Inside Cigna’s Evernorth plans to leverage data to identify at-risk members

Behavioral health remains the primary focus of Cigna Corp. (NYSE: CI) Evernorth arm and services continue to meet the growing demand for behavioral health services. Evernorth The behavioral health network doubled Over the past five years, the company revealed last week in a second-quarter earnings call. In a recent interview, Dr. Doug Nemesk, chief medical … Read more

Mental health doctors at Kaiser Permanente will be on strike starting Monday

“We don’t take the strike lightly, but it’s time to take a stand and have Kaiser spend some of its billions on mental health care,” said Sal Rosselli, president of the National Federation of Health Care Workers. More than 2,000 union-affiliated mental health care physicians at Kaiser Permanente across Northern California have announced their intention … Read more

New law to tackle long waiting times for mental health treatment

Take a closer look at a heartbreaking problem that 5 investigators have been uncovering for months: Children in need of mental health help are trapped in hospital emergency departments, and new legislation signed Wednesday aims to bring relief to these patients. Healthcare experts and experts told 5 investigators that it will only get worse when … Read more

The Chabad Rabbinate Conference in Northbrook focuses on mental health

The current state of the world, especially the small part of it that is Illinois, has led rabbis across the state to focus on mental health at their annual conference. More than 100 rabbis and their wives, or rebbetzin, attended the Chabad envoy’s Kinus Hashluchim conference July 24-25 at the Crowne Plaza Northbrook. Identifying people … Read more

CMT premiere: Progressive artist Tweeny touches on mental health in ‘Welcome to the Club’ short film

by Tiffany Goldstein 3 hours ago For nearly a decade, mental health has rarely been a topic of discussion — causing a troubling crisis in America. However, musicians and influential public figures such as tweeny That highlighted the topic and broke the therapeutic taboo. The progressive creator released her four-track EP titled “Welcome to the … Read more

Briana Greer: After another mentally ill person dies in police custody, experts call for widespread health training and resources

Jarrett said Phoenix police shot Michelle Couso in her apartment after she threatened officers with a hammer. Garrett said the police were not properly trained to respond to someone like Koso, who had schizophrenia. “The police are not a mental health or mental illness specialist,” Garrett told CNN. “A person with schizophrenia panics and the … Read more

Certain factors may affect the physical and mental quality of life among people with multiple sclerosis

Quality of life is a measure of a person’s level of comfort, health, and happiness. For people with multiple sclerosis (MS), a new study finds that there are specific factors that may affect a person’s physical and mental quality of life. The study was published in the August 10, 2022 online issue of Neurology®Medical Journal … Read more

‘Weighing Gold’ Highlights Olympic Mental Health, Starts A Bigger Conversation

Audience members at the Eclipse Theater in Breckenridge await the start of “The Weight of Gold” on Tuesday, August 9th. The 2020 film, produced by Podium Pictures and HBO, explores the mental health struggles of Olympic athletes as they strive for Olympic medals. Eileen Collins / Image Courtesy Before Simone Biles attended the majority of … Read more

There is virtually no screening or treatment for mental health disorders in many HIV clinics around the world

Dr. Angela Parseppe of the College of North Carolina experiences that clinic screening for HIV remedy for despair, nervousness, and post-traumatic stress dysfunction (PTSD) is 50%, 14%, and 12%, respectively, in lots of world areas. The twenty fourth Worldwide AIDS Convention (AIDS 2022) In Montreal final week. Moreover, each screening and medicine for despair, nervousness, … Read more

Mental health problems have grown, especially among teenage girls

Touch upon this story Suspension The American Academy of Pediatrics just lately declared a nationwide emergency in little one and adolescent psychological well being, akin to charges of despair, nervousness, self-harm, and suicidal ideas. soared in the course of the pandemic. However younger folks’s psychological well being had been deteriorating for a while earlier than … Read more