations

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2% Of Eligible Clinical Professionals Participating In MIPS In 2018 Received A Negative Rate Adjustment

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Can Early Intervention’s Effect On Lifetime Costs Of Serious Mental Illness Be Measured?

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States Collectively Spend 17% Of Their Revenue On Medicaid, A 41% Increase In 17 Years

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Cascadia Behavioral Healthcare’s Integrated Model Cut Potentially Preventable Emergency Department & Inpatient Utilization By 18%

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Cigna Reports Combined Medical, Pharmacy & Behavioral Benefits Reduces Annual Costs By More Than $207 Per Covered Life

Cigna reports its commercial members with integrated medical, pharmacy, and behavioral benefits had annual medical costs of averaging $207 less …

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Five-City Pilot Program Pairs Older Veterans With Volunteer Companions To Help Veterans Remain In Their Homes

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A Prescription For Pharmacist Intervention

Despite the well-known prevalence of mental health conditions, they are woefully undertreated. Consider this: About one in five Americans has …

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Navajo Corporation Plans To Contract With Molina Healthcare For A New Mexico Medicaid Indian Managed-Health Care Entity

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BCBS Of Michigan & Seven Provider Networks Announce Plan To Share Health Care Financial Risk

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Georgetown Home Care Hospital Collaboration Program Reduces Readmissions by 44%

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87.8% Of Workers With Disabilities Had Health Insurance In 2017

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Indiana Medicaid To Reimburse For Short-Term IMD Services

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More Than A Third Of People Who Completed Abstinence-Based Addiction Treatment Remained Abstinent For Six Months

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PursueCare Launches Telehealth Addiction Treatment Programs For Rural Populations In Kentucky & West Virginia

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Leveraging Digital Technology For Better Mental Health Care

Despite vast improvements in diagnosis and treatment over the last half-century, mental illness is underdiagnosed and undertreated.
The reasons are many …

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Hazelden Betty Ford Foundation’s Resolution 2020 Held On New Year’s Eve

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Qualifacts Partners With Los Angeles’ VIP Community Mental Health Center To Deliver EHR Services

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Optum Begins Contract As Maryland’s Public Behavioral Health ASO

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The Health Plans Have It!

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Perspectives Of A Caregiver: Caregiver Wellness Questions

This podcast highlights Kathy Day’s experience as a caregiver to her relative with mental illness. Ms. Day answers questions pertaining …

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Kentucky Announces Cancellation Of Medicaid Managed Care Contracts; To Be Rebid In January

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Half Of U.S. Population Projected To Have Obesity By 2030

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FCC Unanimously Approves ‘988’ As National Suicide Prevention Hotline

On December 12, 2019, the U.S. Federal Communications Commission (FCC) unanimously approved “988” as the official phone number for suicide …

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Out-Of-Network Office Visits More Than 7.0 Times More Likely For Behavioral Health Than Primary Care

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Perspectives Of A Caregiver: Navigating Employment & Housing

This podcast highlights Kathy Day’s experience as a caregiver for a relative with serious mental illness. Ms. Day answers questions …

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Painting A Broader Picture: Cognitive Remediation As A Nonpharmacologic Option For Treating Secondary Symptom Targets In Schizophrenia

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Challenges Evaluating Engagement In Mental Health Mobile Apps

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Medicare Shared Savings Program Lowered Medicare Spending By $755 Million Over 5 Years

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Health Spending Reached $11,172 Per Person In 2018

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Michigan DHHS Proposes Statewide Medicaid Specialty Integrated Plans

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Success With VBR: What Provider Organization Execs Should Consider

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Total Health Care Costs Twice As High For Commercially Insured Consumers With Behavioral Health Conditions

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Dane County, Wisconsin To Launch Universal Access Resource Call Center For Behavioral Health

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Depression Affects One-Third Of People With Lung Cancer

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Making VBR A Success: What Health Plans Can Do

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Perspectives Of A Caregiver: Digital Health Questions

This podcast highlights Kathy Day’s experience as a caregiver for a relative with serious mental illness. Ms. Day offers her …

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Telemedicine Provision: One State As A Case Study

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Brief Cognitive Behavioral Therapy Is A Cost-Effective Intervention For Soldiers At-Risk Of Suicide

Brief cognitive behavioral therapy (BCBT) is a cost-effective intervention for active-duty soldiers who are at risk of suicide. Using the …

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Proving Your Unique Value To Payers: Data Speaks Louder Than Words

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Telehealth Lessons Learned

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Telepsychiatry: Implementation & Best Practices

Dr. Mehdi Qalbani discusses his experience providing telepsychiatry in the Information Age. Topics include regulatory concerns, practice guidelines, and web-side …

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Michigan Sued Over Planned Medicaid Work Requirements

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CMS Releases RFA For Provider Direct Contracting For Risk-Based Programs

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Expanding Your Integration Reach With Chronic Disease Mgmt & SDOH

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Daily Cannabis Use Results In 50% Lower Odds Of Using Illicit Opioids Among Those With Chronic Pain

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Tennessee Medicaid RFI For Managed Care Re-Procurement Closed; RFPs Likely in 2020

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Workplace Mental Health Programs Drive Significant ROI

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Prioritizing Innovation: It’s About Discipline & Thinking Creatively To Solve Challenges

