StrategyDNV-GL Now Second Deeming Authority for Psych Hospitals
During surveys at psychiatric hospitals, the survey team will have at least one member with a background in behavioral health.
NursingAddress Vicarious Trauma Using These Strategies, Resources
Ellen Fink-Samnick, MSW, ACSW, LCSW, CCM, CRP, DBH(s), of EFS Supervision Strategies, LLC., discusses key vicarious trauma concepts, how to...
Clinical CareTop 10 HealthLeaders Clinical Care Coronavirus Stories
Since the first phase of the coronavirus pandemic in the United States erupted in March, HealthLeaders has published more than...
Clinical CareSelf-Assessment Tool Helps Physicians Make 'Preemptive Strike on Burnout'
The Personal Health Inventory self-assessment has been adapted from a self-assessment tool that clinicians use to help patients with chronic...
Covid-19Isolation, Disruption and Confusion: Coping with Dementia During a Pandemic
The coronavirus has upended the lives of dementia patients and their caregivers.
Covid-19Bereaved Families Are 'the Secondary Victims of COVID-19'
For every person who dies of COVID-19, nine close family members are affected, researchers estimate based on complex demographic calculations...
Clinical CareNew Research Identifies Risk Factors for Physician Suicide
Compared to the general population, researchers found that risk factors for physician suicide include older age and job problems.
Clinical Care4 Factors That Impact Adoption of Behavioral Health Integration
New research provides guidance for managing the adoption of behavioral health integration.
Clinical CareIn Hard-Hit Areas, COVID's Ripple Effects Strain Mental Health Care Systems
The pandemic enveloping the hospitals had a ripple effect on mental health programs and facilities.
StrategyCentene, Health Net, Lawyers Slapped with $1.1B RICO Suit
Now-defunct Sovereign Health says the defendants schemed to deny payments so they could recoup $390 million Centene lost when it...
Clinical CareResearcher: Coronavirus Pandemic Increases Risk of Physician Suicide
The pandemic has increased stressors on physicians such as being redeployed to new care settings and anxiety over potential virus...
NursingCalifornia to Widen Pipeline of Psychiatric Nurse Practitioners
Even before the pandemic, California faced a serious shortage of mental health professionals, especially in rural areas.