Both medication and brief psychotherapy techniques can be used in primary care to alleviate depression, one of the most common conditions treated by a Collaborative Care team.
Use this worksheet to organize what resources you need and who is responsible for getting things done in order for you to launch Collaborative Care. Use as part of Step 2 in our Implementation Guide, Planning for Clinical Practice Change.
An example of a paper-based tracking system that can be used to fulfill one of the core principles of Collaborative Care, measurement-based, treatment-to-target.
Use this worksheet to document who will complete Collaborative Care tasks as well as how, when, and where. Part of our Team Building and Workflow Guide.
A worksheet that allows each member of a care team to think about what Collaborative Care roles he/she currently practices. Part of our Team Building and Workflow Guide.
A worksheet that allows an Implementation Leader to map out current team structure and activities and to identify gaps, duplication, and opportunities for streamlining and/or more collaboration. Part of our Team Building and Workflow Guide.
Patient-Centered Team Care is one of the core principles of Collaborative Care.
Describes the process of developing and implementing a Collaborative Care team.
A study that describes physicians' satisfaction with care for patients with depression before and after the implementation of a primary care-based collaborative care program.
An annotated review of 67 articles indicate that collaborative care interventions for psychiatric disorders have been consistently successful in improving key outcomes in both research and clinical intervention studies.