Expanding Access to Services with HRSA SUD-MH Funding

If your community health center has applied for the 2018 Expanding Access to Quality SUD-MH Services Funding opportunity, you should be thinking about the resources you’ll need to expand quality integrated substance use disorder prevention and treatment services. Expanding these services will improve your ability meet the health needs of the population you serve. This includes making strides toward combating the opioids crisis, as well.


Investing in Infrastructure to Support SUD-MH Services

ONC-certified Behavioral Health EHR software, like Patagonia Health, are eligible for HRSA SUD-MH funding to help your agency meet your expansion goals. Patagonia Health can either offer a stand alone EHR or potentially integrate with your existing EHR system, such as Athena, to provide you with a single view of your client. Key features of our comprehensive Behavioral Health EHR include authorization tracking, daily and weekly progress notes, group notes, reporting and behavioral health-specific billing functionality.

Our Behavioral Health EHR system also supports Substance Use Disorder and Mental Health Services, including your efforts to combat the opioids crisis. This includes, but is not limited to:

  • Patient Centered Assessments and Treatment Plans
  • Extensive Library of Screening/Assessment/Counseling Tools
  • Electronic Prescription of Controlled Substances (EPCS)
  • Interoperability between state PDMPs
  • Patient Engagement and Education with Actionable Reports
  • Compliance to Regulatory Requirements

How a Behavioral Health EHR Supports SUD-MH Services and the Opioids Crisis

The webinar below demonstrates how our Behavioral Health EHR system supports addiction, treatment and recovery services. Check it out to see how we can help you, too.