The National Association of Managed Care Physicians will feature a talk by President and CEO of Behavioral Health Management; Dr. Mark Rosenberg entitled Diagnosing Schizophrenia and Current Treatment Options. Dr. Rosenberg, who is well known for his educational sessions relating to behavioral health and managed care, will be tackling the topic of Schizophrenia covering among other things the latest in behavioral and pharmacological treatment.
Online PR News – 13-April-2010 – – Mark Rosenberg MD, President of Behavioral Health Management, a healthcare consulting firm , will deliver a much anticipated educational session covering Schizophrenia at the upcoming NAMCP Spring Managed Care Forum. This informational session, which will be held April 22nd and 23rd at the Swan and Dolphin Hotel in Orlando, FL, is sponsored by the National Association of Managed Care Physicians.
Dr. Rosenberg’s presentation entitled “Diagnosing Schizophrenia and Current Treatment Options” will take the disease head on revealing the latest developments in understanding causation, emerging treatment options, and efficacy. Schizophrenia is a chronic, severs, and disabling brain disorder that affects 1.1% of the US population age 18 and older in a given year. The cost impacts to both individual families, as well as society in large can be monumental. Dr. Rosenberg will be specifically addressing the importance of treatment adherence, and how to improve the odds of adherence within the patient population to help minimize these costs.
This conference is geared at those working within healthcare environments that are most able to access the impact and increase the odds of successful treatment. Those attending this educational conference will gain a general knowledge of Schizophrenia and be able to distinguish it from other diseases based on accurate diagnosis. They will gain an in depth knowledge of the Schizophrenia Guidelines as outlined in the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders, as well as gaining an understanding of the latest new behavioral and pharmacological treatments for Schizophrenia. A final emphasis will be on compliance and adherence to treatment within the patient population and will consist of actionable recommendations that providers can implement to improve the odds of successful treatment within their own patient populations.
BHM, a leader in healthcare consulting , will continue to present relevant cutting edge information on relevant behavioral health topics. To access previous presentations please view our Healthcare Information Library.
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