Systemic Approaches to Behavioral Health Crisis Services
According to Mental Health America’s 2023 State of Mental Health report, 21 percent of adults are experiencing a mental illness yet 55 percent of those (equating to more than 28 million Americans) do not receive treatment. Recent data from the Centers for Disease...
Prescribing via Telehealth: What DEA Proposed Rules Could Mean for Behavioral Health
With the PHE now confirmed to end on May 11, the DEA has proposed two rules that will be used to govern the remote prescribing of controlled substances in the future.
Maximizing Community Needs Assessments: Not Just a Report on the Shelf
Co-authored by Mindy Klowden and Caleb Allen Many local public health agencies, tax exempt hospitals, state agencies, and charitable foundations conduct community needs assessments every 3-5 years to identify the strengths and resources available in the community to...
Health Industry Trend Spotting: 2023 Edition
Third Horizon Strategies CEO and Founder David Smith shares his view on the five most important signals in the health care industry. Read his blog to learn why he feels they are significant and how they could impact the industry.
Calculating Potential Savings Generated by Implementing Value-based Models for Substance Use Disorder Care
The Alliance for Addiction Payment Reform has created a simple interactive Value-based SUD Opportunity Calculator that estimates the potential savings opportunity generated by implementing value-based SUD care.
HHS Proposed Rule Seeks to Increase Care Coordination and Confidentiality for Patients With Substance Use Disorder
On November 29, 2022, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) released a Notice of Proposed Rule Making (NPRM) to 42 CFR Part 2 (Part 2), which could have significant implications the entire health care landscape.