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How the Pandemic Forced Mental Health Care to Change for the Better

Source
Vox
Date
Sep 18, 2020
Summary
During the COVID-19 pandemic, many barriers to telehealth services were removed due to new regulatory changes, benefitting both mental healthcare providers and their patients. Describes how telehealth can increase access to mental health services in rural areas as clinicians can work across state lines and discusses how the public could benefit from the telehealth expansions remaining in place after the pandemic.
Tagged as
Access · Behavioral health workforce · Infectious diseases · Mental health · Policy · Telehealth