One hundred thirty people die every day in the United States as a result of opioid drug overdose according to the National Institute of Drug Abuse. Global trends in the estimated number of drug users (2009 to 2014) indicate the use of opioids, including the use of heroin and opium, and the non-medical use of pharmaceutical opioids, has stabilized at high levels. Worldwide, around 35.1 million people are estimated to have used opioids in 2016.
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A national patient safety goal for behavioral healthcare regarding suicide risk reduction has been updated to include the assessment of risk factors. The below SAMHSA and CDC article explains the new requirement.
Effective July 1, 2019 - NPSG.15.01.01 EP 3 requires that the suicide risk assessment include ‘risk factors’.
Determining Part 2 Applicability
Protecting a patients’ information secures the trust of both of our behavioral health management and consulting clients and the patients we serve. The HIPAA Privacy Rule and Part 2 Regulations address the confidentiality of a patient’s personal health information. The purpose of this article is to provide a foundational overview of when Part 2 applies.
Diamond is pleased to welcome Michael Post, FACHE, as the Chief Executive Officer of The Pavilion and The Farley Center at Williamsburg Place.
Prior to this role Michael was the CEO for Clarion Psychiatric Center and Adjunct Faculty for Clarion University of Pennsylvania in the College of Business Administration and Information Sciences. Additionally he held various administrative and clinical roles for Guthrie Health System in Sayre, PA; the VA Black Hills Healthcare System in Fort Meade, SD; the Erie VA Medical System in Erie, PA; and Stairways Behavioral Health in Erie, PA.
Diamond is pleased to announce the 2018 Spirit of Diamond finalists in the categories of Quality Care, Ethical Conduct and Financial Stewardship. Colleagues celebrated these individuals at Diamond’s National Behavioral Health Conference in Williamsburg, Virginia, May 7-9.
(presented in 2019 - *overall winner in category)
Diamond is hosting its 2019 National Behavioral Health Conference on May 7-9, 2019 at the Williamsburg Lodge in Williamsburg, VA.
This 3-day conference boasts keynote speakers:
To our employees who work in our cardiopulmonary rehabilitation programs…Thank you!
You are making a major difference in the lives of our program participants and achieving great outcomes!
Our 2018 outcomes have been calculated and they are amazing:
Senior Transitions at Ferrell Hospital in Eldorado, Illinois is a Diamond-managed behavioral health outpatient program that helps older adults adapt and cope with: