Educational Presentation

Using Technology to Connect Health Care

Tags: Health

The push to integrated care, particularly for those with serious mental illness, led a comprehensive community provider and more than 30 North Carolina counties to explore their fragmented health care landscapes and transform them by effectively leveraging technology. By enhancing the interoperability of their counties’ services and hospitals and working with law enforcement and the courts, the counties are helping to keep people with serious mental illness in cost effective treatment and out of hospitals and jails by improving care and outcomes.

About Emmanuelle St. Jean (Full Bio)

Health Program Manager

As the Health Program Manager, she manages the Healthy Counties Initiative, a public-private partnership that supports and promotes best practices within the areas of health that are counties are involved with, such as public health, county employee health coverage, and direct care delivery services.