Nursing Home Operators Increasingly Investing in Mental Health, OUD Services

Magnified by visitation restrictions and other challenges, seniors had some of the highest rates of behavioral health conditions during the COVID-19 pandemic. And while the public health emergency has become more manageable, many of those difficulties continue. Yet seniors often don’t have access to behavioral health care, particularly those in skilled nursing facilities (SNFs). This […]

Sabra Sees Big Opportunity for Behavioral Health, Finding Sophisticated Providers With Scalable Platforms is a Challenge

Real estate investment trust Sabra Health Care REIT (Nasdaq: SBRA) is prioritizing behavioral health as it continues its strategy to diversify revenue, Sabra CEO Mark Rick Matros said during the company’s Q1 earnings call. The company, which also has existing assets in the skilled nursing facility and senior living space, said that it is looking […]

Discovery Behavioral Health Launches Integrated Outpatient Division and Executive Team

Discovery Behavioral Health (DBH) is rolling out a new integrated division that combines traditional, telehealth and specialized outpatient services to treat depression and substance use disorders (SUDs). DiscoveryMD is the fourth division of Los Alamitos, California-based DBH, which operates over 130 centers in 13 states for mental health, SUD and eating disorder treatment. DiscoveryMD will […]

Talkiatry Adds to Leadership Team, DBH Taps New Leader of Virtual Programming

Talkiatry fills leadership roles with new hires Virtual behavioral health provider Talkiatry has added to its leadership team with two new hires. Adam Bunke joins New York-based Talkiatry as its head of design. Bunke comes to the company from Philips, where he was a design director and creative strategist for the global conglomerate. Bunke has […]

Pipeline: Spero Health’s New Treatment Clinics; Voyages Expands Regional Presence

Spero Health opens doors to two new locations Substance use disorder (SUD) treatment provider Spero Health has expanded its footprint with two new locations in Ohio and Virginia. Spero’s Ohio clinic is located in Akron, in the eastern part of the city, and offers in-person and telehealth services. The clinic accepts most commercial insurances as […]

Pipeline: Spero Health and Landmark Open New Clinics; Caravel’s Latest Facility

Spero Health opens new addiction treatment clinic Spero Health is welcoming patients to its newest treatment clinic for substance use disorder (SUD), which has opened in Columbus, Ohio. The clinic is located east of I-270 in the Georgian Heights neighborhood and offers a combination of in-person and telehealth services. Ohio Medicaid and most commercial insurances […]

Caregiver Inc. Makes Multiple I/DD Acquisitions as It Expands Into Indiana and Ohio

Caregiver Inc. — a provider of long term care services to individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities (I/DD) — has expanded its Midwestern footprint with the acquisition of four operators in Indiana and Ohio. Fort Worth, Texas-based Caregiver announced the deal Tuesday. “We continue to support our mission of providing high quality supports to our […]