Tag: behavioral health

VA: REACH campaign strives to reduce Veteran suicide

"Reducing national suicide, including for Veterans, is the goal of a new REACH campaign, unveiled July 7 at the National Press Club in Washington,...

Video: How DHA is tackling the psychological impact of the coronavirus

"Dr. Nicholas Polizzi, inTransition Program and Real Warriors Campaign Lead at the Defense Health Agency, discusses the increase in mental health problems from the...

HHS/SAMHSA issues RFP: Behavioral Health Services Information System (BHSIS)

Updated June 29, 2020 Solicitation: 283-20-0556 "... The collection and reporting of service and program data depend upon the capability of providers and State agencies to...

HHS ACL Partners With VA, Others to Offer Challenge focus on...

"The Administration for Community Living (ACL) and the Office for the Assistant Secretary for Health (OASH) at the U.S. Department of Health and Human...

Press Release: ThoughtWorks and VA Launch Chatbot To Help Veterans During...

"ThoughtWorks, a global software consultancy, in partnership with the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA), developed and launched an interactive digital solution to help U.S....

The Washington Post: After delays, Trump rolls out ambitious plan to...

"President Trump on Wednesday unveiled a broad strategy to prevent veteran suicides, an epidemic that has remained stubbornly persistent over three administrations." "The 10-point road...

VA RFI: Education Service Outcome Measures

Solicitation Number: 36C10E20Q0189 "VA, VBA, Education Service is interested in receiving input regarding a potential requirement for support services in capturing, analyzing, and publishing academic...

Magellan Federal awarded $42M Army Family Advocacy Support Services (FASS) contract

Armed Forces Services Corporation, d/b/a Magellan Federal, has been awarded the Family Advocacy Support Services (FASS) contract by the U.S. Army Installation Management Command...

Twenty Veterans Die by Suicide Each Day – We Cannot...

By Anthony M. Kurta and Dr. Keita M. Franklin COVID-19 and Suicide Risk It is hard to address any topic today, without somehow relating it to...

MeriTalk: VA CDO Shares Telemedicine, Suicide Prevention Data Use Cases

"As the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) activates its 'fourth mission' duties to provide lifesaving aid during the COVID-19 coronavirus pandemic, Chief Data Officer...