While all sectors of healthcare are experiencing the financial and operational burdens of the ongoing workforce shortage and rising healthcare costs, these burdens are perhaps felt most acutely in the behavioral health sector. But behavioral health is also the sector poised for innovation, and health systems and the patients they serve thrive when virtual and automated care enhances their behavioral healthcare experience.
In this whitepaper, we share six ways virtual and automated care can help your health system deliver better behavioral healthcare while also saving on avoidable costs by:
- Reducing emergency department boarding
- Avoiding preventable readmissions
- Improving the efficacy of mental health evaluations
- Increasing resources