Using a registry tool that tracks clinical outcomes for populations of patients and supports systematic changes in treatment for patients who are not improving as expected is an essential part of successful Collaborative Care programs.
An outline of what a care manager should be prepared to discuss about a patient with a psychiatric consultant during a consultation.
Collaborative depression care delivered before cardiovascular disease onset halved the excess risk of hard cardiovascular disease events among older, depressed patients. The findings raise the possibility that the IMPACT intervention could be used as a cardiovascular disease primary prevention strategy.
An example of a Microsoft Excel®-based integrated care patient registry.
This tool is designed to help clinic support staff with answers to common questions they may hear from patients to help increase their comfort talking with patients about the PHQ-9 depression screener.
A guide containing tips and best practices for navigating the patient tracking spreadsheet functionality.
To be used in conjunction with the Patient Tracking Spreadsheet.
The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) answers frequently asked questions about billing Medicare for care management services in Federally Qualified Health Centers (FQHCs) and Rural Health Clinics (RHCs).
The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) answers frequently asked questions about billing Medicare for behavioral health integration (BHI) services using the four CMS BHI codes.
After the deaths of her daughter and her husband, Elizabeth struggled with depression for over 20 years but finally found relief.