CARY, N.C. (PRWEB)
July 25, 2018
Patagonia Health’s Behavioral Health Electronic Health Record (EHR) program is designed privately to accommodate a needs of village health centers providing piece abuse commotion and mental health services. The Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) has recently done appropriation accessible for village health centers with a 2018 Expanding Access to Quality SUD-MH Services Funding opportunity. Dollars awarded by HRSA can be practical toward infrastructure improvements, including squeeze of an ONC-certified Behavioral Health EHR.
Community health centers, including Federally Qualified Health Centers (FQHC), receiving appropriation will be compulsory to enhance peculiarity integrated piece use commotion (SUD) impediment and diagnosis services to urge their ability to accommodate a health needs of a race they serve. In further to expanding integrated SUD impediment and diagnosis services, a apportionment of a services contingency residence opioid use disorder, as well. These stretched services will advantage from a support of EHR record designed for behavioral health. Patagonia Health’s extensive Behavioral Health EHR meets these needs with facilities including:
- Integration with existent EHR systems, such as Athena, or a ability to duty as a standalone EHR
- Authorization tracking with genuine time updates
- Patient Centered Assessments and Treatment Plans
- Extensive Library of Screening/Assessment/Counseling Tools
- Electronic Prescription of Controlled Substances (EPCS)
- Interoperability between state Prescription Drug Monitoring Programs (PDMP)
- Patient Engagement and Education with Actionable Reports
- Compliance to Regulatory Requirements
- Behavioral health-specific billing functionality
“Patagonia Health’s Behavioral Health EHR is designed to be flexible. Whether an FQHC has an existent EHR and needs to addition it with behavioral health-specific functionality or if a core needs a standalone system, a EHR can support their needs,” says Ashok Mathur, Co-Founder and CEO, Patagonia Health, “Our extensive complement enables providers to have a transparent design of their patients, ensuing in softened whole studious caring and softened operational efficiencies.”
For some-more information about how Patagonia Health’s Behavioral Health EHR meets HRSA appropriation mandate and supports SUD-MH services, revisit https://patagoniahealth.com/implementing-hrsa-sud-mh-funding/.
About HRSA’s 2018 Expanding Access to Quality SUD-MH Services Funding
The mercantile year (FY) 2018 Expanding Access to Quality Substance Use Disorder and Mental Health Services (SUD-MH) supplemental appropriation event provides support to HRSA-funded health centers to exercise and allege evidence-based strategies to enhance entrance to integrated piece use commotion and mental health services.
Approximately $350 million is accessible in FY 2018, with awards expected in Sep 2018. On Jun 15, 2018, HRSA emailed authorised health centers a limit volume of appropriation they might request. The SUD-MH Instructions offers additional appropriation sum and guidance, including a list of evidence-based strategies. More information can be found on a HRSA website during https://bphc.hrsa.gov/programopportunities/fundingopportunities/sud-mh/.
About Patagonia Health Inc.
Patagonia Health Inc. is a medical program retailer that has built a cloud and apps-based program solution. The resolution includes an integrated, federally-certified, Electronic Health Record (EHR), Practice Management (PM) and Billing software. The company’s goal is to solve dual vital barriers to EHR adoption, usability and cost, and residence customers’ series one problem: billing. Patagonia Health’s one-of-a-kind apps-based complement represents a model change in a EHR program industry, and a highly-intelligent resolution uses worldly record that is intensely easy-to-use. Innovative and singular apps yield timely information for organizations to urge workflow, streamline their operations and take their organizations to a subsequent level. For some-more information, revisit https://www.patagoniahealth.com or email info(at)patagoniahealth(dot)com.