One Medical, Upward See ACO REACH as a Catalyst for Behavioral Health Innovation – Behavioral Health Business

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid ServicesProviders approved for the U.S. Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services’ (CMS) new ACO REACH program are seeing an opportunity to further integrate behavioral health into care. Earlier this year, CMS announced it was nixing direct contracting and replacing it with the … Read more

David McKay: Mental health care in a crazy world – vtdigger.org

By Commentary Sep 26 2022, 7:02 AMSeptember 23, 2022This commentary was written by David McKay, a retired physician from Middlebury, a lifelong Vermonter, a survivor of America’s prodigious health care system, past president of the Vermont Medical Society and the Vermont Psychiatric Association, and a proud veteran of service at the Burlington Lakeside Clinic of … Read more

2022 Salisbury VA Health Care System Flu Campaign | VA Salisbury Health Care – Veterans Affairs

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Study: Professional, consumer opinions differ on mental health app quality – Mobihealth News

Photo: d3sign/Getty ImagesResearchers found low agreement between professionals’ and consumers’ reviews of mental health apps.The study, published in JMIR, assessed 11 mental health apps using web surveys administered between December 2020 and April 2021. The apps assessed included Breethe, Calm, Headspace, Insight Timer Meditation, MindDoc, MindShift, Reflectly, Remente, Sanvello, Self-Help for Anxiety and Woebot.The consumer … Read more

Bayer Announces Further Investment in Direct Relief Community Health Awards Program – Business Wire

Investment in grant program focused on family planning services, training, education, and grants at health clinics across the country WHIPPANY, N.J.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–World Contraception Day is celebrated around the globe as a day to bring focus to the importance of family planning and access to birth control. To commemorate this year’s celebration, Bayer is pleased to … Read more

San Francisco EMS Agency Honored for Innovation in Public Health ***Press Release*** | San Francisco – City and County of San Francisco

San Francisco, CA – The San Francisco Emergency Medical Services Agency within the Department of Emergency Management was honored with the 2022 Bronze Innovative Practice Award by the National Association of County and City Health Officials (NACCHO). The award celebrates local health departments for developing innovative programs to meet the needs of their communities during … Read more

School of Public Health data center leads new health database for Cook County | UIC Today – UIC Today

September 26, 2022 A new community-level public health data portal is now available for Cook County.The Cook County Health Atlas is a searchable database that residents, community organizations, researchers and public health stakeholders can use to easily access, analyze and download neighborhood-level health data from 26 cities and 176 ZIP codes located in suburban Cook … Read more

WSU student group seeks changemakers for health equity challenge – Wayne State University

DETROIT – UnitedHealthcare (UHC) is partnering with a Wayne State University student group to offer $50,000 to individuals and/or groups that come up with creative solutions to Michigan’s most pressing health equity concerns. The insurance company and WSU’s Science Policy Network-Detroit (SciPol) are hosting the Health Equity Challenge, which offers an extraordinary chance to develop … Read more