Mental Healthcare Without Boundaries

Don’t just think of video-based telehealth services as an extension of your current businesses. The growing market for virtual care encounters can open up new opportunities, too. One such virtual business is HealthLinkNow (www.HealthLinkNow.com), a fully integrated online clinic of specialists providing mental health services through secure video visit technology.

A huge part of a successful virtual model is understanding how to be flexible and integrate into the workflow of many different environments.

According to Barb Johnston, CEO, “A huge part of a successful virtual model is understanding how to be flexible and integrate into the workflow of many different environments. For instance, many organizations prefer to set dedicated blocks of clinical time for patient care via virtual visits, while others want a hybrid model in which they may use some blocks of time but also offer ‘on-demand’ access to psychiatrists who may work from an office and also support a hospital in their area. This helps fill in the gaps for both the psychiatrist and the hospital.”

Reed the full article on Behavioral.net.