Implementing Behavioral Health Integration in Primary Care

Sunday, June 26, 2016
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Amy Leary
University of Massachusetts Medical School
Amy Norrman-Harmon, BA

A detailed review of the teaching assistance (TA) and shared learning (SL) in the area of behavioral health integration UMass Medical School provided to participants of the Primary Care Payment Reform program, an alternative payment pilot developed by the Massachusetts Medicaid program, MassHealth. PCPR was designed to improve access, patient experience, quality and efficiency. As a result of TA and SL, practices reported higher rates on behavioral health quality measures and milestones.

Conference 
AcademyHealth Annual Research Meeting