Mental Health

Fairview Launches Innovative Workplace Behavioral Health Service For Employers

Newest offering to suite of workplace services focuses on improving behavioral health and well-being while lowering employer health care costs MINNEAPOLIS — To help address growing behavioral health challenges in the region and rising employer health care costs, Fairview Employer Solutions today launched Behavioral Health & Well-Being. Much more than a traditional Employee Assistance Program (EAP), Fairview’s […]

VA Partners with CaringBridge

Platform connects service members, Veterans and their caregivers with loved ones during a health journey WASHINGTON — Today the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) announced that it has partnered with CaringBridge, a global nonprofit social network, to aid in Veterans’ connection and communication with their support communities.   CaringBridge provides free, secure, personal websites — as […]

Event Recap: New Models In Addressing Mental Health

Medical Alley has long been recognized as a place where innovation happens. The life-changing work that is done here often happens because people with diverse backgrounds and ideas join together to solve critical problems, and the results are life-improving, deeply meaningful discoveries and advances. To show the amazing work happening in Medical Alley and to, […]

Continuing the Conversation in Mental Health

Q & A with Brendan Shane, Director, Behavioral Health Operations with Blue Cross Blue Shield of Minnesota Brendan Shane was a featured speaker at the Leading the Conversation: New Models for Addressing Mental Health and is the Director of Behavioral Health for Blue Cross Blue Shield of Minnesota. Brendan assumed this role in November 2016 […]

Q&A with Jill Wiedemann-West, CEO People Incorporated Mental Health Services

Q & A with Jill Wiedemann-West, CEO People Incorporated Mental Health Services Master of Arts in Psychology and Human Behavior from National University in San Diego, Bachelor of Arts in Sociology and Social Work from the University of Wisconsin-Madison. Before joining People Incorporated, she was COO at Hazelden Betty Ford Foundation for 11 years.   […]

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