Health Enables Wealthmental health treatment provides increased access to care while reducing overall health costs. Private and ... policy;health policy;health insurance;health care reform;mental health care 6442468667 5/1/2016 12:00:00 AM ...
Description: Mental health spending has reached $147 billion in the United States with demand only increasing greatly impacting society as nearly 1 in 5 experience these issues. There are even more indirect costs associated with mental health causing a national crisis surpassing 1 percent of the GDP. These costs coupled with the severe lack of licensed clinicians calls for an innovative solution. Through years of development and completion of a randomized controlled trial, Prevail has built and validated a low-cost, scalable solution. Prevail's clinically proven digital mental health treatment provides increased access to care while reducing overall health costs. Private and public payors should being reimbursing this model and offering it to their members.Hide
- Authors: Rich Gengler, Irving Steel, Stevan Hobfoll
- Date: May 2016
- Competency: Leadership>Thought leadership; Strategic Insight and Integration>Strategy development; Technical Skills & Analytical Problem Solving>Innovative solutions
- Publication Name: Health Watch
- Topics: Economics>Health economics; Health & Disability>Health information technology; Health & Disability>Health insurance; Public Policy; Public Policy