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HHS Finalizes Hospital Price Transparency Rules & Proposes That Insurers Share Network Prices

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BCBS To Launch National ‘High Performing’ Provider Organization Network In 2021

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North Carolina Suspends Transition To Medicaid Managed Care

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New York To Extend Medicaid Coverage To Incarcerated Individuals 30 Days Prior To Release

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The Medicaid Care Coordination Models Driving Strategy In Your State

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Nine States Had Obesity Rates Of More Than 35% In 2018

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Depression Accounted For 44% Of 2018 Pennsylvania Mental Disorder Hospital Stays

In 2018, depression accounted for 44% of hospital stays for mental health issues in Pennsylvania. This was followed by schizophrenia …

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2020 Medicare Advantage Open Enrollment Features 3,148 Plans; Up 15% From 2019

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Medicare Enrolling Opioid Treatment Programs For New Bundled Payment Program

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Telehealth User Satisfaction Is High

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California Medicaid Proposal For Waiver Renewals Would Significantly Change Service Delivery & Financing

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Social Cognition Treatment In Schizophrenia: Status & Opportunities

Individuals with schizophrenia struggle to interact with others due to impaired social cognition. Four capabilities in particular are compromised: 1.) …

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CMS Approves D.C. Medicaid Payment For IMD Services

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11.8% Poverty Rate In 2018, Down 0.5 Percentage Points

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Michigan Cancels Behavioral Health Integration Pilots

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Universal Health Services Takes $147 Million Write-Down On Value Of Addiction Treatment Unit

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NQF Recommendations For Social Determinants Includes Standardized Measures & Value-Based Payment

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Number Of U.S. Mental Health Facilities Offering Telepsychiatry Doubled Since 2010

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Crossing The Social Determinants Divide

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Census Bureau Survey Undercounts Medicaid Beneficiaries

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Substance Use Disorder Raises Risk Of Death After Valve Surgery For Heart Infection

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Oklahoma Expands Virtual Pharmacist Program, Uses AI To Generate Treatment Plans

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3 Keys For Success With Integrated Service Delivery

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Unsheltered Homeless Far More Likely To Report Significant Health Concerns Than Sheltered Homeless

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The Alignment Of Medicaid Benefits – The Health Plans Have It

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86% Of Office-Based Physicians Use An Electronic Health Record

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Walmart Launches Telehealth Services In Three States

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ACOs Saved Medicare $1.7 Billion In 2018

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CVS MinuteClinic Expands Telehealth Offering To Michigan, Pennsylvania & South Carolina

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Physician-Led ACOs Generated Almost 7 Times More Savings Than Hospital-Led ACOs

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8 Health Plans Earn Top NCQA Rating For 2019

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Individuals With Diabetes & Behavioral Health Disorders Have Higher Risk Of Long-Term Medical Complications

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Value-Based Programs Encourage Care Coordination Activities By Hospitals

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Medicaid Beneficiaries With Schizophrenia Had 50% To 92% Higher Health Care Utilization Rates

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Are You Ready For M&A?

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Nearly One-Third Of Veterans With Schizophrenia Received No Antipsychotic Medication During The 12 Months Following Diagnosis

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What Is A Uniform PDL & Why Does It Matter?

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Health Plans Invest In Consumer Engagement

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73 Million Americans With Commercial Health Insurance Live In Highly Concentrated Markets

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Emergency Medicine Physician Sues Kaiser Permanente Over Opioid-Related Consumer Satisfaction Scores

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Federal Court Ruling Clears The Way For Philadelphia Supervised Injection Site

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Medicare Beneficiaries In UHC Plans Who Saw High-Value Physicians Had 21% Lower Spending

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Enrollment In Medicare/Medicaid Health Integrated Plans Affected By 3 Main Factors

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Sam’s Club Launches Health Care Pilot Program For Members

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State Up-Front Costs To Administer Medicaid Work Requirements Range From $6 Million In Vermont To $271 Million In Arkansas

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Investing In SDoH Strategies: The Numbers Are In

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Social Factors Are Primary Impediments To Managing Care For High-Cost Medicaid Beneficiaries

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25% Income Drops For Young Adults Affect Cognitive Function In Middle Age

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The Age Of Priceline Health Care

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Popular Mobile Games Can Be Used To Detect Signs Of Cognitive Decline

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Why Guidelines Matter

OPEN MINDS last survey of health plans found a marked increase in the reported required use of professional guidelines – …

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CPAP Provides Relief From Depression

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States Use Seven Strategies To Reduce Synthetic Opioid Overdoses

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Three New Mexico Counties Had No Medicaid Behavioral Health Professionals In 2017

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Half Of Psychiatrists Believe AI Will Have Little Influence On Psychiatry

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Positive Childhood Experiences Linked To Lower Likelihood Of Adult Depression & Poor Mental Health

People who reported more positive childhood experiences such as supportive family interactions, caring relationships with friends, and connections in the …

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91.5% Of U.S. Citizens Had Health Insurance Coverage In 2018

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The Changing Medicaid Pharmacy Carve-Out Landscape

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2% Of Post-Acute Provider Organizations Using EHR Data For Care Coordination

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24% Of Hospitals & 16% Of U.S. Physician Practices Screen For Key Social Needs

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United Behavioral Health Sued For $5 Million In Denied Mental Health Claims

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Alabama Medicaid Launches Coordinated Health Network

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FDA Finalizes That Fitness Apps, EHRs Are Outside Regulatory Scope For Medical Devices

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Making Sure Consumers & Referral Sources Can Find You Online

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What Are Health Plans Doing About Access?

