Diamond News

Strategic Vision for Behavioral Health Regional Integration Closer to Reality for Westchester Medical Center Health Network

Wednesday, June 1, 2016

6/1/16 (Richmond, Va) – Diamond Healthcare Corporation (Diamond), a leading provider of population health services throughout the United States, partnered with the Westchester Medical Center Health Network (WMCHealth) in December 2015 to provide management services for the Behavioral Health Center on its Valhalla campus, the first step in a much larger initiative.

Diamond Healthcare Announces Ingram Haley as New Executive Vice President for Business Development

Tuesday, May 10, 2016

Diamond Healthcare Corporation (Diamond) is pleased to announce the appointment of Ingram Haley as Executive Vice President for Business Development.

“We are excited to have Ingram on board,” said Richard Feldman, Diamond’s President and CEO. “He brings tremendous experience in value-based service delivery and integration which is an integral part of our population health model. He has a strong commitment to Diamond’s mission and understands the importance of bringing value and expertise in healthcare solutions to clients and the patients we serve.”

Our Nurses are the Best!

Monday, May 9, 2016

Diamond would like to thank our Nurses for the incredible dedication they have for our patients. Day in and day out our nurses give 100% to assist individuals struggling with a wide-range of behavioral health issues.  It is their commitment, compassion and willingness to understand that helps our patients heal.  Thank you for all that you do...you make us proud!  Enjoy this honorary week.

Diamond Announces Richard Feldman as President and CEO

Monday, January 11, 2016

1/11/16 (Richmond, VA) – Diamond Healthcare Corporation (Diamond) announced that its Board of Directors has appointed Richard I. Feldman as President and Chief Executive Officer effective February 1, 2016. Christopher M. Carney current President and CEO will retire, but will continue to serve on Diamond’s Board of Directors.

“On behalf of the entire Board of Directors, it gives me great pleasure to announce Richard Feldman as the new President and CEO,” said Michael R. Heaton, Markel Ventures, President and Chief Operating Officer.

Strategic Vision Plays Important Role in New York Partnership

Friday, January 8, 2016

1/8/16 (Richmond, Va) – Diamond Healthcare Corporation (Diamond), a leading provider of population health services throughout the United States is pleased to announce a new partnership with Westchester Medical Center in Valhalla, NY. Diamond was selected because of their strategic vision to integrate Behavioral Health throughout the Westchester Medical Center network.

New Service Provides Behavioral Health “Treatment In Place” at Senior Living Facilities

Tuesday, December 22, 2015

12/9/15 (Richmond, Va) – Diamond Healthcare Corporation (Diamond), a leading provider of population health services throughout the United States, is improving the accessibility and support available to older adults with mental health needs in nursing homes and other residential care facilities.

Dr. Jonathan Lee's Clonidine addiction case poster at AAAP draws a crowd

Tuesday, December 8, 2015

Dr. Jonathan Lee's poster on a Clonidine addiction case at the American Academy of Addiction Psychiatry (AAAP) Annual Meeting and Symposium drew a great crowd in Huntington Beach, CA this month.

Some of the interactions involved the following comments:
“Clonidine is not typically associated with addictive properties”
“We use Clonidine all the time at the hospital for cancer and other pain”
“I didn’t know that Clonidine had a street value”
“Does this case really represent Clonidine addiction?”