National Council affiliate members are health care vendors, technologies, academic programs and health or hospital systems that offer a range of products, services and programs for the benefit of mental health and addictions treatment.
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7 Cups provides free, 24×7, online emotional support through apps and the Web. People seeking help connect with trained volunteer listeners or licensed mental health professionals. 7 Cups helps over 800,000 people a month. 160,000 active listeners provide support in 140 languages across 189 countries. Organizations also use 7 Cups to provide better care to their clients, employees, and students.
Addiction Treatment Providers Insurance Program
Addiction Treatment Providers Insurance Program is an exclusive insurance program designed specifically for the Behavioral Healthcare industry. We offer a comprehensive menu of insurance coverages and risk management tools designed to meet the unique needs of all addiction treatment and mental healthcare providers. We serve a wide range of inpatient and outpatient facilities across the U.S. including those with larger and more diverse operations.
AdvantEdge Behavioral Health Revenue Cycle Management maximizes your financial performance, streamlines operations, improves decision making and eliminates compliance risks.
We work with your existing EHR so there is an easy transition and no impact on your clinical staff or workflow.
Our proven solutions include:
• RCM billing services,
• Billing, scheduling and front-end software,
• Revenue optimization,
• Robust reporting.
Each solution is customized to your specific business needs. Contact us via firstname.lastname@example.org or 877 501-1611.
Advocates for Human Potential
Behavioral health faces a continually changing marketplace. Advocates for Human Potential, Inc. (AHP) can help you get out of “catch up mode” and actually build better systems of care that improve health for your clients. Our mission is to improve health and human services systems of care and business operations to help organizations and individuals reach their full potential. Add us to your team to push your organization to its full potential.
AHP applies best practices, many of which we have helped to shape, to improve your programs and business practices. We work with you at the front lines of change—where theory meets real people and programs—with practical approaches and concrete solutions using business consultation, technical assistance, and research and evaluation. We serve clients representing a broad range of federal, state, local, and community-based agencies, as well as commercial organizations.
Aetna is one of the nation’s leading diversified health care benefits companies, serving approximately 37.3 million people with information and resources to help them make better informed decisions about their health care. Aetna offers a broad range of traditional, voluntary and consumer-directed health insurance products and related services, including medical, pharmacy, dental, behavioral health, group life and disability plans, and medical management capabilities, Medicaid health care management services and health information technology services. Our customers include employer groups, individuals, college students, part-time and hourly workers, health plans, health care providers, governmental units, government-sponsored plans, labor groups and expatriates. For more information, see www.aetna.com.
Afia is a health care IT consulting company that works with community health centers, physician groups, and other medical practices to implement IT systems and strategies to create more efficient and effective health care organizations. We will help you create a plan and then find the technology solutions that best fit your needs, independent of the software vendor.
Alliant Health Solutions
Alliant Health Solutions is a nonprofit organization driven to make health care better by improving quality of care, increasing the value of health care, and promoting prevention and treatment for chronic illnesses. Our family of companies provide professional services to state, federal and private partners, supporting the effective administration of health care programs and improvement initiatives. Alliant’s experience spans the full spectrum of care settings and provider types, including acute care, advanced imaging, behavioral health, dental, dialysis, home health, hospice, long-term care, physician practices, skilled nursing, hospitals and more.
AmeriCares is a global health and emergency response organization committed to saving lives and building healthier futures for people in crisis in the United States and around the world. In the U.S., AmeriCares is the leading provider of donated medicines, vaccines, and supplies, delivering more than $245 million in medicines and supplies in 2015. Through its Mental Health Initiative (MHI), AmeriCares provides free psychotropic and primary care medicine to behavioral health providers, allowing them to offer additional healthcare services, reduce out-of-pocket expenses for clients, and improve medication adherence and client health outcomes. In its first year, the MHI provided enough psychotropic medication to fill a year’s worth of monthly prescriptions for more than 5,000 clients. Behavioral health providers from all 50 states are encourage to join our growing network.
Amerihealth Caritas Family of Companies
AmeriHealth Caritas is the nation’s leader in providing comprehensive health care solutions for those in most need and the chronically ill. We impact the lives of more than 5.7 million members nationwide. With more than 30 years of experience managing care for individuals and families in publicly-funded programs, we have become known for developing innovative solutions that help improve health outcomes while reducing costs.
At Anthem, we believe our health connects us all. So we focus on being a valued health partner, committed to improving the health and quality of life of the people we serve. Serving one in nine Americans through our affiliated companies, we can make a real difference in meeting the needs of our diverse communities. Our commitment to health improvement and service coordination provides added value to our members and health care professionals – helping to improve opportunities for independence and community participation for the people we serve. Through our foundations and corporate social responsibility programs, Anthem takes a leadership role to improve the health of our communities and is helping to address some of health care’s most pressing issues. Learn more about us at www.antheminc.com.
