JOURNEY TO AMERICA: The Value of Empathy in a Dangerous World

On November 13, 2015 several orchestrated attacks occurred in Paris, France.  Social media news feeds exploded with “Pray for Paris” and other such messages as the world reacted to the tragedy.  Mothers hugged their babies tighter that night, imagining how they might feel if some unspeakable thing occurred in their own hometown, imagining what it … More JOURNEY TO AMERICA: The Value of Empathy in a Dangerous World

TO INCREASE WELLNESS: Ask Yourself These 3 Questions

About Behavioral Health Professionals, Inc.: Established in 2002 and headquartered in Detroit, Michigan, BHPI is a Managed Behavioral Health Organization offering behavioral health services through a fully integrated network of world class healthcare providers.  Our emphasis is on adding value for our customers by offering expert behavioral care management, medical coordination, and behavioral disease and … More TO INCREASE WELLNESS: Ask Yourself These 3 Questions

DEFINING THE PHRASE: Super Utilizer

What is a Super Utilizer? Super utilizer (SU) is a phrase used in the healthcare industry to describe high-need, high-cost consumers with complex, often co-existing, physical and behavioral conditions. Super utilizers are characterized by their overuse of hospital inpatient services and emergency departments (ED). Often considered a burden on the medical system, these patients are … More DEFINING THE PHRASE: Super Utilizer