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Federal Judge Rules Mississippi’s Mental Health System Discriminates Against People With Serious Mental Illness

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54% Of Physicians Participate In An ACO

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Blue Shield Of California & Lyft Roll Out ‘rideQ’ Non-Emergency Medical Transportation Platform

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Augmented Intelligence In The Here & Now

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Making Trauma-Informed Care A Scalable Reality

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Government Housing Voucher Program Effectively Reduces Homeless Veteran Population

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3 Ways To Improve Your Bottom Line – By Improving Your Collections

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Kaiser Reaches Tentative Agreement With Unions For Physical Health & Other Job Classes, But Not Union For California Behavioral Health Professionals

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Ballad Health Creates New Behavioral Health Services Division

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Veteran Suicide Rate At 1.5 Times That For Non-Veteran Adults

In 2017, the rate of veteran suicide was 1.5 times that for non-veteran adults, after adjusting for age and sex. …

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California Blue Shield Promise & L.A. Care Invest $146 Million In Community Resource Center Expansion

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Transforming Your Management Team: Cultivating Women Leadership

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Health Care Alliance Announces Value-Based Pilots For Addiction Recovery

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Home-Based Mental Health Evaluation (HOME) Program Raised Veteran Post-Psychiatric Discharge Engagement Rates By 33%

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Three Keys For Building The Next Generation Of Leaders

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San Diego County Awards $2.5 Million Contract For Health System Navigation To NAMI San Diego

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AMA 2020 CPT Code Update Includes Six New Digital Health Codes

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How Many Strategies Actually Get Implemented?

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Lean Into Mindfulness

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Is Outsourcing In Your Rapid Growth Plan?

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UCHealth In Colorado To Invest $100 Million In Behavioral Health Services

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Walmart Opens New Comprehensive Primary Care Retail Clinic Called ‘Walmart Health’ In Georgia

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Adults Treated For Chronic Pain Are 14% Of The Population & Account For Half Of Opioid Prescriptions

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FCC Recommends Designating ‘988’ For National Suicide Prevention Hotline

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New Medicare, Medicaid & CHIP Fraud Prevention Rule Will Penalize For Prior Affiliations With Banned Provider Organizations & Individuals

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UnitedHealth To Provide Network Physicians With Real-Time Data

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One-Third Of Physicians Fail To Identify Consumer Chronic Condition Priorities

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Which Payer/Provider Organization Partnerships Are Working & Why?

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Average Age-Adjusted Death Rates Vary Widely By State

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Making Innovation Work—Think Past, Present, Future

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It Takes Courage

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Starbucks To Enhance Employee Mental Health Benefits

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Virtual Physical Rehabilitation Is As Effective As In-Person Services

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AMA Startup To Launch Medicare Advantage Plan ‘Zing Health’

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Value-Based Payment Models May Shift The Primary Care Staffing Mix

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U.S. Social Service Expenditures On Par With Other OECD Countries

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Your Organization Is Ready, Are You?

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Getting A Non-Profit Board Ready For VBR

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Flagler Health+ Partners With Optima Curis To Launch ‘Virtual Health Village’

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Arkansas DHS Selects Arkansas Foundation For Medical Care To Operate Behavioral Health Help Line

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Depression More Than Doubles Risk Of Emergency Care Use In COPD

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How To Avoid Digital Culture Shock

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The 68%

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CMS Requiring Star Ratings Displayed For Health Plans Sold On 2020 Health Exchanges

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Stressful Life Experiences Among Middle-Aged Women Linked To Greater Cognitive Decline

Stressful life experiences are linked to greater memory decline later in life among middle-aged women, but not men. For women, …

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Parental Incarceration Associated With Higher Incidence Of Young Adult Psychiatric Problems & Poor Functional Outcomes

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CMS Guidance To States & Medicaid MCOs Recommends Tracking Opioid Use & Setting Prescription Limits

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New York City Launches ‘NYC Care’ Health Plan For Uninsured Residents In The Bronx

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Opioid Misuse Down 11% From 2017 To 2018

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SAMHSA Proposes Changes To Addiction Treatment Privacy Rules

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Individuals With Two-Year Medical Coverage Gap Twice As Likely To File Bankruptcy

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Four Provider Organizations File $40 Million Lawsuit Against BCBS Of Michigan For Underpayment Of Out-Of-Network Addiction Treatment Claims

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Oregon DHS Expands Family Independence Initiative To Two New Areas During 2019

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35% Of People With Chronic Illnesses Struggle To Pay Bills

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The Top Health Plan Digital Health Tools

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The VBR Mandate – Medicaid Requirements On The Increase

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Medicare Part D Out-Of-Pocket Maximum Set To Increase By 25% In 2020

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SNF Nurse Practitioner-Led Medication Reconciliation Reduces Hospital Readmissions By 29.7%

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Nevada Submits Medicaid State Plan Amendment To Transition CCBHC Funding To Traditional Medicaid

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CMS Approves Delaware Medicaid Waiver To Use IMDs For Addiction Treatment

