NursingWhy Creating a Trauma-Informed Environment is Crucial to Helping Traumatized Nurses Heal
Without appropriate trauma support, nurses will continue to flee the profession, researcher says.
InnovationQ&A: How Will California's New 988 Mental Health Line Actually Work?
States are required to have some version of the 988 system up and running by July 2022. But the actual...
Clinical CareYouthful Advisers Help Shape a Mental Health Program for Their Peers
Allcove offers standalone health and wellness sites to those ages 12 to 25, often on a walk-in basis, at minimal...
PayerThe Part of the 'Free Britney' Saga That Could Happen to Anyone
Approximately 2 million psychiatric patients are hospitalized each year in the United States, nearly half involuntarily.
Clinical CareAlzheimer's Drug Targets People With Mild Cognitive Impairment. What Does That Mean?
Who should decide which patients qualify for treatment: dementia specialists or primary care physicians?
TelehealthAdvocates Press CMS to Make Permanent Rural Tele-behavioral Health Services
The letter notes that 20% of rural Americans experience mental illness, and that rural America is disproportionally adversely affected by...
Clinical CareBehavioral Health Hospital Launches Coronavirus Unit
The new behavioral health unit is designed to meet both the medical needs and the mental health needs of patients.
TelehealthOIG: States Report Challenges with Tele-Behavioral Health Services
The hurdles to broadening tele-behavioral health services for Medicaid enrollees come as the nation "confronts the psychological and emotional impact...
TelehealthStudy Affirms Strategies for Telepsychiatry Care Delivery
The study sought to determine whether an integrated or referral approach was more effective when providing clinic-to-clinic mental health care...
Clinical CareUnder Pressure, Montana Hospital Considers Adding Psych Beds Amid a Shortage
Across Montana, such units routinely hit capacity and some struggle to find enough workers to staff them.
Clinical CareAnxiety and Depression Common Among Coronavirus 'Long Haulers'
In addition to physical symptoms such as cough and fatigue, coronavirus 'long haulers' are experiencing a range of behavioral health...