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Funded Project Details - FY2021

Project Number:

Title: Adapting and Implementing the Blended Collaborative Care Model in CBOCs
Principal Investigator:

Richard R. Owen

Location: Little Rock, AR
Congressional District Code: 2
Research Service: Health Services R&D
Project Period: April 2016 - May 2021
FY 2021 Funding Amount: $74,711
Total Award Amount
(all years):
Abstract: View full abstract and other project information on NIH RePORTER


Background: Providing mental health care to rural Veterans in geographically accessible Community BasedOutpatient Clinics (CBOCs) is a major priority of the Office of Rural Health. Likewise, integrating mental healthinto primary care is one of the highest priorities of the Office of Mental Health Services and the Office of MentalHealth Operations. The Uniform Mental Health Services Handbook mandates the blending of the twopredominant, evidence-based models of integrated care (the Care Management...

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