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Kentucky Medicaid Launches Program To Assist Employer-Sponsored Insurance Premiums

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About 10% Of Consumers Have Used Telehealth In Place Of An In-Person Visit

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Negotiate Those Contracts

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Medicare Fee-For-Service Spending For Primary Care Ranges From 2% To 5%

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California Medicaid To Pay For Trauma Screenings Beginning January 1, 2020

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Optum To Manage Non-Clinical Functions For John Muir Health In San Francisco Area

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Managing Your Team To ‘Tech Savvy’

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VA Awards Triwest Healthcare Alliance $26 Billion Contract For Veterans Community Care Network Region 4

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Building A Trauma-Informed Network—One Health Plan’s Approach

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California Medicaid PCCM For HIV Has Converted To A Full-Risk Managed Care Plan In Los Angeles

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Kentucky Department Of Corrections Launches SOAR Recovery Aftercare Program

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U.S. Spends 5% To 7% Of Total Health Care Spending On Primary Care

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Keeping On Top Of Innovations In Corrections Reentry Programs

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Addiction By The Numbers

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MVP Health Care Partners With Healthy Alliance Independent Practice Association On Social Determinants

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Mind Full Or Mindful?

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States’ Programs To Offset Long-Term Care Costs Need To Address Direct Care Workforce Issues

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Pennsylvania Executive Order Issued Focused On Reduction Of Institutional Care

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Third Sector Awarded $2 Million From The James Irvine Foundation To Advance California Workforce Outcomes

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Coming Up With The Next Big Thing

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Have You Mastered These 4 Financial Management Skills For VBR?

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Missouri Medicaid To Continue Prospective Payments To 15 CCBHOs

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$2,032 Average Cost For Primary Care Treatment In Emergency Department

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How Do You Measure Access?

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Louisiana Medicaid Awards MCO Contracts To AmeriHealth, Healthy Blue, Humana & United

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Medicare To Add Opioid Addiction Treatment As Telehealth Service

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CVS Health Launches New Social Care Network With Unite Us

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MVP Health Care To Bring Behavioral Health Management In-House, Ends Contract With Beacon Health Options

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Private Practices Less Likely To Invest In EHR Technology

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Connecticut Mental Health Parity Law Opens Access For Medications To Treat Addiction

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What Are Health Plans Actually Doing?

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Nursing Home Citations For Physical, Mental & Sexual Abuse Doubled From 2013-2017

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40 States & D.C. Have Expanded Telemedicine Coverage Or Reimbursement Since 2017

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Federal Appeals Court Reinstates ‘Patient Dumping’ Lawsuits By Nursing Home Residents

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Indiana Launches Medicaid Work Requirements

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Ready To Collect More Cash?

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Under Kentucky Medicaid Work Requirements, About 15% Of Non-Exempt Beneficiaries Would Fail To Meet Criteria

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The Growing Push For Medicaid ACOs

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If You Have No Data Security Plan, The Cost Is?

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62% Of Individuals With Employer-Based Insurance Have A Chronic Disease

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One-Third Of ACOs Took On Downside Risk In 2018

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UNMC & Nebraska Medicine Launch Primary Care Consultation Program To Improve Statewide Behavioral Health Service Access

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21.8% Of U.S. Adults Experienced A Disability In 2010

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CMS To No Longer Exclude Medicare ACOs From BPCI Advanced Savings

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So, How Will Facebook Handle Medical Misinformation?

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Over 40% Of Michigan Primary Care Clinics Will Not Provide Appointments For New Consumers Seeking Opioid Therapy For Chronic Pain

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47.6% Of Those With Brain Injury Report Depression; 41.2% Report Suicidal Thoughts

Approximately 47.6% of individuals with an acquired brain injury (ABI) report having depression. Moreover, about 41.2% report having thoughts of …

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Nevada Passes Justice Reinvestment Bill To Address Behavioral Health Needs & Reduce Recidivism

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Are You A Change Agent Leader? Take The Test

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The Four-Part Checklist For VBR Success

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Analysis Of Facebook Posts Better At Predicting Diabetes & Mental Health Problems Than Demographic Information

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Multiple Chronic Conditions Can Hasten Cognitive Decline

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When Is Medicaid Expansion Not Expansion?

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Universal Health Services Creates Primary Care Service Line With Vera Whole Health

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New Jersey Limits Solitary Confinement In Prisons

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12-Month Suicide Rate Following Psychiatric Discharge Is 2.41 Per 1,000 Discharges

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During First Year, Median Supplemental Care Management Payments For CPC+ Participation Exceeded $32,000 Per Primary Care Professional

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Heart Disease Was Leading Cause Of Death In 2017; Cause-Of-Death Rankings Remain Unchanged Since 2016

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The Complexity Challenge Keeping You Up At Night? Former Execs Advise. . .

