Innovations in managing serious mental illness:
The hidden key to cutting the cost curve?
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Individuals with a serious mental illness (SMI) often present with complex co-morbid conditions as well as social, occupational and legal challenges that may exacerbate symptoms and lead to over utilization of Emergency Departments (EDs) and crisis stabilization services.
LSF Health Systems, a behavioral health managing entity overseeing a network of more than 60 provider organizations spanning a third of the state, will share best practices and case studies from its community-based care coordination program which boasts a remarkably low recidivism rate (3-5%).
LSF discusses the best practices that serve as the foundation for their successful work with this very challenging population: