The members of the CIPC are active in the fast moving national effort to develop credible and reliable evaluation methods for programs of Integrated Primary Care. The skills that have been developed in the activities below are available to health centers and health systems on a project basis.
Dr. Blount is currently:
the leader of the Competencies for Behavioral Health Integration project which is funded by the Agency for Health Research and Quality as part of the National Academy of Primary Care and Mental Health Integration.
a member of the Measures of Behavioral Health Integration project which is funded by the Agency for Health Research and Quality.
part of the Workforce on Behavioral Health and Primary Care Integration of the Massachusetts Patient Centered Medical Home Initiative and a co-author of the Behavioral Health Integration Assessment Tool used as part of the initiative.