Welcome

IBHI is a not for profit charity (501C3) dedicated to helping organizations which serve people with a behavioral health problem to achieve better results. IBHI has several approaches to achieving these results. We are always eager to talk with people who have this goal or who are wondering what they might do to address a specific problem. Contact us by e-mailing peter@ibhi.net or calling 518-732-7178

Topics recently addressed:

  • Restructuring Emergency Department operations to provide better service for people with behavioral health problems
  • Avoiding long stays by Emergency Departments patients ( boarding)
  • Understanding how to measure results for better outcomes
  • Creating better connections between consumers, family and clinical supporters
  • Reducing readmission of people with behavioral health admissions
  • Reducing readmissions of people with a non-behavioral health admission who also have a behavioral health problem
  • Integrating behavioral health into primary care
  • Improving staff satisfaction and retention
  • Understanding and improving consumer/patient satisfaction
  • Meeting Joint Commission expectations
  • Building Community partnerships

Next Course Offering

Improving Engagement (and Finances) and Consumer Response With The Untapped Potential of Families

A Webinar on April 7, 2015

Presented by Institute for Behavioral Healthcare Improvement and

Family Institute for Education, Practice & Research, Department of Psychiatry, University of Rochester Medical Center

Click here for more information.