Integrated Care DC June 2024 Newsletter

Integrated Care DC June 2024 Newsletter

Integrated Care DC Launches a New Learning Collaborative for Medicaid Providers We invite you to join our year-long learning collaborative where you will learn about Medicaid value-based payment (VBP) arrangements in the District of Columbia, how these VBP programs...
Integrated Care DC May 2024 Newsletter

Integrated Care DC May 2024 Newsletter

Leadership in Value-Based Care Engaging practice leaders to support person-centered, value-based care is essential for building an integrated health system. However, organizational change can be unsettling. Whether you are developing new workflows, billing procedures,...
Integrated Care DC April 2024 Newsletter

Integrated Care DC April 2024 Newsletter

Public Comment Period Now Open for 1115 Demonstration Waiver Renewal The Department of Health Care Finance (DHCF) intends to submit a five-year renewal request of the District of Columbia’s Section 1115 Demonstration to the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services...
Integrated Care DC April 2024 Newsletter

Integrated Care DC March 2024 Newsletter

New Learning Series to Help Providers Unlock Healthcare Business Success Register now for a four-part series designed for healthcare professionals, decision-makers, and financial analysts to gain comprehensive insights into healthcare service costs, including...
Integrated Care DC February 2024 Newsletter

Integrated Care DC February 2024 Newsletter

DHCF Unveils Reimbursement Rates for New Behavioral Health Integration Services Last December, the DC Department of Health Care Finance (DHCF) announced reimbursement rates for two new services that integrate behavioral health care with physical health care:...
Integrated Care DC January 2024 Newsletter

Integrated Care DC January 2024 Newsletter

Integrating Social Services with Primary and Behavioral Health Care Research underscores the positive impact of integrated primary care and behavioral health delivered by interprofessional teams of medical and mental health professionals. Studies also suggest that...
Integrated Care DC December 2023 Newsletter

Integrated Care DC December 2023 Newsletter

Elevating Patient Care and Practice Success Through Quality Measurement and Improvement Whether you are a provider preparing for the incorporation of behavioral health services into DC’s Medicaid managed care program, or already have experience with managed care...
Integrated Care DC November 2023 Newsletter

Integrated Care DC November 2023 Newsletter

DEA & HHS Extend Telemedicine Flexibilities for Controlled Medication Prescriptions Is your practice prescribing buprenorphine or other controlled substances by telehealth? If so, you should be aware that the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) and the U.S....
Integrated Care DC October 2023 Newsletter

Integrated Care DC October 2023 Newsletter

Todos Somos, Somos Uno: We Are All, We Are One! The District of Columbia observes Hispanic Heritage Month from September 15 through October 15 as a time to celebrate our diverse Hispanic and Latino communities, which represent 11.7% of the District’s population. While...
Integrated Care DC September 2023 Newsletter

Integrated Care DC September 2023 Newsletter

Addressing the District’s Opioid Crisis during National Recovery Month September is National Recovery Month, an annual event that promotes evidence-based treatment and recovery practices. The District of Columbia reported a provisional 590 drug overdose deaths in the...
Integrated Care DC August 2023 Newsletter

Integrated Care DC August 2023 Newsletter

National Health Center Week | August 6 – 12 This week is National Health Center Week (NHCW), an annual celebration led by the National Association of Community Health Centers to raise awareness of the work, mission, and accomplishments of America’s 1,400...
Integrated Care DC July 2023 Newsletter

Integrated Care DC July 2023 Newsletter

Empowering Patients: Sharing Substance Use Disorder Treatment Information with the CRISP DC Health Information Exchange Bridging the information gap between physical and behavioral health is crucial for whole-person care. In July 2022, the Chesapeake Regional...
Integrated Care DC June 2023 Newsletter

Integrated Care DC June 2023 Newsletter

LGBTQ+ Pride Month: Ensuring Affirmative and Inclusive Whole-Person Care On June 1, Mayor Muriel Bowser raised the LGBTQIA+ pride flag at the John A. Wilson Building to kick off Pride Month in the District of Columbia, an annual celebration honoring the District’s...
Mid-Month Update | May 2023

