Dialectical Behavior Therapy: Helping to Manage Out-of-Control Emotions and Teach Life Skills

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The Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT) program is a comprehensive treatment incorporating behavior therapy, mindfulness practice, motivational interviewing, and cognitive behavioral therapy. This evidence-based practice, initially developed by Dr. Marsha Linehan, PhD, ABPP, is currently being implemented by a team at the Lourdes Center for Mental Health (LCMH). DBT is meant to treat patients who have suicidal […]

Walk-ins vs Emergency Rooms: Finding the Right Place for Care

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Walk-ins and Urgent Care Centers are a good option when you need a same day appointment and your doctor isn’t available or their office is closed. They can treat a wide variety of illnesses and injuries. Emergency Rooms are equipped to handle a variety of critical needs. Whenever you have questions or concerns speak with […]

Care Compass Network Awards Funds to Arnot Health

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Arnot Health was awarded $35,000 to help fund a pilot project in the Arnot Ogden Medical Center Emergency Department to address the opioid epidemic at the local level. Through this program, Arnot Health is looking to increase engagement and treatment compliance with those that are at the critical six-month mark by linking them to Certified […]

Care Compass Network: October eNewsletter

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Our October eNewsletter is now available. Read about Care Compass news and updates, DSRIP projects, upcoming events, employment opportunities, as well as updates on NYS Department of Health as it relates to DSRIP. Click here to view the October eNewsletter.

CCN Welcomes New Partners

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Care Compass Network is continuing to grow and involve new partner organizations in our PPS’ work through the Delivery System Reform Incentive Payment (DSRIP) program. We are pleased to welcome these new organizations to join us as we work collectively towards a common goal; transforming health care. Diabetic Care Associates Located in Binghamton, Diabetic Care […]

Mental Health First Aid: Be the One to Make a Difference

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If your coworker was having a heart attack, you would likely recognize the symptoms and know what to do, especially if you had taken a First Aid or CPR class. Would you know what to do if they were facing depression or having a panic attack? Would you know what signs to look for? That’s […]

Governor Cuomo Announces the Distribution of $25 Million in Federal Funds to Address Opioid Crisis in New York

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Press Release: Governor Cuomo announced that 19 additional counties will receive State Targeted Response funds to further support the expansion of addiction prevention, treatment, and recovery services. Grant funds will be distributed to programs that offer prevention, treatment, and recovery services in high-need areas across the state in an effort to increase access to treatment […]

Care Compass Network: September eNewsletter

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Our September eNewsletter is now available. Read about Care Compass news and updates, DSRIP projects, upcoming events, employment opportunities, as well as updates on NYS Department of Health as it relates to DSRIP. Click here to view the September eNewsletter.