Atrium Health, one of the nation’s leading healthcare organizations, is dedicated to expanding access to care for those experiencing mental illness and substance use disorders. We provide a continuum of innovative behavioral health programs including inpatient and outpatient treatment for adults, children and adolescents; inpatient and outpatient treatment for substance use; assertive community treatment (ACT); partial hospitalization and intensive outpatient programs; co-located medical home for those with serious and persistent mental illness; and a 24-hour help line staffed by masters-level mental health professionals and registered nurses which fields 250,000 calls a year. Atrium Health designed and is successfully delivering a program to integrate behavioral health services into primary care using a virtual care platform as well as providing over 12,000 telepsychiatry consults per year into emergency rooms and acute care. Atrium Health operates 470 psychiatric beds across the Carolinas, including two behavioral health hospitals in Mecklenburg County as well as North Carolina’s only dedicated psychiatric emergency department.
Beacon Health Options
Beacon Health Options is a health improvement company that serves 47 million individuals across all 50 states and the United Kingdom. On behalf of employers, health plans and government agencies, we manage innovative programs and solutions that directly address the challenges our behavioral health care system faces today. Beacon is a national leader in the fields of mental and emotional well-being, addiction, recovery and resilience, employee assistance, and wellness. We help people make the difficult life changes needed to be healthier and more productive. Partnering with a network of providers nationwide, we help individuals live their lives to the fullest potential.
Behavioral Health Response, Inc.
Behavioral Health Response provides seamless global access to professional and reliable clinical call center services. Our 24/7 call center is dedicated to improving the lives of those who call and the performance of our partner organizations. Highly trained master’s level crisis intervention counselors of BHR are perfectly suited to deliver live-answer call center services to Behavioral Health Response’s customers – EAPs, state and county behavioral health agencies, privately and publically held treatments centers and international corporations. Founded in 2004, it is the for-profit subsidiary of Behavioral Health Response, a non-profit organization, incorporated in the State of Missouri in 1994. Behavioral Health Response’s parent company was developed by Missouri’s Eastern Region Community Mental Health Centers of the Department of Mental Health to plan, coordinate and deliver access and crisis intervention services.
CareSource is nationally recognized for leading the industry in providing member-centric health care coverage. The company’s managed care business model was founded in 1989 and today CareSource is one of the nation’s largest Medicaid managed care plans. Headquartered in Dayton, Ohio, the company has built a legacy of providing quality health care coverage for Medicaid consumers. In addition to Medicaid coverage, CareSource has a diverse offering of insurance plans on the Health Insurance Marketplace. The company also offers Medicare Advantage plans that help consumers close the gap of coverage as they age. CareSource serves more than 1.9 million members across five states supported by a growing workforce of 3,800.
Center of Excellence for Children’s Behavioral Health
The Center of Excellence for Children’s Behavioral Health (COE) partners with the Georgia Department of Behavioral Health and Developmental Disabilities and other child serving agencies to provide fidelity monitoring, evaluation, research, training, and technical assistance for the behavioral health system in Georgia. The implementation of COE activities is informed by best practices, a strong evidence base, local and state level policy, diverse stakeholder experience, and previous implementation lessons. COE is housed within the Georgia Health Policy Center at Georgia State University. Visit www.ghpc.gsu.edu/coe.
Anasazi’s community behavioral health solutions merged with Cerner’s Millennium’s in-patient behavioral health capabilities, creating the most comprehensive offering in the market. Along with complete EHR certification for Meaningful Use, these solutions manage every aspect of your agency and allow providers access to data that aids in the transitions of care.
Child Mind Institute
The Child Mind Institute is an independent, national nonprofit dedicated to transforming the lives of children and families struggling with mental health and learning disorders. Our teams work every day to deliver the highest standards of care, advance the science of the developing brain and empower parents, professionals and policymakers to support children when and where they need it most.
Clubhouse International has 200 member Clubhouse programs in the United States. Some are members of The Council and Some are programs of Council member organizations. On average each Clubhouse regularly serves 100-150 members living with mental illness each year and many more infrequently. Clubhouse International and our member Clubhouses are looking to be more involved in Mental Health advocacy on a national and state level. We think partnering with Council and other organization is the best way to accomplish this.
CoCentrix provides solutions that can connect, collaborate and coordinate care across Health and Human Services Agencies, Programs and Community Providers. Utilizing the latest technologies, our highly flexible Care Coordination Platform and Certified EHR can be rapidly deployed on any device enabling these organizations to dramatically improve clinical, financial and operational outcomes.
Cohen Veterans Network
At the Cohen Veterans Network, we seek to improve the quality of life for veterans, including those from the National Guard and Reserves, and their families. CVN works to strengthen mental health outcomes and complement existing support, with a particular focus on post-traumatic stress. Our vision is to ensure that every veteran and family member is able to obtain access to high-quality, effective care that enables them to lead fulfilling and productive lives. CVN is a registered 501c3 Private Foundation.
