Blog posts tagged "PCBH"

Behavioral Health Integration: Three Models

Blog - October 6, 2015
Natalya Seibel

Behavioral health integration is an enormous part of successful patient-centered primary care. In 2013, there were an estimated 43.8 million adults aged 18 or older in the U.S. with a diagnosable mental illness or 18.5 percent of U.S. adults (National Institute of Mental Health [NIMH]). Integrating mental health professionals into primary care settings to help screen and treat those suffering from depression can aid in easing the debilitating mental, physical, and monetary cost to individual’s lives (Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality [AHRQ], 2012).

Adopting the PCBH Model of Care: Q&A with Salud Medical Center

Blog - December 15, 2014
Juliette Cutts, Psy.D., Salud Medical Center

Juliette Cutts, Psy.D., Behavioral Health Consultant at Salud Medical Center in Woodburn, answers questions about the clinic's adoption of the Patient-Centered Behavioral Health model of care.