A new report released today by the Bipartisan Policy Center examines the major barriers to integrating clinical health care and mental health services in the United States.
BPC examines barriers to the integration of clinical health care and mental health services, and identifies policy options for consideration in advancing integration.
Nearly 45 million American adults suffered from some form of mental illness in 2016. Research has shown the value of integrating clinical health and mental health services in improving outcomes and access to care, yet barriers to integration remain.
Discussion examining the promise and challenges of integrating behavioral health into the broader care system.