Use this worksheet to create a shared vision for a new Collaborative Care program, or to revisit the purpose of an existing one.
An overview of the basic steps needed to implement the Collaborative Care core model.
In the largest treatment trial for depression to date, a team of researchers led by Dr. Jürgen Unützer followed 1,801 depressed, older adults from 18 diverse primary care clinics across the United States for two years.
This resource includes a template, questions, and examples that can help clinics and providers develop a psychiatric emergency protocol and safety plan for suicidal or potentially violent patients.
The AIMS Center is partnering with Premera Blue cross to train and support the second cohort of rural primary care clinics in launching, expanding, and sustaining integrated mental health care programs. Watch this recorded webinar to learn more information and view an open Q&A session for prospective applicants.
To date there have been over 80 research trials documenting the effectiveness of collaborative care. This list of references is a brief, selected sample.
This 23-minute module introduces collaborative care and then delves into respective roles and tasks within the team structure. Appropriate for all members of the clinical care team. 23 minutes.
Collaborative care proven equally effective for rural American Indian and Alaska native people. Read the article here.
This study at Montefiore Health System found that patients in sites using CoCM experienced a significant reduction in depression symptoms compared with patients in sites using colocation.
Use this template to introduce your collaborative care team to patients.