Funder: Blue Shield of California Foundation and the California Health Care Foundation

July 2019 | Infographic


Integration of physical and behavioral health services has the potential to improve health outcomes and reduce costs for individuals with behavioral health care needs. This infographic shares recommendations for states, health plans, and providers seeking to partner to advance greater physical-behavioral health integration. It is based on the experiences of providers in three states — Arizona, New York, and Washington State — that recently transitioned to integrated managed care. For more information, read the brief, Exploring the Impact of Integrated Medicaid Managed Care on Practice-Level Integration of Physical and Behavioral Health.