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Frequently Asked Questions on Behavioral Healthcare Integration

May, 2015

These questions were submitted by attendees of the May 13, 2015 Webinar “Exploring Low-Income Californians’ Needs and Preferences for Behavioral Health Care.” Answers have been provided by experts in the field.

Behavioral Health, Integration

A Ten-Step Guide to Behavioral Health Integration

May, 2015

 

Given the new realities of a changing healthcare landscape, how can safety net providers better understand and meet the behavioral health needs of low-income patients? We’ve cultivated a series of recommendations to help community health centers adapt and keep pace with the future of integrated healthcare.

Behavioral Health, Integration

Issue Brief: Transforming California’s Safety Net Through Value-Based Care

May, 2015

 

This brief provides key insights and recommendations for modernizing healthcare payment in California and highlights the opportunity to test a new model in federally qualified health centers (FQHCs) across the state. Though California has been a national leader in expanding coverage and access to care for the previously uninsured, increasing coverage is not enough. A transformed healthcare system requires an emphasis on high value care, not high volume. To achieve this, California must look for opportunities to change the way healthcare providers are reimbursed and rewarded. 

 

HCC, payement reform, value-based care

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