As of one year later, about 39,211 prescribers have been certified, according to the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA), although Dr. ... Find a doctor. Not sure who's prescribing in your area? Search for those who choose
Reducing fragmented care to improve the delivery of mental health services and foster better collaboration among providers. ... Yet paradoxically, a large proportion of patients with common mental disorders do not receive needed treatment because their
A few weeks ago I wrote about dubious medical research from the 1950s involving prostate biopsies on skid row alcoholics. The research had ...
If there were a community crisis center that was robust and effective, we would have fewer emergency mental health visits. ... Mental health hospitalizations and emergency room visits are almost always a drain on hospital resources since we don’t have
The interesting headline-grabbing finding was that after a single dose (“trip”) with psilocybin, a majority of patients in both trials reported improved mood, decreases in mental health symptoms, and positive ... good trips). Here's the kicker: Six
Mental health disorders. These are related to natural disasters and include post-traumatic stress disorder, depression, isolation, and anxiety. ... 3. The health care sector should implement environmentally sustainable and energy-efficient practices.
As an academic hospitalist, I see how the hospital affects patients. The hospital has become a necessary evil for those who are very sick. B...
adequate mental health care, and fight against any and all discrimination. ... We are master diagnosticians in addition to practicing disease prevention and population health.
I have been speaking nationally and internationally about the health effects of global climate change. ... allergies, asthma, chronic health conditions, and effects on mental health.
to appeal prescription denials when they switch to a new qualified health plan. ... The paper proposes specific ways to better integrate mental health with the care provided by primary care internists.