Depression and Anxiety Treatment for Older Patients

Understanding the root cause of depression is essential when determining the appropriate treatment. During this 60 minute webinar, Dr. Liz Frye from Cherokee Health Systems and Pharmacist Amanda Ryan from atom Alliance discuss how to properly evaluate and manage depression in older patient by using psychopharmacology techniques and resources.

Human Centered Design for Healthcare Improvement and Innovation

The biggest threat to addressing Twenty-first Century healthcare challenges is not a lack of resources, vision or passion, but a chronic lack of creativity. One of the most promising frameworks for facilitating creativity is Human Centered Design (HCD). HCD is an agile, future-oriented problem framing and solving framework, well suited to navigate complex and ill-defined challenges (the types of challenges those in healthcare are very familiar with). Organizations such as the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS), the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF) and the Institute for Healthcare Improvement [...]

Advancing Behavioral Health Screening and Improving Care Coordination

PLEASE NOTE: You must be REGISTERED to view this On-Demand Learning Session During this Webinar, you will discover the priorities and opportunities available as part of the CMS Behavioral Health Project. You will be able to recognize that major depression and alcohol misuse are common under-identified conditions, identify what screening tools to use for determining depression and alcohol misuse and determine the return on investment gains from conducting screenings.