In response to a steady increase in the demand for health and human service programs in the Capital Region and findings of a community health needs assessment, a partnership, led by United Way of the Capital Region, is working to address that growing demand.
Delaware Valley Community Health (DVCH) was recently featured in a Health Data Management article for implementing a single integrated electronic health record. By adopting this new behavioral health software suite, DVCH now has a single, integrated physical and behavioral health record, which supports case management, crisis intervention as well as substance abuse, psychiatric and certified behavioral health programs.
Reading-based Berks Community Health Center is hosting a Celebrate Dad event on June 26, in partnership with the Berks Community Action Program.
In March, Sto-Rox Family Health Center launched a tele-psychiatry program in collaboration with Insight Psychiatry to bring 16 hours per week of adult psychiatry services to their health center. Insight Psychiatry is the leading national tele-psychiatry organization with over 18 years of experience in helping to transform access to behavioral health care through technology.
Hilda Shirk, president & CEO of Lancaster Health Center (LCH) and a member of the PACHC board of directors, celebrated the end of a successful seven years at the helm of the health center in a retirement party Thursday evening.