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Oregon Awards CCO Contracts To 15 Organizations

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20% Of Medicare Emergency Department Claims For SNF Residents Indicate Potential Abuse Or Neglect

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Michigan DHHS Cancels PIHP Contract With Lakeshore Regional Entity

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Data Breaches Cost Hospitals $408 Per Record

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Two Possible Opportunities In The Shift In Primary Care

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Los Angeles Supervisors Fund Two-Year Lynwood Jail Pilot Program To Prepare Women For Outside Careers

On June 25, 2019, the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors approved a $2 million motion to pilot a jail-based …

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Consumer Out-Of-Pocket For Hospital Service Costs Rose 12% During 2018

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ACO Data Sharing For Care Coordination Is Incomplete

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Minnesota Medicaid To Expand Addiction Treatment Via CCBHCs & Short-Term Residential Treatment Benefit

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Facebook To Limit Posts Promoting Medical Misinformation

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Kentucky Expands Medicaid Addiction Treatment Benefits

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Supreme Court Rules Against CMS In Medicare DSH Payment Case

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40% Of Health Systems Sell A Health Insurance Product

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Average Emergency Department Visit Cost Rose 176% In 10 Years For Employer-Sponsored Plans

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Montana Medicaid Planning A Supportive Housing Benefit

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Behavioral Health Stays Comprise Approximately 28% Of Inpatient Stays

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Virginia Legislative Audit Recommends More Time To Effectively Deploy STEP-VA Mental Health Initiative

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South Carolina Medicaid Seeks To Enact Work & Community Engagement Requirements

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Skilled Nursing Occupancy Hits Four-Quarter High Of 83.7%

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72% Of Health Care Executives Believe Their Organizations Have Capabilities To Support Increased Risk & Are Planning To Take On Additional Risk

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Presidential Order Requires Price Transparency For Hospital Services & Out-Of-Pocket Costs

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Follow Up Q&A With Dr. Rowland – The Role Of Glutamate In Mood Disorders & Schizophrenia

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Tackling Health Care Workforce Challenges In The United States: Trends In NP Utilization In Primary Care

Background & Purpose
There are continuing challenges in both the primary care and mental health workforce that bar individuals from receiving …

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Nebraska Medicaid Demonstration To Allow Addiction Treatment In IMDs For More Than 15 Days

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Michigan DHHS Announces Delay In Pilot Of Integrated Physical Health Services & Specialty Behavioral Health Services

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Adjust Your Strategic Sails!

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Walmart Selects Covera Health As National Radiology Centers of Excellence

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Nursing Home Prices Rose Faster Than The Medical Inflation Rate, With The Lowest Rate In Texas

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Communicating With Loved Ones Living With Serious Mental Illness: A Caregiver Perspective

At least 8.4 million Americans provide care to an adult with an emotional or mental health issue.1 Caregivers have identified …

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Is ‘Harm Reduction’ On Your Radar?

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Mississippi Department Of Corrections Awards $6 Million In Contracts To Increase Number Of Reentry Beds From 120 To 314

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Virginia Approves $7 Million Contract With G4S For Alternative Transportation For Crisis Mental Health

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Successfully Managing Bundled Rates—The Voice Of Experience

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Follow Up Q&A With Dr. Murrough – The Role Of Glutamate In Mood Disorders & Schizophrenia

During this question and answer session, Dr. James Murrough responds to unanswered questions from the PsychU webinar, “The Role of …

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CVS Health Launches New Initiative Focused On Chronic Kidney Disease

On April 30, 2019, CVS Health (CVS) announced the Phase 1 start of a new kidney care initiative focused on …

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Consumers Participating In Medicare Bundled Payment Programs Report Positive Perceptions Of Care Quality

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Ohio Medicaid RFI Seeks Public Comment In Advance Of Next MCO Procurement

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New Federal Rule Allows Employers To Set Up Pre-Tax Health Care Accounts For Premiums & Out-Of-Pocket Costs

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New Orleans To Renew Wellpath Contract For Jail Health Care

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CVS To Expand HealthHUB® Format To 1,500 Stores Nationwide By 2021

On June 4, 2019, CVS Health (CVS) announced plans to transform 1,500 of its retail pharmacy locations into HealthHUB® locations …

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Start Small. Think Big. Target Strategically.

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Data & Decision Support For Suicide Assessment

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VA Expands Private Provider Options For Veterans Under MISSION Act

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Minnesota To Expand Medicaid Integrated Health Partnerships With New Care Delivery Models In New Geographic Regions

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CMS Accountable Health Communities Model Selects 32 Participants To Serve As Local Test ‘Hubs’

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Where Wellness & Prevention Fit In A Value-Based World

In a recent piece on strategies for making the transition to value-based contracting for executives of bed-based provider organizations, Moving …

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95% Of U.S. Prescriptions Handled By Six Prescription Benefit Management Organizations

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NAATP Releases Addiction Treatment Quality Assurance Resources

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Detroit Wayne Mental Health Authority Issues RFP For Medicaid HMO To Provide Integrated Care

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Implementing Measurement-Based Care—From Idea To Action

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Oregon Health Plan Members With Mental Illness 2.5 Times More Likely To Use The Emergency Department Than Other Members

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CMS Approves Ohio Medicaid Waiver To Add Work & Community Engagement Requirements

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Behavioral & Social Issues Are Larger Contributors To Premature Death In U.S. Than Access To Medical Care

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North Carolina DHHS Failed To Monitor LME-MCO Performance

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Solera Health Raises $42 Million For Social Determinants Platform

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Psychiatrists Accepting Medicaid Declined From 48% To 35% Following Medicaid Expansion

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What’s In A Name? Self-Determination, Self-Direction, Self-Advocacy

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Do You Have A SDH Screening Tool?

