Rigorous integration of primary and preventive medical services into behavioral health settings may help improve medical outcomes for people with serious mental illness.
Aug 29, 2016
Financing Integrated Care for Adults with Serious Mental Illness in Community Mental Health Centers: An Overview of Program Components, Funding Environments, and Financing Barriers
Provides an overview of financing considerations for community mental health centers with integrated care programs for adults with serious mental illness.
Jul 2, 2015
Emotional Exhaustion in Primary Care During Early Implementation of the VA's Medical Home Transformation: Patient-Aligned Care Team (PACT)
Transformation of primary care to new patient-centered models requires major changes in healthcare organizations, including interprofessional expectations and organizational policies.
Feb 25, 2015
Caring for Brain and Body: Integrating Care for Adults with Serious Mental Illness in New York State
This report examines several New York state initiatives to promote integrated health care for adults with serious mental illness.
Sep 18, 2014
An Examination of New York State's Integrated Primary and Mental Health Care Services for Adults with Serious Mental Illness
Several New York state initiatives promote integrated care for adults with serious mental illness. This report examines Primary and Behavioral Health Care Integration grants, Medicaid Incentives, and Medicaid Health Homes.
Sep 18, 2014
RAND's evaluation of the Primary and Behavioral Health Care Integration grants program found that programs improved access to integrated primary and behavioral health care for people with serious mental illness but had mixed success improving health.
May 28, 2014
Evaluation of the SAMHSA Primary and Behavioral Health Care Integration (PBHCI) Grant Program: Final Report (Task 13)
Describes the results of RAND's evaluation of Primary and Behavioral Health Care Integration (PBHCI), one of the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration's service grant programs.
Apr 21, 2014
Explores issues associated with requiring the inclusion of physician identifiers in the California hospital discharge data set and the potential use of physician-identified data.
Feb 7, 2013
Integrating Primary Care Into Community Behavioral Health Settings: Programs and Early Implementation Experiences
Describes the experiences of community behavioral health agencies that received PBHCI grants from the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration to integrate primary care into programs for adults with serious mental illness.