While the tremendous popularity of telehealth for behavioral health visits has demonstrated the importance of digitally forward care for behavioral health needs, thoughtfully incorporating other digital behavioral health solutions can further expand access to care and improve outcomes.
In this paper, we walk through the practical considerations for sustainable and scalable implementation of digital behavioral health solutions. We also share insights from leaders of several health systems and vendors that have implemented such solutions.
“Integrated digital behavioral health options are rapidly moving from a ‘nice to have’ to an essential component of the healthcare system. Although the first foray can feel daunting, health systems that address 5 key areas will be well-positioned to successfully implement digital behavioral health solutions and achieve better patient outcomes.”