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By IHI Multimedia Team | Tuesday, Nov 12, 2019
To provide better behavioral health care in the emergency department, one organization had to rethink how to more effectively and efficiently assess their patients' needs and get them connected to the right care.


Tag(s): Quality Improvement, ED - Emergency Department, Behavioral Health, Triple Aim for Populations
By Michael Tang | Thursday, Nov 07, 2019
A physician shares evidence that, when behavioral health care is well-integrated into primary care, it can address each component of the Triple Aim and increase joy in work, what some call the "Quadruple Aim."


Tag(s): Quality Improvement, Behavioral Health, Triple Aim for Populations, quality cost and value, Joy in Work
By IHI Multimedia Team | Thursday, Oct 31, 2019
When young people are struggling with serious mental health issues, their families often bring them to the emergency department because they don’t know where else to turn. But the ED is not always the best option.


Tag(s): Quality Imporvement, ED - Emergency Department, Behavioral Health, Pediatrics, Triple Aim for Populations
By Vibeke Rischel | Tuesday, Oct 08, 2019
Co-creating solutions with volunteers has been the key to identifying and preventing depression in older adults in three communities in Denmark.


Tag(s): Triple Aim for Populations, Geriatrics, Behavioral Health, Europe
By Daniel Low | Tuesday, Sep 24, 2019
Undoing standard practice isn't easy. But when it may be doing harm, change is necessary. A surgeon describes how his team helped break the cycle of unnecessary opioid prescribing and decreased patient exposure from 85 percent to zero.


Tag(s): Patient Safety, Quality Improvement, Behavioral Health
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