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Sep 11, 2014, 06:00 ET

Arches Health Plan launches mobile health app from Symptomly: Asthma Tracker for its Members and Providers

Arches Health Plan announced today that it has partnered with Symptomly to provide a more integrated care strategy to asthmatic members. In the...

Jul 22, 2014, 10:00 ET

Community Care Releases Best Practice Guidelines for Methadone

 Community Care Behavioral Health Organization today released guidelines for treatment and recovery practices involving the use of methadone,...

Jan 17, 2014, 10:00 ET

CommonGround Investigation Published by Psychiatric Rehabilitation Journal

PITTSBURGH, Jan. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/-- CommonGround, a Web-based application developed to support recovery and shared decision making...

Jan 17, 2014, 10:00 ET

Adults with Intellectual Disabilities Receive Same Number of Psychotropic Medications As Other Adults with Mental Health Conditions

There are no significant differences in the number of psychotropic medications that adults with intellectual disabilities are prescribed and the...

Dec 10, 2013, 10:00 ET

Community Care Supports Best Practice Guidelines for the Management of Benzodiazepines in Medication-Assisted Treatment Released by Philadelphia DBHIDS

With support from Community Care Behavioral Health Organization (Community Care) and the Institute for Research, Education and Training in...

Nov 26, 2013, 14:00 ET

New Study Evaluates Psychotropic Prescribing For Persons with Intellectual Disabilities, Other Psychiatric Disorders

 A new report from Community Care Behavioral Health Organization, published in a recent edition of Psychiatric Services in Advance, shows...

Oct 29, 2013, 10:00 ET

New Web-Based Trainings for Psychiatrists Focus on Physical Health and Wellness

 Community Care Behavioral Health Organization (Community Care) is offering a series of 12 Web-based trainings for psychiatrists focusing on...

Oct 02, 2013, 10:00 ET

Community Care to Receive Gold Achievement Award From the American Psychiatric Association

 Community Care Behavioral Health Organization will receive a 2013 Gold Achievement Award from the American Psychiatric Association (APA) at...

Mar 13, 2013, 14:26 ET

Illinois' Home Care System Threatened With Impending 'Collapse', Providers Warn

Home Care Association Says More Than a Third of Its Members Have Only 30 Days to Survive If State Funding Is Not Restored With the...

Feb 04, 2013, 14:00 ET

Community Care Releases Best Practice Guidelines for the Use of Buprenorphine

 Community Care Behavioral Health Organization today released guidelines for treatment and recovery practices involving the use of...

Dec 07, 2012, 10:00 ET

Connected Care Program from Community Care and UPMC for You Successfully Integrates Behavioral and Physical Health Care

 Connected Care – a program developed by Community Care Behavioral Health Organization and UPMC for You – has resulted in...

Sep 07, 2012, 18:36 ET

Roberta Herzberg Joins Aarches Community Health Care Board of Directors

Aarches Community Health Care today announced that Roberta Herzberg, Department Head, Political Science, Utah State University, was elected to...

Sep 07, 2012, 18:33 ET

Non Profit CO-OP Seeks to Improve Health Insurance by Signing up Health Care Providers and Reducing Physician Stress

Aarches Community Health Care is seeking like minded physicians who want to partner in providing value based care to their patients.  This...

Nov 29, 2011, 10:00 ET

Community Care Awarded Contract to Serve as the BHO in the Hudson River Region

Community Care has been awarded a contract to promote the holistic treatment of individuals with mental health and substance abuse disorders in the...

Sep 29, 2011, 14:00 ET

Community Care and Rural Providers Implement a Health Home for People with Serious Mental Illness

In an effort to reduce high morbidity and mortality rates among people with serious mental illness, Community Care Behavioral Health Organization...

Dec 16, 2010, 08:25 ET

Expanded Hospice Residence Opens in Wayland, MA

Parmenter Community Health Care of Wayland, MA, is proud to announce the opening of its expanded and renovated Miriam Boyd Parlin Hospice Residence...

Nov 17, 2010, 16:57 ET
2011 Senior Choice Gold Award.  (PRNewsFoto/Arcadian Health)

Southeast Community Care's Medicare Advantage Part D Plan is Rated the #1 Value for Medicare Beneficiaries in the Charleston and Columbia Areas

Southeast Community Care, provided by Arcadian Health Plan, Inc., is recognized as the number one plan in the Charleston and Columbia areas for...

Nov 17, 2010, 16:56 ET
2011 Senior Choice Gold Award.  (PRNewsFoto/Arcadian Health)

Southeast Community Care's Medicare Advantage Part D Plan is Rated the #1 Value for Medicare Beneficiaries in the Roanoke Area

Southeast Community Care, provided by Arcadian Health Plan, Inc., is recognized as the number one plan in the Roanoke-Roanoke City County area for...

Nov 17, 2010, 16:55 ET
2011 Senior Choice Gold Award.  (PRNewsFoto/Arcadian Health)

Southeast Community Care's Medicare Advantage Part D Plan is Rated the #1 Value for Medicare Beneficiaries in the Greensboro Area

Southeast Community Care, provided by Arcadian Health Plan of North Carolina, Inc., is recognized as the number one plan in the...

Nov 17, 2010, 16:53 ET
2011 Senior Choice Gold Award.  (PRNewsFoto/Arcadian Health)

Texas Community Care's Medicare Advantage Part D Plan is Rated the #1 Value for Medicare Beneficiaries in the Amarillo Area

Texas Community Care, provided by Arcadian Health Plan, Inc., is recognized as the number one plan in the Amarillo-Potter County area for...