Online Program

Models of integrated care in primary care settings

Monday, November 4, 2013 : 1:10 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.

Virna Little, PsyD, LCSW-R, SAP, Psychosocial Services and Community Affairs, Institute for Family Health NY, New York, NY
This presentation will focus on primary care settings and models of care that meet the current needs for organizations looking to implement integrated care, meet primary care medical home requirements or develop team based care. The session will provide information on two predominant models of care transdisciplinary and collaborative care. Particpants will have develop an understanding of the different models along with strategies for implementation and overcoming potential barriers. The session will help define terms around integrated care models, often used interchangeably, and explain the differences in models to help organizations choose models that will be effective for their individual settings.

Learning Areas:

Chronic disease management and prevention
Provision of health care to the public

Learning Objectives:
Describe two models of integrated care for primary health care settings

Keyword(s): Health Care Delivery, Collaboration

Presenting author's disclosure statement:

Qualified on the content I am responsible for because: Virna Little is the administrator of behavioral health, community and grant funded programs in twenty six federally qualified health centers throughout New York State. She has served as a speaker and trainer for the National Health Service Corps since 2009. Her doctoral degree in psychology along with a masters in social work and bachelors degree in both psychology and social work. She is currently on the faculty of Columbia University.
Any relevant financial relationships? No

I agree to comply with the American Public Health Association Conflict of Interest and Commercial Support Guidelines, and to disclose to the participants any off-label or experimental uses of a commercial product or service discussed in my presentation.