As a leading advisory, assurance, and tax firm, CohnReznick helps forward-thinking organizations achieve their vision by optimizing performance, maximizing value, and managing risk. The experts in our Healthcare Industry Practice have a significant depth of experience in the ambulatory care and behavioral health industries, and have worked with Certified Community Behavioral Health Clinics (CCBHCs) nationwide since the inception of the program. CohnReznick has worked with CCBHCs with cost reporting and PPS rate-setting negotiations as well as performing current and projected cost projections crucial for setting reimbursement rates. Our firm also works with behavioral health providers across the country in developing cost-based rate-setting strategies for engaging in value-based contracting and is working with state and regional behavioral health associations in designing case rates for new and innovative behavioral healthcare models that seek to improve health outcomes and utilization of services. Our experts likewise have over 35 years of experience assisting the Federally-Qualified Health Center industry and community based service organizations. Our clients benefit from the right team with the right capabilities; proven processes customized to their individual needs; and leaders with vital industry knowledge and relationships. Headquartered in New York, NY with offices nationwide, the firm serves organizations around the world through its global subsidiaries and membership in Nexia International. For more information, visit www.cohnreznick.com.
Community Care Behavioral Health
(Community Care), a nonprofit recovery-focused behavioral health managed care company, manages mental health as well as drug and alcohol services throughout Pennsylvania and is helping to support the care monitoring initiative in New York. Part of the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center (UPMC), Community Care primarily serves consumers in the public sector and has been awarded “full” accreditation—the highest level possible—by the National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA) for its Medicaid product. Incorporated in 1996, our mission is to improve the health and well-being of the community through the delivery of effective and accessible behavioral health services.
Conrad N. Hilton Foundation
Conrad N. Hilton, founder of Hilton Hotels, established the Conrad N. Hilton Foundation in 1944. The Foundation’s mission is derived from the last will and testament of Conrad N. Hilton that directs the organization to “relieve the suffering, the distressed, and the destitute. Funds are provided to nonprofit organizations working to improve the lives of disadvantaged and vulnerable people throughout the world. The Foundation now focuses on six strategic areas: ending chronic homelessness, preventing teen substance abuse, helping youth make the transition out of foster care, providing access to safe water, support for the work of Catholic Sisters, and working with children affected by HIV and AIDS.
Relying on more than 19 years of partner feedback, innovations, and improvements, Credible is committed to improving the quality of care and lives in behavioral health for clients, families, providers, and management. A market leader in Behavioral Health Enterprise Software, Credible has partnered with over 475 Partner Agencies in 38 states. We provide secure, proven, easy-to-use software for clinic, community, residential, and mobile care providers.
Credible provides Behavioral Healthcare Enterprise software to the growing US Behavioral Health (Mental Health and Substance Abuse) market. A leading SaaS vendor, Credible’s Behavioral Health Electronic Health Record (EHR) is HIPAA compliant, Meaningful Use Stage 3 certified, and processing annually over $4,000,000,000 in Medicaid, Medicare, and insurance claims. Credible’s current functionality includes fully integrated clinical, scheduling, employee management, primary care, treatment planning, security, ePrescribing, eLabs, inpatient, mobile, reporting, and billing modules. Marketed as secure, proven, easy-to-use software for clinic, community, residential, and mobile care providers, Credible leads the industry in innovation and service.
National Council Strategic Partner DATIS is the leading provider of position control human resource (HR) and payroll software-as-a-service (SaaS) for behavioral health and human services agencies. Our best-in-class, cloud-based software is a complete solution, covering HR, Position Control, Payroll, Timekeeping, Benefits Administration, Recruiting, Talent, Credential Management and Workforce Analytics. By leveraging a complete administrative services solution from a single service provider, our customers reduce expenses and risks, increase compliance and revenue, maximize the resources directly devoted to their missions and enjoy a superior customer service experience.
DMAX Foundation addresses the mental health crisis on college campuses by establishing innovative DMAX Clubs which create trusting and caring environments for all students to have honest everyday conversations about mental health so they can understand and help each other. Through talking, fun, food and activities, the Clubs help the members realize they are not alone in their emotional struggles and no longer have to hide how they are really doing from each other. Through DMAX Clubs, students become mental health ambassadors for each other, making college life easier to navigate and healthy responses to stress more likely.
For over 30 years, The Echo Group has been a leader in developing and supporting electronic health records and billing software specifically for the needs of behavioral health and human service organizations. Echo’s history of innovation is evident with its revolutionary Visual Health Record. Echo is also proud that customer Grand Lake Mental Health Center became the first behavioral health organization in the country to receive payment for Meaningful Use incentive funds. Echo’s Behavioral Healthcare Software continues to create better organizations with electronic clinical records, HIPAA compliant billing, accreditation and outcomes tools, reporting and management information.
