Blimey! This was the initial one word response when the United Kingdom’s Norman Lamb and I toured the Institute for Family Health (IFH) Harlem Center in north Manhattan. A long-time member of parliament and prior Minister of Health, MP Norman Lamb is not easily impressed. His Liberal Democrats have pressed for the future in mental health, calling for parity since 2010, with the campaign, “No health without mental health.” The party also inspired a nationwide UK “Zero Suicide in Healthcare” dialogue in early 2015. But, as Senior Vice-President Virna Little and her team showcased their integrated services, it was impossible not to conclude … [Read More...]
Some things go without saying. Some things are so obvious. They are just the plain truth. For example, I look in the mirror every morning and see a … [Read More...]
I am a behavioral health care executive. I know because of my socks. Many years ago I was sitting in an Atlanta office interviewing with one of the … [Read More...]
Was just crunching data…2014 vs 2015 total police department utilization up from 185 to 226 average monthly…(average time still under 5 min). While most are pick-up orders, there’s been a 75% increase in “discretionary” use of RRC by police.
Only answer for that is improved customer service and accessibility. – Nick Margiotta