Distinction in Behavioral Health Integration: ...

September 29, 2021

Distinction in Behavioral Health Integration: Success Stories From Clinicians on the Front Lines

Behavioral health continues to be at the forefront of health care, affecting quality of life and health outcomes, and the pandemic's impact has increased the number of patients who could benefit from behavioral health integration in primary care practices. NCQA Distinction in Behavioral Health Integration provides guidance for practices to establish solid and effective processes for ensuring that patients continue to get the right care at the right time, whether it's primary care or a behavioral health intervention. This special QIS course lets participants hear directly from clinicians who have embraced NCQA’s Distinction in Behavioral Health Integration. Their success stories will resonate with and inspire any practice interested in taking the next steps toward providing coordinated care behavioral health and primary care clinicians.

Learning Objectives

  • Learn the framework of NCQA’s Distinction in Behavioral Health Integration.
  • Discuss the importance and role of behavioral health providers serving adult and pediatric patient populations.
  • Recognize behavioral healthcare methods that prevent, manage and treat behavioral health conditions.
  • Hear about the challenges, successes and overall value of integrated behavioral health services.

Click here to access the Quality Innovation Series registration page to register or review the full course content.

Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 1.50 ANCC
  • 1.00 Participation
  • 2.00 PCMH CCE
Course opens: 
05/04/2021
Course expires: 
03/31/2022
Event starts: 
09/29/2021 - 1:00pm
Event ends: 
09/29/2021 - 2:30pm
Cost:
$149.00

Jennifer Anglin, MS, CHES, PCMH CCE
Manager, Recognition Policy
NCQA

 

Ritu Chandra, MD, FAAP
Founder/Pediatrician
Preferred Medical Group

 

Jodi Polaha, Ph.D
Professor, Family Medicine;
Director, Institute for Integrated Behavioral Health Organization
Quillen College of Medicine, East Tennessee State University

 

Matthew Tolliver, Ph.D
Assistant Professor, Department of Pediatrics;
Assistant Director, Institute for Integrated Behavioral Health
Quillen College of Medicine, East Tennessee State University

 

image

In support of improving patient care, the National Committee for Quality Assurance is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), the American Academy of Physician Assistants (AAPA), the American Psychological Association (APA), and the Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB) to provide Interprofessional Continuing Education for the healthcare team. 

This educational activity is approved for a maximum of 1.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. 

This educational activity is approved for 1.5 nursing contact hours.*

This live course grants 2.0 Required Continuing Education Unit (CEU) points for PCMH Certified Content Experts.  

* Please note – You must attend the entire program to be eligible for total number of contact hours.

Available Credit

  • 1.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 1.50 ANCC
  • 1.00 Participation
  • 2.00 PCMH CCE

Price

Cost:
$149.00
Please login or register to take this course.