Tele-IBH and NCQA BH Learning Collaborative

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Integrated Behavioral Health (IBH) Learning Collaborative: With a focus on NCQA Behavioral Health Distinction in Primary Care and Virtual IBH

In March 2021, Care Transformation Collaborative of Rhode Island (CTC-RI) / PCMH Kids launched a learning collaborative consisting of eleven primary care practices, with a focus on assisting practices in: 

a)      providing integrated behavioral health services virtually (via telehealth), and/or
b)      achieving NCQA Behavioral Health Distinction

Meeting Schedule and Materials

Kickoff: March 5, 2021 – 9:00am-10:00am

Kickoff Powerpoint Presentation

Midpoint: September 9, 2021 - 7:30am-9:00am

Final: April 28, 2022 - 8am-9am



Participating Practices


Funded by:



Learning Collaborative Resources

Virtual Binder

NCQA BH Distinction Action Plan Template (Final deliverable for practices that are not ready to submit for NCQA BH Distinction)

Application Resources (Archived)

Our Mission

The mission of the Care Transformation Collaborative of Rhode Island is to lead the transformation of primary care in Rhode Island in the context of an integrated health care system; and to improve the quality of care, the patient experience of care, the affordability of care, and the health of the populations we serve.