Tag: behavioral health

Resilience in the Healthcare Industry

Susan Sharer, FedHealthIT’s President, had the opportunity to interview Liz Porter, Group President with Leidos’ Health Group where she oversees the portfolio of programs...

GovernmentCIO: Army Medical Command Sees 70% Boost in Virtual Health Care...

"U.S. Army Medical Command has seen a 70 percent increase in virtual health amid COVID-19, especially in providing its beneficiaries greater access to mental...

Stars and Stripes: Report shows high demand for treating vets with...

"Veterans are at high risk for suffering from substance abuse disorders and mental health issues at the same time, and they often struggle to...

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...

Invisible wounds: understanding PTSD

In the United States, 60% of men and half of all women experience at least one traumatic event in their lives, according to the...

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...