The Tri-County Community Action Agency offers a broad spectrum of comprehensive services to those in need including, but not limited to, their Health Center (Primary Care, Behavioral Health, Dental), Head Start and Child Care, Elder Care Services, Fuel Assistance, and Food Pantry.
The IBH Committee meeting is on September 12 at Rhode Island Quality Institute (50 Holden Street, Providence) from 7:30-9:00am, and will focus on behavioral health telemedicine. CODAC and Thundermist Health Center will provide information on their pilot telemedicine medication-assisted treatment program and health plans will report on their behavioral health telemedicine policies.
A University of Rhode Island professor has been awarded a $3.75 million federal grant to improve health services for older adults. With the grant from the federal Health Resources and Services Administration, College of Health Sciences Professor Phillip Clark is leading a team of health care professionals in a statewide initiative to develop an age- and dementia-friendly workforce to integrate
The mission of the Care Transformation Collaborative 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.