Benson Hospital, a critical access hospital that operates rural health clinics in southern Arizona to provide comprehensive, family-centered care, announced a partnership with Concert Health, a leading behavioral health medical group, to provide critical behavioral health services integrated directly within primary care. The innovative collaboration gives all of Benson Hospital’s primary care practitioners and consumers same-day access to Concert Health’s expert professionals.
Benson Hospital and Concert Health together are delivering collaborative care, a model proven to significantly improve depression and anxiety outcomes in comparison to traditional treatment methods. With measurement-based tools and same-day support, Benson Hospital primary care professionals can identify and diagnose behavioral health conditions within the primary care setting and make warm handoffs to Concert Health’s remote behavioral care managers for evidence-based interventions.
Benson HealthCare is a rural health system serving the San Pedro Valley in Cochise County, Arizona. The system includes a 22-bed critical access hospital with 24/7 emergency and trauma services, two rural health clinics, and an outpatient therapy center. The system is a subsidiary of TMC HealthCare, a non-profit community health system based in Tucson, Arizona.
Concert Health is building America’s best and largest behavioral health medical group. Through Collaborative Care, an evidence-based model for treating depression and anxiety in primary care settings, Concert makes it easy for primary care professionals to deliver high-quality behavioral health care and improve clinical outcomes. Concert’s turnkey behavioral health services, which include an expert clinical team and a powerful technology platform, are available through partnerships with medical groups and health systems in eight states: Arizona, California, Connecticut, Florida, New Mexico, New York, North Carolina, and South Carolina.
This was reported by Concert Health on May 25, 2021.
Contact information: Brenda Sweeney, Communications, Thermal for Concert Health, 550 West B Street, 4th Floor, San Diego, CA 92101; Email: email@example.com; Website: https://concerthealth.io/
Contact information: Benson Hospital, 450 South Ocotillo Avenue, Benson, AZ 85602; 520-586-2261; Website: http://www.bensonhospital.org/