Summary of Key Points:
Demand for mental health care is increasing across all ages
Traditional models have limitations that digital models can overcome including access and bridging disparities
Behavioural health clinicians can only meet 28% of patients’ behavioural health needs across the US through traditional means
When given the opportunity to flourish, virtual care works for patients and clinicians across the care continuum. The more telehealth is validated as a permanent fixture in healthcare with proper reimbursement, the better off our country’s mental health will be.
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