Indian Health Care Providers series #2: Introduction to Telebehavioral Health

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Training Details

Event Dates and Timeframe
Thursday, September 24, 2020 at 10:00 AM until 11:30 AM
Location and Delivery Method
Delivery Method
Online / Web Delivered
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Cost Range
This series is specifically for WA State and Region 10 Indian Health Care Providers, Tribal and Urban Indian Behavioral Health Program Providers

Host And Instructor

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NW Mental Health Technology Transfer Center Network (MHTTC)
Dr. Chris Fore & Lucilla Mendoza

Training Overview Description

This event, Session 2, features Dr. Chris Fore, Director, IHS TeleBehavioral Health Center of Excellence at Indian Health Service. Dr. Fore will present “Introduction to Telebehavioral Health for IHCPs”, covering topics such as defining telehealth, workflow considerations, configuring the space and privacy issues, billing and reimbursement and special considerations and more. The focus will be informed by the previous session’s discussion. Lucilla Mendoza, tribal behavioral health administrator with the Washington State Health Care Authority (HCA), will attend as the HCA billing/IHCP expert to attend and help field questions.

Event-specific Details

Please join the Northwest MHTTC and our Organizing Partners to provide the second of two webinars on Telebehavioral health.

This event, Session 2, is an open engagement/discussion among participants focused on addressing barriers and highlighting innovations in telebehavioral health, e.g., identify barriers with the delivery of telehealth such as access to technology, privacy, issues with physical location and comfort for providers and clients; highlight innovations being explored and discuss the positive outcomes rising to the surface during this rapid onset of telehealth.

Organizing Partners include the Behavioral Health Training, Workforce and Policy Innovation Center of the University of Washington's Behavioral Health Institute in partnership with the WA State Health Care Authority (HCA). Key Tribal Partners include the Indian Health Service's Telebehavioral Health Center of Excellence (TBHCE), the American Indian Health Commission (AIHC) of Washington State and others.

Behavioral Health/Mental Illness
All Administrative Support Services
All Behavioral Health / Social
All Health Care
All Tribal Services/Tribal Government

Registration Information

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER for Indian Health Care Providers series #2: Introduction to Telebehavioral Health or