Envolve customizes behavioral health solutions by providing our clinical and administrative expertise to governmental entities, health plans and employers. Envolve services include, but are not limited to, risk-based utilization management, network development and maintenance, quality improvement, customer service and claims payment for behavioral health practitioners.
FamilyWize is a community service partnership focused on improving the health and well-being of individuals, families and communities. Through our partnerships with organizations like the United Way, the FamilyWize Prescription Savings Card enables everyone, both insured and uninsured, to have access to more affordable medications. By showing the FamilyWize card to a pharmacist, consumers can save on their prescription medications. To date, FamilyWize has saved patients over $300 million on psychiatric medications; in 2015, the average savings for mental health related prescriptions was 54 percent. However, with over 42.5 million American adults struggling with their mental and behavioral health, we know there is much work left to do. The card is free for all, has no eligibility requirements and is accepted at pharmacies nationwide, including all chains. FamilyWize Prescription Savings Cards are available to print from the familywize.org website, as a free downloadable app, or through the mail.
Foothold Technology offers a web-based software for human service providers, AWARDS, with a goal of creating a working environment in which our clients are liberated from the constraints of information management and are free to focus on their mission. We share our passion for technology with human service organizations that work to improve people’s lives and we are committed to empowering agencies with the data management and reporting capabilities they need to enhance and demonstrate their value.
The online MSW program from Fordham’s top-ranked school of social work prepares students for relevant, integrated practice with all populations. GRE scores are not required, and the program can be completed in as few as eight months with a BSW.
Genoa Healthcare builds and operates pharmacies inside mental health organizations nationwide. Genoa’s mission is to make a positive impact in the lives of those surrounded by mental illness. Working with a Genoa pharmacy has been proven to improve client care and save your agency time and money.
Gozdecki, Del Giudice, Americus, Farkas & Brocato LLP
Gozdecki, Del Giudice, Americus, Farkas & Brocato, LLP provides representation to a variety of healthcare providers on legal, regulatory, transactional, and compliance matters. Representative clients include physicians, medical groups, hospitals, substance use disorder and mental health treatment providers, federally-qualified health centers, technology vendors, and professional and trade associations. Our firm provides guidance and legal advice on reimbursement under Medicaid, Medicare, grant funding, private insurance, and managed care. We also advise clients on strategic acquisitions, joint venture and merger agreements, regulatory compliance, licensing, medical staff privileging, and privacy/security of health information.
The mission of Hazelden Publishing is to provide products and services to help people recognize, understand, and overcome addiction and closely related problems.
Health Management Associates
Health Management Associates is an independent national research and consulting firm specializing in complex health care program and policy issues. Founded in 1985, in Lansing, Michigan, Health Management Associates provides leadership, experience, and technical expertise to local, state, and federal governmental agencies, regional and national foundations, investors, multi-state health system organizations and single site health care providers, as well as employers and other purchasers in the public and private sectors.
InnovaTel Telepsychiatry was founded in 2014 to address a shortage of psychiatrists in community mental health settings, particularly in rural areas. InnovaTel uses telemedicine technology to connect providers in need with psychiatrists who are dedicated to delivering quality care to your clients – where they need it, when they need it.
InSight provides clinical telepsychiatry services throughout the nation, specializing in both outpatient and emergency applications. A national leader in telepsychiatry service delivery since 1999, InSight provides coverage to hospitals, outpatient clinics, crisis centers, correctional facilities, med/surg hospital floors, military bases, inpatient units, primary care practices and residential treatment programs across the United States.
Janssen CNS/J & J Healthcare Systems, Inc.
We’re more than 30,000 people working hard to prevent, treat, cure and stop some of the most devastating and complex diseases of our time. From heart disease to HIV, Alzheimer’s disease to cancer, we are committed to issues that touch everyone’s lives. Our mission is to transform individual lives and fundamentally change the way diseases are managed, interpreted, and prevented. We believe that challenging something is the best way to change it. So every day, in more than 150 countries, we bring cutting-edge science and the most creative minds in the industry together to think differently about diseases. We aim not only to innovate but also to empower people with the tools they need to make informed decisions and achieve the best possible results for their health. We are looking at a future where the world of healthcare will be challenged by informed and empowered patients. We work for change that will improve access to medicines: the best available treatment at an affordable price. That’s why we at Janssen strive to provide access to effective and affordable medicines and related healthcare services to the people who need them.
Kaiser Permanente is committed to helping shape the future of health care. We are recognized as one of America’s leading health care providers and not-for-profit health plans. Founded in 1945, Kaiser Permanente has a mission to provide high-quality, affordable health care services and to improve the health of our members and the communities we serve. We currently serve more than 10.6 million members in eight states and the District of Columbia. Care for members and patients is focused on their total health and guided by their personal physicians, specialists and team of caregivers. Our expert and caring medical teams are empowered and supported by industry-leading technology advances and tools for health promotion, disease prevention, state-of-the-art care delivery and world-class chronic disease management. Kaiser Permanente is dedicated to care innovations, clinical research, health education and the support of community health. For more information follow us on twitter or go to: kp.org/share.
