By Monica E. Oss These are lean times for health and human service organizations. The drop in face-to-face visits of all types. Limited demand for “non-emergency” procedures and services. In the past six months, the CARES Act Provider Relief Fund disbursements have been a lifesaver for many. More than one provider organization executive has said that without those funds they would have closed many programs at this point. Just a few months ago, a National Council for Behavioral Health survey found that only 9% of provider organization executives believed they could survive a year (see The Sound Of Closing Doors) without government assistance. And the need for government assistance to continue with “business as usual” hasn’t diminished. A…
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COVID-19 Risk Management Plan August 11, 2021

We are excited to return to sunny southern California for The 2021 OPEN MINDS Management Best Practices Institute at the picturesque Newport Beach Marriott Hotel & Spa, August 23-26, 2021. To help plan your in-person attendance, visit for a schedule of events happening throughout the week.

The resurgence of the COVID Delta variant has certainly created new challenges for the country and for our families. Fortunately, the available COVID vaccinations have been very successful in preventing symptomatic infections and illness. But I did want to let you know that our team at OPEN MINDS is committed to making our executive events as safe as possible and have an active risk management plan in place. I wanted to share with you the key elements of our plan:

We will continue to monitor any changes in the CDC recommendations for the continued safety of the public. If you have any concerns or questions, feel free to reach out to a member of our team at or by phone at 877-350-6463. We look forward to seeing you at The 2021 OPEN MINDS Management Best Practices Institute.

Monica E. Oss
Chief Executive Officer

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