Mid-Month Update | May 2023

Preparing for Success: Key Takeaways from DC Managed Care Readiness Workshop Uncertainty about how to get ready for integrating behavioral health into managed care led nearly 200 stakeholders to attend this event hosted by Department of Health Care Finance (DHCF), DBH...
Integrated Care DC May 2023 Newsletter

Integrated Care DC May 2023 Newsletter

One Week Until Integrated Care DC Managed Care Readiness Workshop We are a week away from our in-person Managed Care Readiness Workshop on Tuesday, May 9 from 8:30 am to 3:30 pm at the Marion S. Barry, Jr. Building (Metro: One Judiciary Square). Hosted by the DC...
Integrated Care DC April 2023 Newsletter

Integrated Care DC April 2023 Newsletter

Integrated Care DC Managed Care Readiness (In-Person) Workshop on May 9 Integrated Care DC and the DC Department of Health Care Finance (DHCF) are hosting an in-person workshop for behavioral health providers and other organizations seeking to prepare for the upcoming...
Integrated Care DC March 2023 Newsletter

Integrated Care DC March 2023 Newsletter

Women’s History Month and Mental Health Mental health is vital to women’s physical and emotional well-being, and Women’s History Month is the perfect time to focus on the importance of behavioral health in women’s lives. It is essential to...
Mid-Month Update | February 2023

Mid-Month Update | February 2023

In this issue: Upcoming Lunch and Learn Sessions Practice Spotlight: Community Wellness Ventures Integrates Data to Support Care Resources for Black Mental Health and Wellness Latest from Learning Library In Case You Missed It…CRISP DC Consent Tool Dive into a...
Integrated Care DC February 2023 Newsletter

Integrated Care DC February 2023 Newsletter

Black Mental Health Matters February 2023 marks Black History Month, an annual commemoration of Black Americans’ achievements, contributions, and history. This year’s celebration of the strength and resilience of the Black community also provides a...
Mid-Month Update | January 2023

Mid-Month Update | January 2023

Upcoming Lunch & Learn Sessions Happening Today: Tuesday, January 17 | 12:00 – 1:00 pm PCBH Series Sustainable Trauma Treatment: How Accelerated Resolution Therapy Can be Utilized in a PCBH Setting to Effectively Treat Trauma Speakers: Rachel Delaney Geier,...
Integrated Care DC January 2023 Newsletter

Integrated Care DC January 2023 Newsletter

January is Mental Wellness Month January is Mental Wellness Month. It is a great reminder to check Integrated Care DC for the latest tools and resources to help your patients cope better with the everyday stresses of work and home life. It is also an opportunity to...
Mid-Month Update | December 2022

Mid-Month Update | December 2022

We would like to express our sincerest gratitude for the trust your practice placed in the Integrated Care DC team for coaching, learning, and development throughout the year. Have a happy and safe holiday season, and we’ll see you in the new year. Check out,...
Integrated Care DC December 2022 Newsletter

Integrated Care DC December 2022 Newsletter

It’s National Stress-Free Family Holidays month. How to stay cool, calm, and collected The holidays are when families come together to share and build memories from Chanukah, Christmas, and Kwanzaa, and from Boxing Day through the New Year. That’s why...
Mid-Month Update | November 2022

Mid-Month Update | November 2022

November 19th is International Survivors of Suicide Loss Day Saturday, November 19 is International Survivors of Suicide Loss Day, a time for survivors of suicide loss to come together to find connection, understanding, and hope through their shared experience....
Integrated Care DC November 2022 Newsletter

Integrated Care DC November 2022 Newsletter

In this edition… This November: National Stress Awareness and International Survivors of Suicide Loss Upcoming November Lunch and Learn Web Sessions Provider Spotlights: Hope4You & Gerald Project ON-DEMAND: Primary Care Behavioral Health Webinars ON-DEMAND:...
Mid-month Update | October 2022