LearnWell is a nationally recognized provider of high-quality, individualized education programs for school-aged patients in behavioral health, substance use and eating disorder treatment programs. Working closely with each student’s school district, our goal is to help students maintain academic progress during treatment. With instruction that’s customized for each facility and learner, we help you deliver holistic, patient-centered care and meet accreditation requirements. Founded in 1995, LearnWell delivers customized instruction to over 22,000 patients per year. For more information, visit our website at www.learnwelleducation.com or contact us at email@example.com or (877) 732-9101.
Louisiana Public Health Institute (LPHI)
The Louisiana Public Health Institute (LPHI) is a statewide, 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization founded in 1997 with a mission to improve the health and quality of life of all Louisianans regardless of where they live, work, learn or play. Through diverse public-private partnerships, LPHI designs and manages innovative health systems and health promotion/disease prevention programs to improve population-level health outcomes. Through these efforts, LPHI is dedicated to supporting and enhancing behavioral health integration in the communities we serve. We work directly with Federally Qualified Health Centers, community behavioral health agencies, social service organizations, school-based health centers, and government agencies along the Gulf Coast.
M3 Clinician provides an individualized patient assessment geared toward early detection,co-morbid illness, and identifying people in distress irrespective of their particular diagnosis. Meanwhile, its dimensional subscores help to place patients on a clinical map, leading the clinician toward the appropriate diagnosis. M3 Clinician facilitates longitudinal monitoring and communication among the care team members in a medical home environment.
Magellan has a unique vision of better and more affordable care for adults and children with behavioral health challenges and their families. With our more than 20 years of experience with Medicaid and other public sources of funding, we have a deep understanding of the public healthcare system. This enables us to offer insightful solutions that integrate and coordinate care to meet the needs of our customers and the individuals they serve.
By rolling up our sleeves in local communities, we create relationships and trust that help engage individuals. We combine innovative strategies and clinical best practices with high-touch, personalized care that empowers each individual to reach his or her fullest potential and build strong communities, one person at a time.
Mental Health Risk Retention Group
National Council Strategic Partner Mental Health Risk Retention Group is a liability insurance company owned by its policyholders. It offers stabilized premiums, protection against arbitrary cancellation, quality coverage, and a loss prevention program.
We are passionate leaders, achievers, and innovators dedicated to making a difference in the lives of our members, our providers and in the healthcare industry. We provide government-based health plans (Medicare, Medicaid, and the Health Insurance Marketplace) in three different states (Michigan, Illinois, and Ohio). Our members are our reason for being. We help those eligible for government-sponsored healthcare live better, healthier lives.
Montefiore Medical Center is an academic health system that delivers coordinated, compassionate, science-driven care where, when and how patients need it most. Montefiore consists of eight hospitals, and primary and specialty care provided through a network of more than 150 locations across the region. Montefiore is on the forefront of accountable care, having established one of the first Pioneer ACOs, Health Homes, and IPAs, covering 300,000 people in value-based contracting arrangements. The Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences has an extensive mental health and substance abuse treatment program, and is engaged in population health management through its subsidiary, University Behavioral Associates. In particular, Montefiore has established 24 primary care clinics, which delivers truly integrated and co-located behavioral care as well as 6 behavioral care clinics, which also deliver primary care.
Motivo is a HIPAA-compliant platform specifically designed for virtual clinical supervision. We provide mental health organizations with the tools needed to facilitate secure video sessions, document attendance, and e-sign supervision session notes.
MTM Services is a full service consultation firm that specializes in helping Behavioral Health and Substance Abuse Organizations maintain or often enhance the quality of the services they deliver, while effectively addressing the operational challenges that must be overcome to excel in today’s integrated delivery environment. Since 1995, MTM Services has worked with over 600 organizations in 44 US states, Canada and the Netherlands to bring about impactful changes that are sustainable. MTM Services utilizes a team consultation approach to offer the appropriate customized mix of consultation expertise based specifically on the needs of the client that they are working to assist.
Mutual of America
Mutual of America has specialized in providing retirement products and related services to nonprofit organizations and their employees since 1945. Mutual of America offers a range of services that includes:
• 401(k) (including Profit-Sharing, Safe Harbor and Roth)
• 403(b) (including Tax-Deferred Annuity, Thrift, Safe Harbor and Roth)
• 401(a) Money Purchase Pension and Profit-Sharing
• 457(b) Deferred Compensation
• SEP IRA and SIMPLE IRA
• Defined Benefit
Mutual of America delivers the cost-efficiency of a full-service provider: one company to help you meet your investment, communication and administrative responsibilities. Today, Mutual of America is financially strong and is rated among the strongest life insurance companies in the industry by the major independent rating agencies. With headquarters in New York City and Regional Offices throughout the United States, Mutual of America’s salaried service representatives are never far from the people they serve. There are no brokers, third-party administrators, firms or individuals in the middle that can drive up costs and delay plan-related services. Mutual of America works directly with its clients.
