Strengthen Infrastructure Across MH/SA Programs (Prevention) – Project 4.a.i.i.i


There is a need to strengthen the support and collaboration among leader, professionals, and community members working across mental health and substance abuse programs to ensure that meaningful data and information at the local level is shared. Working on quality training improvement, evaluation, and evidence-based approaches, and cross-disciplinary collaborations to help grow this relatively new field.

Care Compass Network’s Goals

  • Provide educational training to strengthen the infrastructure and encourage collaboration across Mental Health and Abuse Programs with Primary Care Clinics.

Who is Eligible to Participate in the Project?

Any Hospital, Community-based Organization or Educational Institutions providing mental health and substance abuse services (any clinic participating in Project 3.a.i – Integration of Primary Care and Behavioral Health Services is not eligible to participate in this project).

Latest News & Updates

The 5 Stages of Change – November 15, 2017

Breaking the cycle of change begins with a deeper understanding of what the process of change actually looks like. Katherine Schafler, a NYC-based Psychotherapist, explains the 5 stages of changing your behavior; 1. Pre-contemplation, 2. Contemplation, 3. Preparation, 4. Action, and 5. Maintenance. […] Read More

Have Project-related Questions? CCN’s Project Management Team is Available Every Monday to Answer Your Questions! – October 19, 2017

Beginning on Monday, October 23d, the Project Management Team will host an open call line from 9:00-9:30am. This will be a reoccurring weekly event that will be scheduled every Monday at the same time. There will be no agenda, simply an open line for any Stakeholder to call in and ask question(s). This is for project questions only, any specific questions not related to the projects will be referred to the Partner Relations team.

Call In Number:
(641) 552-9332
Access Code: 934402

Important Notice – Quarterly Reporting due by October 25th – October 18, 2017

For Partners Contracted to do Project Work: With the first 6 months of DSRIP Year 3 complete, CCN must submit the patient engagement reporting data to the DSRIP Independent Assessor in order to earn performance dollars tied to speed and scale. If you have not submitted your date for April 1st – September 30th 2017, please submit your activity by October 25th. All speed and scale reports or any document (could include a screenshot, email, word document, excel file, etc) that includes PHI should be submitted via the sFTP site. For additional information on the sFTP site, please click here to view the CCN sFTP Guide.

Screening, Brief Intervention and Referral to Treatment (SBIRT) Online Training Program – October 4, 2017

The Center for Practice Innovations is offering a FREE online, interactive SBIRT training for healthcare professionals. This 4-hour online training is an evidence-based approach that identifies patients who use alcohol and other drugs at risky levels. The goal of SBIRT is to reduce and prevent related health consequences, disease, accidents and injuries. View the SBIRT training on CCN’s HWapps webpage. Need to create an account? Click here to set up your HWapps account.

National Council for Behavioral Health Educational Videos – September 14, 2017

The National Council for Behavioral Health has produced a series of short, educational videos for the New York State Delivery System Reform Incentive Payment (DSRIP) program to assist PPS network providers with implementing best practices for integrated care. There are four videos: Brief Intervention, Warm Handoff – Motivational Interviewing, Warm Handoff – Anxiety, and Morning Huddle […] Watch Videos

Care Compass Network Supports Partner Organizations Through IT Funding Opportunities – August 24, 2017

Care Compass Network (CCN) can help support partner organizations through approved IT funding opportunities. Currently, programs are in place to assist partners with new implementations of EMR/EHR systems and to provide funding to accommodate […] Read More

Strengthening Mental Health and Substance Abuse Infrastructure Webinar – June 29, 2017

Project Manager, Bouakham Rosetti and Emily  Pape, Director of Population Health provide an understanding of the quality metrics associated with Project 4aiii during DSRIP Year 3 and discuss any project-specific items and changes of the Phase II Appendix C […] Watch Webinar