Glens Falls Hospital in New York and aptihealth, the leader in intelligent integrated behavioral health care, announced a groundbreaking partnership to deliver rapid access to virtual care. In providing aptihealth’s innovative teletherapy program to individuals, Glens Falls Hospital is proactively addressing a critical community need that has been significantly exacerbated by the COVID-19 pandemic. Glens Falls Hospital will offer aptihealth’s virtual intelligent integrated care through the seven primary care practices it currently operates: Cambridge Medical Center, Evergreen Medical Center, Greenwich Medical Center, Granville Medical Center, Hudson Falls Medical Center, Salem Medical Center, and Whitehall Medical Center.
All of the individuals at Glens Falls Hospital’s seven primary care practices can now access integrated physical and behavioral care through the aptihealth platform within days. aptihealth’s supportive care team model and consumer-driven 90-day care program has been shown to decrease symptom severity by over 50%, resulting in improved health outcomes and reduced care costs.
Glens Falls Hospital was founded in 1897. It is a health care delivery system with more than 20 regional facilities to serve an area that spans 6,000 square miles across five diverse counties. Its services include specialized medical and surgical services, in addition to coronary care, behavioral health care, rehabilitation and wellness and others.
aptihealth, Inc. is a behavioral health engagement company that uses technology to seamlessly integrate physical and behavioral healthcare. Its platform connects medical providers, behavioral health professionals, behavioral health prescribers, and consumers with its proprietary screening, assessment, and treatment management protocols.
This was reported by Glens Falls Hospital on August 24, 2020.
Contact information: Glens Falls Hospital, 100 Park St, Glen Falls, NY 12801; 518-926-1000; Website: https://www.glensfallshospital.org
Contact information: Aptihealth, Inc., 258 Hoosick, Ste 203, Troy, NY 12180; 518-238-6028; Website: https://www.aptihealth.com/