To learn more, visit the Group Products section at mutualofamerica.com.
MyHealios is the leading caregiver telehealth solution in the area of Alzheimer’s and Mental Health. Designed exclusively for caregivers, MyHealios online services provide a specialized, high-quality, and highly professional approach to psychoeducation, therapy, and skill building. The service has been proven to change caregiving behavior in SPMI and AD, resulting in decreased caregiver burden and distress. Additionally, the unique telehealth solution has removed barriers to clinical trial participation.
National Council Strategic Partner myStrength, a digital behavioral health company that helps clinicians extend care by offering evidenced-based, web and mobile self-help resources to patients. Just as a gym provides physical resources for the body, myStrength offers a range of mood-improving resources for the mind, including step-by-step eLearning modules, interactive tools, weekly action plans, and daily inspiration personalized to each user. This consumer-centric and highly confidential HIPAA-compliant platform reduces the stigma and provides inexpensive access to evidence-based resources. A turnkey solution, community behavioral health clinicians refer consumers to myStrength to help patients manage depression and anxiety in between therapy visits, reach rural consumers and offer effective relapse management for patients no longer seeing a therapist. “Using virtual technologies has helped us extend our capacity beyond the walls of our clinic. We can now more easily engage people in treatment and provide continuous care,” says Carl Clark, MD, CEO of the Mental Health Center of Denver and board chair of the National Council for Behavioral Health. To learn more about myStrength visit .www.myStrength.com email firstname.lastname@example.org, or call 720.228.4156. You can also request information online.
National Council Strategic Partner Negley Associates is MHRRG’s underwriting management firm and serves the insurance needs of healthcare and social service providers. Coverage includes workers compensation, general and professional liability, directors and officers’ liability, property and physician policies.
Netsmart is healthcare’s largest human services and integrated care technology provider. Our technology platforms and expertise are integral to the delivery of outcomes-based services and care to more than 25 million persons nationwide.
Netsmart serves more than 500,000 users in more than 24,000 organizations across all 50 states. Our client communities include behavioral health; addiction treatment; intellectual and developmental disabilities; child and family services; public health; home health, hospice, palliative care and private duty; long-term care; and vital records.
Our CareFabric® suite equips providers with a framework of clinical and business solutions for integrated, coordinated delivery of services. In addition to the core CareRecord® (EHR), the CareFabric includes interoperability/integration capabilities for referrals and exchange of authorized health data for continuity of care; data analytics with configurable clinical and management KPI dashboards; population and community health management tools; role-based mobile apps that sync real-time with EHR workflows; a Web-based interactive consumer portal; revenue cycle management; and other solutions and services to support integrated, “whole-person” care.
NextGen Healthcare offers the only fully-integrated EHR/Practice Management system designed specifically for behavioral health practices. Use innovative, integrated workflows and standards-based, configurable behavioral-specific templates that enable your group to work simpler, smarter, and faster. Improve documentation with automated data collection. Provide holistic client care with a robust, interoperable solution. Make more accurate medical decisions — during the patient encounter — based on physical healthcare plans and medications included in the protected health information from the patient’s primary care provider. Join your BH colleagues who have improved overall client health using the integrated, interoperable NextGen® solution.
North Rock Pharmacy
NorthRock Pharmacy is your partner in community mental health. Together we can improve the quality of care and services provided to your clients and the financial strength of your organization. Our goal is to work with your organization in a true partnership.
One of the nation’s largest health systems, Northwell Health delivers world-class clinical care throughout the New York metropolitan area, pioneering research at The Feinstein Institute for Medical Research, a visionary approach to medical education highlighted by the Hofstra Northwell Health School of Medicine, and healthcare coverage to individuals, families and businesses through the CareConnect Insurance Co. Inc. Northwell Health cares for people at every stage of life at 19 hospitals and more than 400 outpatient physician practices throughout the region. Northwell Health’s owned hospitals and long-term care facilities house more than 6,200 beds, employ nearly 11,000 nurses and have affiliations with about 10,000 physicians. With a workforce of about 50,000, Northwell Health is the largest private employer in New York State. For more information, go to www.northwell.edu.
Northwell Health delivers behavioral health services through more than 30 ambulatory community based programs that span the full continuum of mental health and substance sue services. These services provide continuity and care coordination for patients served in over 800 psychiatric and rehabilitation beds in 12 hospitals across the system. The Northwell Health Behavioral Health Service Line are leaders in behavioral health research.
