The Sidney Sun-Telegraph - Serving proudly since 1873 as the beautiful Nebraska Panhandle's first newspaper

Creighton University Addresses Psychiatrist Shortage

 

October 27, 2021



OMAHA – Exacerbated by the COVID-19 pandemic, the demand for mental health services in America is increasing at a time when the workforce in this field is aging and declining. The result is a growing psychiatrist shortage that is becoming a threat to public health.

One Creighton University faculty member is addressing the shortage with the Collaborative Care Model—a collaborative, integrated approach or team-based model that brings together primary care providers (PCPs), therapists and mental health specialists to ensure patients achieve long-term goals and do not fall through the crac...



For access to this article please sign in or subscribe.

 

Reader Comments(0)

 
 

Powered by ROAR Online Publication Software from Lions Light Corporation
© Copyright 2021

Rendered 12/03/2021 16:18