Mid-month Update | October 2022

Upcoming Lunch & Learn Sessions TODAY: Tuesday, October 18 | 12:00 – 1:00 pm It’s a Matter of Context and Compassion: Utilizing Contextualism to Promote Engagement and Health Behavioral Change Speakers: Suzanne Daub, LCSW & Marsha Johnson, LCSW, and...
Integrated Care DC October 2022 Newsletter

Integrated Care DC October 2022 Newsletter

In this edition… October is National Depression and Mental Health Screening Month Upcoming lunch & learn sessions Provider Spotlight: Bread for the City On-Demand: Advance Directive Featured Resource: Advancing integrated mental health solutions Latest...
Mid-Month Update | September 2022

Mid-Month Update | September 2022

Upcoming Lunch & Learn Sessions Today: Tuesday, September 20 | 12:00 – 1:00 pm Making Brief Interventions Radical: Infusing focused Acceptance and Commitment Therapy Integrated Primary Care Speakers: Suzanne Daub, LCSW, Marsha Johnson, LCSW, & David...
Integrated Care DC September 2022 Newsletter

Integrated Care DC September 2022 Newsletter

In this edition… National Recovery Month Upcoming Lunch & Learn Sessions DC Provider Spotlights: Anchor Mental Health New Film Chronicles Recovery in Communities Featured learning resource Latest learning resources Dive into a topic September is National...
Mid-month Update | August 2022

Mid-month Update | August 2022

Upcoming Lunch & Learn Sessions TODAY: Tuesday, August 16 | 12:00 – 1:00 pm Behavioral Health Consultation: Planning With The Patient Speakers: Suzanne Daub, LCSW and Marsha Johnson, LCSW Soon: Thursday, August 25 | 12:00 – 1:00 pm Effective...
Integrated Care DC August 2022 Newsletter

Integrated Care DC August 2022 Newsletter

In this edition… National Health Center Week – Aug. 7-13 Upcoming lunch and learn sessions New film chronicles addiction in communities Learning resources Dive into a topic National Health Center Week August 7 – 13 National Health Center Week is an...
Mid-month Update | July 2022

Mid-month Update | July 2022

Upcoming Events Click here to Register SOON: Tuesday, July 26 | 12:00 – 1:00 pm Behavioral Health Consultation: The Structure of the Visit Speakers: Suzanne Daub, LCSW and Marsha Johnson, LCSW SOON: Thursday, August 4 | 1:00 – 2:00 pm Consent Management...
Integrated Care DC July 2022 Newsletter

Integrated Care DC July 2022 Newsletter

In this edition… National Minority Mental Health Awareness Month DHCF and CRISP announce DC HIE Consent Management Solution Project Upcoming lunch & learn sessions 2022 DMV Perinatal Mental Health Symposium Call for Proposals Featured resource: Advancing...
Mid-Month Update | June 2022

Mid-Month Update | June 2022

DHCF and CRISP Announces DC HIE Consent Management Solution Project CRISP DC is partnering with DHCF to develop a comprehensive, open-source consent management solution to enable compliant electronic exchange of behavioral health information, including substance use...
Integrated Care DC June 2022 Newsletter

Integrated Care DC June 2022 Newsletter

In this edition… Commemorating LGBTQ pride month DHCF and CRISP announce DC HIE Consent Management Solution Project Upcoming lunch & learn sessions Healthcare worker shout out Earn CE & CME from Integrated Care DC Featured Resource: LGBTQ mental health...
Mid-Month Update | May 2022

Mid-Month Update | May 2022

Upcoming Events TODAY: Tuesday, May 17 @ 12 – 1:00 pm Lunch & Learn: Help! We’re so Short Staffed: Best Practices for Hiring and Retaining Your Workforce SOON: Tuesday, June 7 @ 12:30 – 1:00 pm Understanding How & Why Providers & Payers Are...
Integrated Care DC May 2022 Newsletter