ODH, Inc. is a behavioral health technology and services solution company that helps payers and providers integrate and analyze data from behavioral, physical health and social determinant sources. Its first product, Mentrics, is a leading-edge technology platform that aggregates data, applies analytics and provides insights to help improve the management of population health, network performance and member care.
Open Society Foundations
The Open Society Foundations work to build vibrant and tolerant democracies whose governments are accountable to their citizens. To achieve this mission, the foundations seek to shape public policies that assure greater fairness in political, legal, and economic systems and safeguard fundamental rights. On a local level, the Open Society Foundations implement a range of initiatives to advance justice, education, public health, and independent media. At the same time, we build alliances across borders and continents on issues such as corruption and freedom of information. The foundations place a high priority on protecting and improving the lives of people in marginalized communities. Investor and philanthropist George Soros established the Open Society Foundations, starting in 1984, to help countries make the transition from communism. Our activities have grown to encompass the United States and more than 60 countries in Europe, Asia, Africa, and Latin America. Each foundation relies on the expertise of boards composed of eminent citizens who determine individual agendas based on local priorities.
Optum, a leading information and technology-enabled health services company dedicated to making the health system work better for everyone. Optum is a leader in population health management, helping 60 million Americans navigate the health care system, finance their health care needs and achieve their health and well-being goals. Optum supports the physical, mental and financial health of individuals with solutions offered through employers, health plans, public sector programs and health care providers.
Pathways mission is to ensure the provision of accessible, effective, high quality community-based counseling and social services as an alternative to traditional institutional care. Pathways is dedicated to ensuring that all clients have access to professional community-based care, proven treatment methods and comprehensive service planning. Pathway’s programs all share a primary commitment to provide care that builds upon clients’ strengths and responds to their concerns.
Policy Research Associates
Policy Research Associates, Inc. is a small business that is a national leader in behavioral health and research. We offer four core services that help individuals with behavioral health needs achieve recovery. We offer technical assistance, training, research, and meeting facilitation services, primarily in the content areas of behavioral health; homelessness; benefit access; criminal justice; juvenile justice; service members, veterans, and their families; recovery support; consumers and family members; trauma; and wellness.
Founded in 2004, PracticeWise helps those who are in the business of helping others lead better lives. We prioritize and deliver the best available evidence to enable behavioral health providers and the systems they work in to be as efficient and effective as possible. PracticeWise provides training, tools, and resources that help individuals working with children and families to help kids get better faster. Visit https://www.practicewise.com/ to learn more and to join the PracticeWise community.
Qualifacts’ CareLogic is a pure Software as a Service (SaaS) offering. CareLogic is a single integrated platform supporting the full provider life-cycle, including client registration, scheduling, bed management, the clinical record, ePrescribing, billing, and month-end close. CareLogic is used by the full spectrum of behavioral health and human services agencies: community mental health; inpatient psychiatric care; outpatient, residential, and inpatient addictions; case management and community-based services; developmental disabilities, both in the home and office settings; and employment and vocational training programs.
Regroup is one of the leading telepsychiatry companies in the U.S. Regroup provides high quality clinicians (prescribers and non-prescribers), who deliver telepsychiatry services via a secure, HIPAA compliant, virtual care platform.
National Council Strategic Partner Relias Learning offers a convenient and cost-effective option for continuing education, career development, and staff training. In partnership with the National Council, Relias Learning offers discounted individual online courses as well as comprehensive web-based learning management systems customized to an organization’s needs. Both options allow the behavioral healthcare workforce to earn continuing education credits and stay on the forefront of industry best practices.
In proud partnership with Relias Learning, the National Council for Behavioral Health has developed an Academy site that now offers the new Certificates of Excellence.
Our organization is motivated by a simple idea: People do remarkable things when they’re empowered to follow their life’s calling. The Remarkable Health behavioral health EHR solution clears the way for behavioral health organizations to do what they are meant to do – help people overcome obstacles and become the best version of themselves. The decision to choose Remarkable Health as your behavioral health EHR provider is compelling. From intake to scheduling, clinician’s notes and client care management, to billing, revenue cycle management, and analytical reporting, our behavioral health EHR solution is designed to meet or exceed your organizations needs throughout the lifecycle of a client. Our passion shows in everything we do.
RiverValley and Affiliates
RiverValley and Affiliates is a comprehensive behavioral healthcare provider with corporate offices in Owensboro, Kentucky. The organization provides various inpatient, outpatient, intellectual and developmental disabilities, and addiction/recovery services with locations in Kentucky, New Mexico, Texas, North Carolina, and Nevada. Through the Corporation’s Telehealth services they are able to provide agencies across the United States seeking additional coverage access to psychiatrists, therapists, and ARNP’s, while also providing telehealth positions to physicians looking to supplement their current practices.
Rutgers, School of Health Related Professions, is uniquely positioned to offer the PsyR Track of the MS in Healthcare Management. Coursework includes management, leadership, finance, strategic planning and evidence based practices in PsyR. The only Health Care Management program with a PsyR focus in the country, this program is delivered 100% online and is offered on a part-time basis to better accommodate working professionals.
