Cascade Health Alliance partners with Valera Health to bring virtual behavioral health care to Oregonians

The Valera Health platform addresses the growing need for access to quality, affordable mental health services

New YorkAnd January 23, 2023 /PRNewswire/ — Valera Healtha telebehavioral health service that provides personalized, team-based clinical care, has partnered with Cascade Health Alliance (CHA) to expand access to high-quality virtual behavioral health care services to individuals in Oregon.

Starting today, Valera’s tech-enabled mental healthcare services will be made available to CHA patients, saving thousands of patients. Klamath County Access to licensed therapists, nurse practitioners, case managers, and psychiatrists. The partnership advances CHA outcome-based care and deep community relationships with Valera’s measurement-based virtual delivery model, providing mental care treatment across all levels of care, including for serious mental illness (SMI).

“We are excited about our partnership with Valera Health, which will lead to increased equity in health and access to health services among our members. People will be able to access quality behavioral health care from virtually anywhere,” he says. Tayo AkinsCEO, Cascade Health Alliance.

Cascade Health Alliance, Inc. It is a healthcare management company headquartered in Klamath Falls, Oregon. The Cascade Health Alliance (CHA) was founded in 1992 to provide access to health care for Klamath County population. CHA brings local healthcare providers together to efficiently and effectively deliver quality services. CHA is owned by local healthcare providers, including primary care physicians, specialists, and other healthcare organizations. The initial launch of the partnership will serve CHA members through Oregon Health Plan, the state’s Medicare plan.

“An increased need for high-quality virtual healthcare has developed in the wake of the pandemic, and rising rates of depression and anxiety among adults, children, and adolescents. We have sought to meet this need by providing affordable, high-quality virtual care and mental health support,” said Valera Health CEO. And co-founder Dr. Thomas Tsang. “We are excited to partner with the Cascade Health Alliance and provide comprehensive virtual mental health services and expand access to much-needed care in Oregon. “

With a team-based model of care that includes licensed therapists, nurse practitioners, case managers and psychiatrists, Valera Health breaks down access barriers and prioritizes patients’ mental health by focusing on outcomes and using value-based models. Valera’s Virtual Mental Health Services provide personalized services to everyone who needs mental health care, including rural and urban, BIPOC and LGBTQ+ communities with intentional cultural care. Valera currently covers more than 50 million people through partnerships with more than 20 health plans across ten states. The company will expand to additional states over the coming months.

About Valera Health

Valera Health is a high-performance mental health company providing comprehensive longitudinal service using a team-based model of care of coaches, therapists, and prescriptions that is enhanced with digital technology and analytics. From meditation to therapy to medication, patients with mild depression to severe schizophrenia are treated with expert care. The focus on quality scored high on HEDIS and produced significant results. For more information, go to: www.valerahealth.com.

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About Cascade Health Alliance

Cascade Health Alliance (CHA) is a healthcare management company headquartered in Klamath Falls, Oregon. CHA was founded in 1992 by local health care providers, including primary care, specialty physicians, and other health organizations, to improve health care access, delivery, and outcomes. Klamath County population. CHA works Klamath County Coordinating care organization, Cascade Health Alliance, through a contract with the Oregon Health Authority. Cascade Health Alliance (CHA) serves approximately 18,000 members through Oregon Health Plan, the state’s Medicare plan. Learn more through (541) 883-2947 Or go to cascadehealthalliance.com

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Source: Valera Health

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