Telepsychiatry Sub-Action Team

Goals & Objectives:

 

Goal:

Reduce wait time for psychiatry appointments.

  • Objective 1:  Pilot telepsychiatry in the County to address the shortage of psychiatrists.

  • Objective 2:  Reduce wait time for the 3rd next psychiatry appointment.

  • Objective 3:  Achieve equal or better client experience ratings as those who have face to face psychiatric meetings.

 

Initiatives:

1. Lake County Health Department Telepsychiatry Pilot Program

Members:

Meghan Powell-Filler

PADS Lake County

Susan Shimon, Co-chair

Thresholds

Sam Johnson-Maurello, Co-chair

Lake County Health Department

Patti Kimbel

Vista Medical Center West

Jeanne Ang

Advocate Health Care

Bruce Johnson

Nicasa

 
 

Want more information on the Primary Care into Behavioral Health Action Team?

Please email behavioralhealthcapacity@lakecountyil.gov

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