Earn your Master of Social Work online from Simmons College School of Social Work (SocialWork@Simmons) in as little as 15 months. CSWE-accredited. No GRE required.
Streamline Healthcare Solutions
Streamline Healthcare Solutions delivers web-based software for healthcare organizations to provide and coordinate all service delivery processes. Since 2003, Streamline has been offering software in the health and human services marketplace. By creating meaningful technology, we not only enhance and transform our customer’s business needs, we improve the quality of care for all stakeholders.
Streamline’s software solutions are well suited for organizations who wish to have one system incorporating all business processes to a single solution, and still evolve as business needs develop. Our Meaningful Use certified electronic health record, SmartCare™, is developed to truly integrate all departments moving to a holistic service approach. SmartCare is deployed in a live environment at all service levels including, inpatient, outpatient, intensive-outpatient and residential, as well as functionality for e-prescribing, primary care services and electronic communication with other providers via Continuity of Care Documents (CCD).
Sutter Health was named one of the nation’s top five large health systems in 2016 thanks to its integrated network of physician, employee and volunteer pioneers—more than 60,000 people strong. Rooted in Sutter Health’s not-for-profit mission, these team members partner to deliver exceptional care that feels personal. From physician offices to hospitals to outpatient care centers and home services, they proudly support and learn from the more than 3 million people in their care—nearly 1 percent of the U.S. population, in one of the most diverse and innovative regions in the world. Sutter pioneers adopt new technologies, make novel discoveries and embrace creative thinking to help patients and communities achieve their best health. From its street nurse program that provides check-ups for homeless people, to telemedicine-aided specialist consultations, to walk-in care clinics, to smart glass technology, the Sutter Health team goes beyond traditional models to make care more convenient and to nurture and empower people throughout their medical journey.
TenEleven Group is a software and services company, focused on providing solutions for health and human services agencies to manage their end to end business process from intake to outcomes. Our commitment to our customer is to provide the guidance and technology support necessary to thrive in a performance based payment system. Thousands of users in hundreds of offices use electronic Clinical Record (eCR™) to manage a variety of behavioral health service types from Inpatient, to Outpatient, to Home and Community Based Services, and more. To learn more about TenEleven including the new Treatment Wizard™ for Trauma Informed Care, visit their website.
The University of Southern California
The University of Southern California, one of the top research universities in the world, fosters a vibrant culture of public service and encourages students to cross academic as well as geographic boundaries in their pursuit of knowledge. The School of Social Work, one of the 10 top-ranked, accredited social work graduate programs in the nation (U.S. News & World Report), offers a rigorous, research-supported and mutually responsible learning process that nurtures innovative, principled and insightful leaders and practitioners.
University of Denver School of Social Work
DU’s Graduate School of Social Work fosters social responsibility regarding social and economic justice, quality of life and multicultural communities based on equality for all people. With an online MSW, you will gain practical skills in mental health and trauma, preparing you to pursue careers in a variety of professional settings. Learn more and request information about MSW@Denver on our website.
Valant was founded in 2005 to provide behavioral health organizations, agencies and clinicians with cloud-based software to streamline administration and empower what’s most important: improving outcomes. Inspired by the fact that technology has transformed all of our lives in meaningful ways. Valant has reinvented the behavioral health platform.
Welligent is a leading cloud-based electronic health record (EHR) system that is both mobile and secure. Welligent has successfully implemented some of the largest, multi-state organizations in more than 30 states. Wherever you are, Welligent provides documentation, scheduling, and medication and caseload management access from your desktop, tablet, or smartphone. Welligent provides the software tools needed to manage all programs, services and payors from one, integrated system. Our interoperable software is fully configurable and includes features and options such as clinical records, treatment plan libraries, forms management, ePrescribing, electronic billing, and dashboard reporting.
ZiaPartners is a California-based international behavioral health and health system consulting firm founded in 2001 by Christie A. Cline, MD, MBA, former New Mexico BH Medical Director, and Ken Minkoff, MD, recognized leader in designing and implementing integrated systems and services. ZiaPartners’ mission is to “Change the World” of service delivery so that systems, organizations, and programs are organized, at every level within every available resource, to welcome the needs and inspire the hopes of individuals and families with mental health, substance use, health, and cognitive challenges as well as complex human service needs of all types. ZiaPartners works with systems, provider networks, provider associations, and providers of all types and all levels of complexity, to engage in transformative change within a data-driven performance improvement framework. Projects range from small targeted interventions to large system change activities in which all programs and all persons providing care become welcoming, hopeful, strength-based, trauma-informed and co-occurring/complexity capable. ZiaPartners has consulted in over 40 states, 7 Canadian provinces, and 5 states in Australia, among other locations.