Tag: Path Forward Coalition

Jul 12, 2024

Integrating Behavioral Health Care into Primary Care Settings: The Collaborative Care Model 

The Collaborative Care Model: How it works, how it can be integrated into primary and specialty care settings, and its many benefits.

May 28, 2024

NCQA Report Evaluates the Current Evidence for Behavioral Health Network Adequacy Standards

Funded by the Sozosei Foundation, this white paper report presents the NCQA’s findings and highlights models that have successfully improved access to care. These models have the potential to influence the future design of behavioral health networks and adequacy standards.

May 18, 2024

Recap: Mid-Atlantic Path Forward Webinar on the Collaborative Care Model

This webinar delved into the intricate implementation of the Collaborative Care Model within primary care settings. Attendees gained valuable insights into how these programs are being integrated, the progress they have made, and their current status.

Jan 17, 2024

Engaging Insurers on Behavioral Health – An Employer Resource

The issues of mental health access and quality have become increasingly recognized as foundational to employer health strategy. 

Key Focus Areas: Network Access, Other Access, Quality of Care Management, Integration into Primary Care and Workplace Mental Health.

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Dec 14, 2023

Path Forward Applauds Inseparable for Their Focus on High-Impact Actions

A new set of recommendations from Inseparable identifies a number of policies to improve access to mental health care.

Oct 10, 2023

Improving Network Adequacy for Mental Health Care and Substance Use Disorders

The Path Forward Coalition has released a new report: “Equitable Access to Care for Mental Health and Substance Use Disorders: Standards, Measures, and Enforcement of Network Adequacy.”

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Sep 17, 2023

Employer Action Plan

Take charge of mental health care for millions of Americans with the purchasing power in your hands. What it takes is a just a few small changes to how purchasers negotiate with insurance companies and third-party administrators. And we are here to help.

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Jul 18, 2023

Press Release
New Patient Survey Shows Significant Disparities in Access Between Mental Health and Substance Use Versus Physical Health Care

Members of the Path Forward for Mental Health and Substance Use issue urgent recommendations in response to new report on continued behavioral health access challenges.

May 17, 2023

Case Study
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan’s Collaborative Care Model Improves Patient Health and Lowers Costs

Studies show that chronic conditions can be better managed when behavioral health problems are addressed. Patients get better faster. And care costs less.

May 10, 2023

Solving the Youth Mental Health Crisis: A Philanthropic Dialogue

Briefing provided to a diverse group of more than 50 philanthropists and their representatives, including individual philanthropists and foundation representatives from national, place-based and community foundations.