Mental Health News Radio Network is proud to announce The Business of Mental Health, a new segment on its popular Mental Health News Radio podcast. The segment is co-hosted by David Ballenberger, M.S.W. with behavioural health industry veteran, MHNR Network and Everything EHR CEO, Kristin Sunanta Walker. It is the first podcast show of its kind to cover the financial and business side of mental health care in the World.
Business of Mental Health unpacks topics including lack of funding for mental health care, quantity versus quality in mental and behavioral health care and the implications of a move to value-based payment system for patients, advocates, clinical, administrative and management staff in mental health care organisations. Specifically the program discusses current and ongoing changes in mental and behavioral health care delivery as a result of value-based payment including the shift to treatment plans based on patients’ functionality over diagnosis.
Show guests include CEO s of mental health organizations, technology companies that support mental health and innovators in the field of business and technology.