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Colorado Awards 7 Regional Behavioral Health Crisis Services Contracts To 4 Organizations

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Use Of Digital Health Activity Trackers Linked To Better Medication Adherence

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Telepsychiatry Improves Access To Mental Health Care In Rural Areas

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CMS Final Rule Codifies Existing Policy On Step Therapy For Part D Protected Drug Classes

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Hospitalization Following First Episode Of Psychosis More Likely With Treatment Delay, Medication Nonadherence & Substance Misuse

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Sacramento’s $5 Million City-Operated Homeless Shelter Closes; Will Open 4 Replacement Low Barrier Shelters

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Alabama Medicaid Awards Contracts For Alabama Coordinated Health Network

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28 Health Systems Participating In Medicaid Behavioral Health Transformation Project

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Utah Implements Limited Medicaid Expansion Plan

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States File Suit Over HHS Rule Prohibiting Medicaid Direct Payments For Benefits On Behalf Of Individual Home Care Workers

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Integration Strategies For The Complex Consumer Market

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Veterans Affairs Joins DirectTrust To Expand Data Sharing With Private Provider Organizations

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American Addiction Centers Sues NAATP Over Ban On Buying Google Ads

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CMS Approvals Of Medicaid Waivers Lack Consistency & Transparency

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U.S. Physician Shortage May Rise To 12.8% By 2032

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71% Of People In North Carolina SMI Housing Program Remain Housed After Two Years

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Anthem To Acquire Beacon Health Options

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The Most Common Program Innovations Among Specialty Provider Organizations

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Tennessee To Seek Medicaid Block Grant

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Boston Medical Center Develops EHR Tool To Screen For Social Needs

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Consumer Engagement Tech—No Reward Without Risk

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Joint Commission Standard Requires Behavioral Health Organizations to Use Valid Instrument To Track Progress During Treatment

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Another Rating System—This Time For Addictions—Adds To The Search For Value

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Only Four States Have Essential Health Benefits Benchmark Plans That Meet PPACA Standards For Addiction Treatment

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Overdose Deaths In California Prisons Up 160% In Four Years

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Median Of Two Recovery Attempts Needed To Resolve Significant Drug Or Alcohol Problem

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Washington State To Create ‘Public Option’ Health Insurance Plan

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Moving Health Care From Beds To Wellness

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Washington State To Launch Behavioral Health System Transformation

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Virginia Community Services Boards Reach STEP-VA Goal Of Same-Day Access

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Kaiser Permanente & Unite Us Team To Launch Referral Network For Social Services

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Doctor On Demand & Humana Launch Virtual Primary Care Plan

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92% Of Kaiser Permanente Members Report Satisfaction With Telemedicine Visits

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Ready For Risk? How Would Your Team Answer That Question?

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HHS Issues Final Rule Strengthening ‘Conscience’ Protections For Health Care Workers

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Law Enforcement Agencies Spend 10% Of Budgets Responding To & Transporting Persons With Mental Illness

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Health Plans & Social Services—The Current Craze Or Permanent Shift

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The Big Target For Specialty Provider Organizations—The Cost Of Comorbid Chronic Disease

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Capitated Payment Models For California Provider Organizations Increased Quality For Commercially Insured Consumers

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Corizon Health Expands Pilot Inmate Medication-Assisted Opioid Use Treatment Program

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Digital Health Still ‘The Exception’ But Get Your Plan Ready

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Cities Will Be Paying More Attention To Services For The Homeless

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Cuyahoga County, Ohio Approves $42 Million Contract With MetroHealth For Jail Health Care

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Bot, Anyone? The Question—What Services Can You Automate?

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Exercise Activates Memory Neural Networks In Older Adults

A study of cognitively healthy older adults showed that just one session of moderately intense exercise increased activation in the …

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Medicaid Expansion Results In Fewer Addiction-Related Deaths

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Arizona To Allow Medicaid Health Plans To Provide Services Currently Provided By RBHAs

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Capital BlueCross & Wellspan Health To Join Forces For Population Health Management

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New Jersey To Subsidize EHR Purchase For Behavioral Health Provider Organizations

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Federal Court Rules Maine County Jail Must Provide MAT Maintenance Treatment

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Screening Humana Medicare Advantage Members For Social Determinants Of Health Reduced ‘Unhealthy Days’ By 2.7%

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27% Of Outpatient Provider Organizations Planning EHR Replacement Projects

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UnitedHealthcare To Launch Bundled Payment Program For Medicare Advantage

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How VBR Prioritizes Primary Care As The ‘Center’ Of Integration

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North Carolina DHHS & DPS Create Correctional Opioid Treatment Pilot

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World Health Organization Guidelines Recommend Conditional Use Of Digital Health Tools

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Orange County California To Launch Addiction Treatment Registry

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The Interplay Between Sleep & Physical Activity For Patients Living With Schizophrenia

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Different Response Patterns To TMS Treatment For Major Depression Suggest Possibility Of Individualized Treatments

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Over Half Of Clinical Professionals Unprepared To Provide Behavioral Health Screening & Brief Interventions

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Half Of People With Early Psychosis Symptoms May Not Have Schizophrenia

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Illinois Considering Medicaid Health Plan Legislation

