There is a subset of the American population with co-morbid mental and medical conditions. Based on epidemiological data from the National Comorbidity Survey Replication, an estimated 34 million American adults, or 17 percent of the adult population, have comorbid mental and medical conditions within a given 12 month period. The high prevalence of co-morbidity and system fragmentation leads to problems in quality and costs of care that are complicated and burdensome. The elevated cost of care for this population, coupled with the Affordable Care Act’s push for breaking down silos and providing "continuity of care," offers tremendous opportunity for improving care coordination.
By integrating care, by creating a coordinated, integrated and comprehensive care process across all providers of care, healthcare providers will:
We believe integrating care is one of the most important components of the changing healthcare landscape for organizations to understand. Healthcare IT plays an integral role in promoting a methodical approach to delivering coordinated services.
CareConnect connects an organization with providers, hospitals, physicians, Health Information Exchanges (HIE) and integrated delivery networks with the goal of improving efficiencies and reducing the cost of healthcare. The solution enables the transaction of protected health information (PHI) between participating organizations, allowing them to share information while meeting Stage 2 Meaningful Use requirements and supporting all federal and state policies and standards for health information exchange.
With CareConnect, you’re connected to a network of behavioral health providers with the nation's leading health systems such as:
You’ll also be connected to:
You don't need one of our electronic health records to utilize this solution.