Wayne Katon, MD ponders the possible ramifications of not integrating mental health care into primary care and the overwhelming evidence in support of doing so. Recorded at the National Summit Meeting on Integrated Mental Health Care hosted by the AIMS Center in 2011.
The Behavioral Health Integration Implementation Guide is a suite of materials to help safety net providers integrate behavioral health care. It is a useful resource for implementers of Collaborative Care and includes a section on population-level accountability.
This document examines liability issues for psychiatrists interested in working in an integrated care practice.
View an example disclaimer useful to psychiatric consultants regarding EMR reviews.
This study highlights essential elements for successful Collaborative Care implementation.
This study looks at integrated models of care to improve adolescent depression.
This is a list of articles focusing on research methods used in the IMPACT trial, including screeners and scales used to measure.
This list of articles describe the IMPACT program, the roles of various healthcare professionals in IMPACT, and the process of implementing IMPACT in the primary care clinics participating in the randomized trial.
This list of articles includes factors influencing depression severity, treatment, and effectiveness of IMPACT in various subgroups of patients as well as patient and physician satisfaction with IMPACT.
A list of articles summarizing the primary results from the IMPACT study.