Integrating Behavioral and Physical Health (On-Demand Webinar)

Date: 02/16/23

Overview: This webinar will discuss the critical need to integrate behavioral health services into an acute care health system's physical health services to treat the whole patient. Our speakers will address the various initiatives being undertaken by acute care hospital systems to better address the behavioral health needs in their communities. They will discuss mergers, acquisitions, and other affiliation models between acute care health systems and behavioral health providers. They will also highlight the patient care, operational, and financial benefits of integrating services based on their experience.

Speaker Information:

Purvi Maniar, Partner, Norton Rose Fulbright LLP

Donald Parker, CEO, Hackensack Meridian Health Carrier Clinic

Vasanta B. Pundarika, Co-Head of Healthcare Investment Banking, Matrix Capital Markets Group, INC.


George Kendall, Partner, McCarter & English, LLP

Continuing Education:

CLE: AHLA’s  webinars are pre-approved for CLE credit in the following states: AL, IL, KS, ME, MS, NE, NJ, OH, OK, PA, RI, SC, TN, TX, VA, WI, and WV. Please refer to the Distance Learning CLE State Chart on our Continuing Education page to review the reporting procedure in these state 

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AHLA is seeking CPE credits for live and on demand webinars. The maximum number of credits available is 1.80.