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Prevalence Of Treated Depression In The United States Rose 20% In 8 Years

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Lyft Launches Nationwide Low-Income Grocery Program

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No Whole Person Care Without Person-Centered Organizations

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North Carolina Issues Final Guidance On Nine Consumer Categories Automatically Included In The BH/IDD Medicaid Managed Care Tailored Plans

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4 Market Realities Hindering A Telehealth Future

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Rural Emergency Department Visits Increased 50+% Since 2005

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NIH Launches $353 Million Effort To Cut Opioid Overdose Deaths

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Digital Health Companies Raised $13 Billion In 2018, Up 58% Over 2017

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CMS Forwarding Three Opportunities For State Integrated Care For Dually Eligible Individuals

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San Diego County Creating Pay-For-Results Project For Housing Services

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The Thinning Line Between Health Care & Social Services

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Opioid Clarity?

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Five States To Pilot The Shatterproof Addiction Treatment Rating System

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New Jersey Medicaid To Cover Office-Based Addiction Treatment

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Only 4 U.S. State Medicaid Plans Not Using Alternative Payment Models

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4 Keys To Make New Tech Work

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New Consumer Rights To Data = New IT Challenges

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North Carolina Corrections To Launch Pilot Medical & Mental Health Transitional Housing Services

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CDC Clarifies Opioid Prescribing Guidelines For Chronic Pain

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Ramsey County, Minnesota Funds Permanent Supportive Housing Program For People With Chronic Homelessness

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Florida Medicaid To Launch Behavioral Health Housing Pilot

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Will Health Plan Backward Integration ‘Remake’ Specialty Care?

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Can A New Reimbursement Model Stabilize Rural Hospitals?

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Provider Participation In Medicare Bundled Rate Programs Drops With Greater Risk Requirements

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CMS To Review Presumptively Institutional HCBS Settings With Greater Scrutiny

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Helping ACOs Fill In The Complex Consumer Blanks

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AMA & UnitedHealthcare Partner To Propose New ICD-10 Codes To Identify & Address Social Determinants Of Health

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Federal Judge Blocks DOL Regulations For Association Health Plans For Small Business & Self-Employed

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National Academies Identifies Barriers To Use Of Medications To Treat Opioid Use Disorder

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CMS Finalizes Expanded Medicare Advantage Telehealth Benefit Policies

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The Path Forward In Serving The Dual Eligible Population

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Milwaukee County Contracts With Wellpath For Correctional Health Care, Develops Plan To Self-Operate By 2021

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Will Changes In Stark Law Speed Up Value-Based Reimbursement?

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Half Of ACOs Consider Exiting MSSP Over New Downside Risk Rules

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Ruling Stands: Homeless Cannot Be Punished For Sleeping Outside In The Absence Of Adequate Alternatives

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25% Of Health Care Provider Organizations Ready To Take On Risk-Based Contracts

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What’s Wrong With Patient Portals?

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Overcoming The Virtual Health Paradox

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Medicare Advantage To Offer Supplemental Benefits For Social Determinants In 2020

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4.4% Of Commercially Insured People Diagnosed With Depression

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Psychiatric Facilities Spend Nearly $2 Billion Annually To Comply With Medicare Conditions Of Participation

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Health Plan Telemedicine Visit Volume Increased 52% Per Year Between 2005 & 2017

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New York City Seeks To Move Inmates With Behavioral & Other Complex Medical Needs To Therapeutic Housing Units

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Why Clinical Guidelines Matter More With Risk-Based Contracting

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To Improve Consumer Care In Medicaid & Beyond: Define Value & Make It Public

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Social Determinant ROI—The Early Returns

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New York Office Of Mental Health Launches New Electronic Bed Tracking System

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States Must Use Electronic Visit Verification By January 1, 2020 For Medicaid Personal Care Services

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Denver Supportive Housing Social Impact Bond Program Sees 85% Success Rate

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Kansas Medicaid To Launch OneCare Kansas Care Coordination Program

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Is There Value In Staffing Ratios?

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Addiction Treatment Provider Organizations Sue Anthem Over Direct Consumer Reimbursement

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California Releases Proposed Medi-Cal Value-Based Payment Program Measures

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About 5% Of Medicare Psychiatrists Provide Telemental Health Services

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Centene To Buy WellCare For $17.3 Billion

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Texas Blues & Texas A&M University To Test Drones & Self-Driving Cars For Rural Health Delivery

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The Inescapability Of Your Virtual Presence

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Integrated Weight Loss & Mental Health Treatment Program Reduced Obesity & Depression

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California Revises Medi-Cal Managed Care RFP Schedule; Moves Release Of All RFPs To 2020

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Experiencing Whiplash From Medicaid Work Requirements?

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UnitedHealthcare & OptumRX Require New Employer-Sponsored Plans To Pass Pharmaceutical Rebates Directly To Consumers

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Virtual Mental Health Delivery Systems Evolve

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Kaiser Permanente Invests $3 Million To Counter Homelessness

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Ohio Governor Announces Plans For 30 Additional Specialty Docket Courts For Mental Health & Addiction Treatment

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Massachusetts Blues Foundation Report Identifies ER Use Caused By Behavioral Health Continuum Gaps

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65,600 Long-Term Care Service Provider Organizations In The United States In 2016

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Pennsylvania Launches Rural Hospital Global Budget Payment Model Pilot

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Data Exchange Via Mail & Fax? In Today’s Market?

