Better Care for Patients in Crisis: American Association for Emergency Psychiatry President Leslie Zun, M.D., talks about meeting psychiatric needs in the ED H&HN (Sept. 22, 2017)
Virtual Behavioral Health Services AHA Blog (May 19, 2017)
AHA Opioid Toolkit
Stem the Tide: Addressing the Opioid Epidemic (October 2017)
Executive Dialogue Series, Webinars, and Conference Calls
Improving Care for Hospitalized Adults with Substance Use Disorder - understanding needs, engaging leaders, and changing systems ...
New Mexico Psychiatrists, Police Collaborate on Behavioral Health H&HN (October 3, 2017)
Why Hospitals Are Housing the Homeless H&HN (January 5, 2017)
Military hospital’s wild garden puts nature’s healing effects to the test Health Facilities Management (Nove...
National Academy of Medicine's Four Action Priorities
NAMI: CEO's Against Stigma Campaign
SAMHSA: Community Conversations about Mental Health
SAMHSA: Caring for Every Child's Mental Health
Federal Legislative and Regulatory Activities
The 21 Century Cures Act
AHA Legislative Advisory: The 21 Century Cures Act 12/7/16
Comprehensive Behavioral Health Reform
AHA to Sen. McConnell Re: Senate Vote on Meaningful Mental Health Reform Legislation (August 29, 2016)
AHA to ...
Access and Coverage
Evidence Based Practices
Health Reform & Behavioral Health
Integration of Physical & Behavioral Health
Mental Health Parity
Prevention, Early ...
State Resources and Activities
Access to Behavioral Health Care in Massachusetts: The Basics, The Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts Foundation (July 2017)
Physical and Behavioral Health Integration: State Policy Approaches to Support Key Infrastructure, National Academy for ...
One in four Americans experiences a mental illness or substance abuse disorder each year, and the majority also has a comorbid physical health condition. Hospitals and health systems provide essential behavioral health care services to millions of Americans every day. In recent years, t...