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The Holiday Blues: How to cope

There is nothing more joyous than spending time with family and friends during the holiday season. But unwelcome guests — stress and depression, can cause the holiday blues. As the Covid-19 pandemic threatens to negatively impact our plans and activities this year, it can be difficult to keep a positive attitude and stay safe. This time of year can be lonely for those who are unable to see their family or friends. But, even when you are with people […]

By | 2021-12-10T08:40:29-05:00 December 10th, 2021|holiday blues, mental health|0 Comments

Men’s Mental Health: Addressing The Stigma

Men’s health week serves to raise awareness of health problems men face, as well as encourage early detection and treatment of diseases. Although mental health problems impact everyone, the stigma attached to men’s mental health may make it difficult for some to discuss and seek treatment. 

Societal Stigma and Myths Surrounding Mental Health

According to the National Institute of Mental Health, men with mental illnesses are less likely to receive mental health treatment […]

By | 2021-06-21T10:20:50-04:00 June 18th, 2021|health, mental health|0 Comments

Mental Health Awareness Month with MedEZ™

 

 

The month of May has been recognized as Mental Health Awareness Month since 1949 in the United States.  Organizations such as NAMI, and Mental Health American Organization have used this  to May as the month of awareness.  This month, to take part in spreading awareness to mental health, MedEZ has created the hashtag  #MedEZMentalMission to spread the word.  It is our mission to help break the stigma and raise awareness to our […]

By | 2020-05-27T13:14:40-04:00 May 22nd, 2020|brain health, Uncategorized|0 Comments

How Behavioral Health EHRs Help Practices and Patients

In the multi-disciplinary field of behavioral health, health information technology can enable better delivery of care to patients. Using the right electronic health record (EHR) system helps behavioral health and substance abuse providers not only save time and money throughout the practice, but also help save lives. Comprehensive EHRs improve communication between providers, streamline administrative processes, minimize paperwork, monitor opioid and other medication use, and alert providers to patient risk factors.

Benefits to Practitioners / Practices

  1. Reduced paper records: Migrating to […]
By | 2020-04-03T11:17:12-04:00 May 23rd, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments