Moving Your Psychology Practice to Primary Care and Specialty Medical Settings: Competencies, Collaborations and Contracts
U.S. health care reform emphasizes integrated teams in physical and mental health care delivery in both public and private sectors. This workshop will focus on psychologists who are actively considering moving their practice to adult, pediatric or specialty medical settings. The workshop reviews innovative strategies to co-locate and integrate psychology practices in primary care settings and specialty medical settings. Additionally, the workshop reviews successful strategies for building collaborative relationships with health care providers; challenges establishing and maintaining a thriving interprofessional practice; as well as reimbursement, contractual and legal matters.
Part of the Clinician's Corner category on our BizVision partner site.
- Describe models of co-located psychology practices in medical settings.
- List clinical and professional competencies for practice in primary care and specialty medical settings.
- Identify strategies to transition a psychology practice to medical offices in the private sector.
- Describe the regulatory, legal and contractual issues related to developing co-located and integrated practices with private health care providers.
- Assess business plan and readiness to transition to primary care and specialty medical settings.
Helen L. Coons, PhD, ABPP
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