Across the many models of primary care integration, a collaborative co-location model is where many provider organizations start–where mental health professionals and primary care providers practice at the same site and work together to provide more comprehensive services. This can be beneficial for consumers who do not need to travel to multiple locations for services and have access to multidisciplinary teams.
For more on this, we reached out to Kristi Daugherty, Chief Executive Officer, and Ashley Sandoval, Associate Chief Executive Officer, at Emergence Health Network in El Paso, Texas. Emergence Health Network (EHN) is the Mental Health/Intellectual . . .