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11.22 Behavioral Health IT News

Featured ArticlesThe Crisis in Mental Healthcare - Can EHRs Help?Irv Lichtenwald  |  The Doctor Weighs InMost ER doctors see at least one patient per shift with mental health issues. Technology can help enable...

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11.8 Behavioral Health IT News

Featured ArticlesHalloween Is Not the Only Thing That Can Haunt UsThomas G. Kimball, PhD  |  The Doctor Weighs InFor the 19 percent of Americans—almost 44 million people—who suffer annually from...

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10.25 Behavioral Health IT News

Featured ArticlesMental Health Emergency Department Visits Outpace Non-Psychiatric Episodes, Study SaysSusan Morse  |  HealthCare Finance NewsMental health-related visits to emergency rooms are growing faster...

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10.11 Behavioral Health IT News

Featured ArticlesHow Budget Cuts Are Effecting Mental Health CareSarah Daren  |  HealthWorks CollectiveState pilot programs, standalone psychiatric emergency rooms and telemedicine are a few ways of trying to...

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9.27 Behavioral Health IT News

Featured ArticlesPsychiatrist: Even Imperfect Apps Can Help Mental Health PatientsJeff Rowe  |  Continuum of Care NewsWith ‘gold standard’ treatment options few and far between, it makes sense to...

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9.13 Behavioral Health IT News

Featured ArticlesMental Health Improves with Age, Study SuggestsPsychiatric NewsYes, physical and cognitive health decline with age, but the aging process creates a paradox in which mental health improves over time.Can...

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8.30 Behavioral Health IT News

Featured ArticlesSome Great Leaders Had Mental Illness--It May Have HelpedSeth Borenstein  |  Associated PressDid mental illness make Lincoln, Grant, Churchill and Kennedy more effective in times of crisis?...

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8.16 Behavioral Health IT News

Featured ArticlesAmid Shortage, Number of Psychiatric Beds in U.S. Down 13% from 2010Michael Ollove  |  PBS NewsHourPsychiatric boarding—temporarily housing the mentally ill in emergency rooms, hospitals...

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8.2 Behavioral Health IT News

Featured ArticlesNo, Mental Illness Does Not Lead to TerrorismLindsay Holmes  |  The Huffington PostOnly 3 to 5 percent of violence is attributable to those with a mental illness. Indeed, the mentally ill are...

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7.19 Behavioral Health IT News

Featured ArticlesObamacare and Mental Health: An Unfinished StoryBrianna Ehley  |  POLITICOYes, the ACA did much to improve behavioral health care on the insurance side, but a lot more is required to make sure...

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