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Per Physician Annual Hospital Revenue Value At $2.4 Million

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CMS Proposed Rules Require New Consumer Data Sharing

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35% Of Psychiatrists & 70% Of All Physicians Accept New Appointments For Medicaid Beneficiaries

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New Hampshire Medicaid Implements MCO Capitation Rates Linked To Performance

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Opioid-Related Emergency Department Visits By Older Adults Rose 217% Between 2006 & 2014

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Changing Medicaid Retroactive Eligibility & Charitable Care Policy

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Medicare To Launch New Emergency Triage, Treat & Transport Service Model

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Ventura County To Build $61 Million Jail Expansion For Mental Health

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New Jersey Horizon Blues Social Determinants Pilot Cut Total Cost Of Care By 25%

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CDC’s Opioid Guideline For Chronic Pain Often Misapplied

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Health Information Exchange—Can Work, Isn’t Working

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What Tool Can Your Management Team Take From Netflix, Amazon, Lyft, Uber & Walmart?

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Social Services ROI Essential To Social Determinants Wave

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New Hampshire Mandates That Medicaid MCOs Make Capitated Payments To CMHCs

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Louisiana Department Of Health Releases Plan To End Overuse Of Nursing Homes For People With Serious Mental Illness

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Top Recruiting Targets Of Rural Behavioral Health Provider Organizations – Occupational Therapists, Pharmacists & Nurse Practitioners

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Managing The New Medicaid Work Requirements

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28% Of Opioid Deaths In Hennepin County, Minnesota Occurred With 12 Months Of Release From Jail

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2018 National Health Expenditure Projected At $3.65 Trillion, Up 4.4%

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Philadelphia To Invest $36 Million In Resilience Project To Increase MAT Access

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Judge Rules United Behavioral Health Medical Necessity Criteria More Restrictive Than Accepted Standards

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Health Insurers Denied 19% Of 2017 In-Network Claims

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Colorado Adult Marijuana Use ‘In Past 30 Days’ Rose From 13.6% In 2016 To 15.5% In 2017

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Maine Has Highest Percentage Of Individuals With Cognitive Disability Living In the Community, D.C. Has Lowest

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FTC Complaint Accuses Facebook Of Revealing Private Health Information From Closed Groups

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Is ‘Unblackboxing’ The Key To Reducing Health Care Costs?

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The Blending & Braiding Of Housing & Health Care Funding

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The Remake Of The Corrections/Health Connection

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13% Of Hospital CFOs Report Their Organizations Are Prepared For New Payment Models

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CMS To Resume Terminating Medicare Advantage Plans With Low Quality Star Ratings

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Tobacco Quit Line 7.9% More Effective When Medicaid Participants Received Financial Incentives

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90.1% Of Individuals With Disabilities Have Health Insurance Coverage

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D.C., Florida & Pennsylvania Had The Highest Rate Of Increase In Opioid-Related Deaths In 2016

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HHS Issues A Proposed Rule For API Standards For Electronic Health Information

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UnitedHealthcare Expands Initiative To Use Diagnostic Codes To Capture Social Determinants Of Health

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Medicare Advantage Plans Allowed To Expand Access To Telehealth In 2020 Plan Year

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People With Disabilities Comprised 13.2% Of The U.S. Population; 35.5% Were Employed

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Louisiana Rebids Medicaid Managed Care Contracts

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Blue Cross Launches Food Delivery Program To Address Social Determinants

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Consumers Know What They Need. Do We?

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7.8 Million New Direct Care Workers Will Be Needed By 2026

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Developing Case Rates? Better Find Your ‘Single Source Of Truth’

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Keeping Consumers Engaged—The ‘How To’

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Pennsylvania Sues UPMC Over Alleged Behavior Violating State’s Charity Laws

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Catholic Charities USA Launches The ‘Healthy Housing Initiative’ In Five Cities

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New Hampshire Medicaid Selects Three Health Plans – AmeriHealth Caritas, New Hampshire Healthy Families & Well Sense

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Minnesota Nears Goal Of Ending Veteran Homelessness

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The Why & The How Of Clinical Decision Support

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Employer-Sponsored Health Insurance Spending Rose 4.2% To $5,641 Per Person In 2017

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Massachusetts Rebids One Care Plans For Duals Demonstration

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North Carolina Approves Rutherford County Switch To Partners LME/MCO

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Veterans Affairs Reports Video Telehealth Visits Reach 1 Million In 2018, Up 19% Over 2017

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Los Angeles County To Replace Men’s Central Jail With New Mental Health Hospital For Inmates

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CFO Version 3.0

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Your Organization Is Ready For VBR When …

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More Americans Are Underinsured In Terms Of Out-Of-Pocket Costs

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San Bernardino County Behavioral Health Releases RFP For Prevention & Early Intervention Services For Residents Ages 16 To 59

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Department Of Veterans Affairs Seeks Colorado Assisted Living Residences With Psychiatric Step-Down Services

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U.S. Attorney’s Office Sues To Prevent Philadelphia Supervised Injection Site

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ACA Health Insurance Coverage Expansion Did Not Cause Declines In Employer-Sponsored Insurance

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