APA to Bring Integrated Care Training to Central Indiana
Monday, July 4, 2016 at 10:07AM

The American Psychiatric Association (APA) will train 3,500 psychiatrists over the next four years in the clinical and leadership skills needed to support primary care practices implementing integrated behavioral health programs.  On Saturday, September 17, APA will partner with the Indiana Psychiatric Society to bring that training to northern Indianapolis. The training, accredited for 6.0 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditTM, will focus on core integrated behavioral health care principles to prepare psychiatrists for practice in a value-based world. Once trained, APA will help connect psychiatrsits with practice networks looking for psychiatrists with such skills.


Saturday, September 17

Ritz Charles
12156 N. Meridian Street
Carmel, IN 

8am - 3pm EST

Event agenda for 6.0 CME ~ 6.0 CE

Event registration online link and mail in registration form

Early bird rate available until July 11. Online registration closes August 31.

What is the Collaborative Care Model (CCM)?

The CCM integrates effective psychiatric care into primary care practices.  It is the only model with a clea evidence base and has been tested in more than 80 randomized controlled trials.  Benefits of practicing in the CCM include:

Once trained in the CCM, psychiatrists can join one of 29 Practice Transformation Networks nationwide to practice. 

*Training materials and CME credit is provided by the American Psychiatric Association (APA) through the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CME) Transforming Clinical Practice Initiative (TCPi).
*Registration fee includes complimentary continental breakfast, coffee breaks, and lunch. 


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