Integrated Care DC May 2022 Newsletter

National Mental Health Month Upcoming Lunch & Learn workshops ICYMI: Now Offering CE for Social Workers and CME Press Play: What we’re listening to… Featured Resource: Physician Burnout Take the Integrated Care DC survey Dive into a resource by topic May is...
Mid-Month Update | April 2022

Mid-Month Update | April 2022

Upcoming Events SOON: April 26 @ 12:30 pm – 1:00 pm Lunch & Learn: The Primary Care Behavioral Health (PCBH) Model of Integrated Care SOON: May 3 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm Lunch & Learn: Harm Reduction Series Session 2: Overdose Prevention or Naloxone...
Integrated Care DC April 2022 Newsletter

Integrated Care DC April 2022 Newsletter

In this edition… National Minority Health Month Upcoming Events ICYMI: Integrated Care DC now offers CE for Social Workers and CME Staff Picks: What we’re reading Funding Opportunities Featured Resource: Reimbursements Take our Survey April is National Minority Health...
Mid-Month Update | March 2022

Mid-Month Update | March 2022

Upcoming Events SOON: March 22 @ 12:00 pm Lunch & Learn: Behavioral Health Providers’ Responsibility in Managing Medical Conditions: Making Clinical Improvements and Meeting Quality Metrics SOON: April 5 @ 12:00 pm Lunch & Learn: Perinatal Substance Use:...
Integrated Care DC March 2022 Newsletter

Integrated Care DC March 2022 Newsletter

In this edition… National Social Work Month Integrated Care DC now offers CME credits for social workers Upcoming Events Staff Picks: What we’re reading Funding Opportunities Featured Resource: Revenue Cycle Foundations Survey: We still want to hear from you It’s...
Mid-Month Update | February 2022

Mid-Month Update | February 2022

Upcoming Events SOON: February 22 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm Integrating Screening for Drug Use in General Medical Settings & Optimizing the Care Team SOON: March 1 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm The Primary Care Behavioral Health (PCBH) Model of Integrated Care...
Integrated Care DC February 2022 Newsletter

Integrated Care DC February 2022 Newsletter

In this Edition… Black History and Mental Health Upcoming events What we’re reading and listening to… Funding opportunities Featured resources – Collaborative Care Survey: We still want to hear from you Dive into a topic Black History and Mental Health It’s the...
Mid-Month Update | January 2022

Mid-Month Update | January 2022

Upcoming Events SOON: January 25 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm TeleMAT Part 2: Treating Addiction, Including MAT via Telehealth February 8 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm How to Mitigate Workforce Burnout & Fatigue RESCHEDULED: February 15 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm...
Integrated Care DC January 2022 Newsletter

Integrated Care DC January 2022 Newsletter

In this Edition… Mental Wellness Month Upcoming events Rev-Up DC Program: Space still available Funding opportunities Survey: We want to hear from you Featured resources – Staff Wellness & Support Strategies From the library Dive into a topic January is...
Integrated Care DC January 2022 Newsletter

Mid-Month Update | December 2022

In this Edition… Don’t miss these upcoming events Notice of funding opportunities Survey: We want to hear from you Featured resources Rev-Up DC program now open Our new Integrated Care DC logo From the library Dive into a topic Don’t Miss These Upcoming Events SOON:...
Integrated Care DC December 2021 Newsletter

Integrated Care DC December 2021 Newsletter

In this Edition… New Integrated Care DC logo Rev-Up DC program now open Survey: We want to hear from you Upcoming events Featured resource From the library Dive into a topic New Integrated Care DC Logo Same Commitment to value-based care for District residents...
Upcoming Event

Upcoming Event

October 13 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM Integrated Care DC Introductory Session Join this introductory session to learn more about how to participate in this free multi-year program sponsored by the Dept of Health Care Finance (DHCF) for Medicaid providers. Description:...
Upcoming Events

Upcoming Events

September 29 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm Interactive Workshop: Telehealth in a Post-Pandemic Era: Sustainable Approaches to Support Integrated Care Part 2 Register Now CRISP Training: Community-Based Organizations September 27, 2021 4:30 – 5:00 | This training...