Accelerating Integrated Care (AIC)


Focused on highlighting peer successes integrating behavioral health into primary care, this series is for provider organizations (typically medical groups and independent practice associations rather than practices) and payers who are interested in building the resiliency of communities and primary care teams by taking the next steps in integrating behavioral health into primary care.

Measure Screening and Access for Behavioral Health – 08/29/2020
On August 29th, we were joined by Emily London who shared the results from the recent Patient Assessment Survey as well as how the patient perspective on the current state of access to screening is vital to an organization.

Align Payment – 06/24/2020
Joined by Melora Simon, Dr. Tiffany Nelson, and Julie Fortune. Behavioral health innovators who discussed the findings highlighted in the CQC authored, CHCF Issue Brief, Weaving Together Mental and Physical Health Care Outside the Safety Net, and how they’re collaborating and aligning integrated care.

Accelerating Integrated Care Series, June 24, 2020, Align Payment pdf

CQC Webinar: Increase Depression Screening – 03/31/2020

In this webinar the California Quality Collaborative was joined by Rachel Brodie and Valerie Kong from the Purchaser Business Group on Health’s Measurement & Accountability team, as well as Dr. Michelle Blackmore from Montefiore Medical Center and Dr. Jessica Jeffrey, Dr. Clara Lin, and Rachel Linonis from UCLA Health, who reviewed the importance of depression screening for patients, providers and payers, and provided practical advice and lessons learned for patient-centered depression screening. Attendees shared challenges and questions related to depression screening at their organizations, and identified a next step they could apply at their own organizations.


Begins: June 24, 2020
Ends: August 29, 2020