Promising Practice: Behavioral and Oral Health Integration
Resource Topic: Promising/Best Practices, Promising/Best Practices, Clinical Issues, Emerging Issues, , ,
Resource Subtopic: Oral Health, Behavioral Health, Patient Engagement, Patient Centered Medical Home.
Keywords: Access to Care , Care Coordination.
Year Developed: 2021
Resource Type: Publication
Primary Audience: Clinicians
Secondary Audience: C-Suite (CEOs, CFOs, CIO, COOs, CMOs, etc.)
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Resource Summary: Community Health Centers of South Central Texas integrated oral health and behavioral health. The partnership between the dental department and behavioral health consultants has improved the quality of health care and increased access to care. This promising practice shares Community Health Centers of South Central Texas’ strategies for integrating the two disciplines.