When Medicaid-insured and uninsured patients seek primary care in the emergency department, the uncompensated costs of their care can be significant for hospitals.
Cincinnati-based Catholic Health Partners has reenvisioned how it provides behavioral health services. The system is a year and a half into work to standardize evidence-based treatment across continuums of care.
I was privileged to spend the first week of February in the Philippines with a delegation from Catholic Relief Services and the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops.
With an estimated 1 in 4 in the U.S. suffering from mental disorders, chances are good that people who are active in their community — teachers, church workers, volunteers, first responders, camp counselors, social workers — will interact with someone with mental health needs.
Faith leaders met with Obama administration officials during a White House event on environmental stewardship and climate change on Feb. 25.
Until a year or so ago, mealtime for 91-year-old Edna Wagner typically consisted of different colored globs on a plate.
Mercy Health is pursuing approvals for a $220 million medical center on its Mercy Campus in Muskegon, Mich.