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Office of Mental Health

 

Behavioral Health Inpatient Providers
Webinars

The following webinars are being offered to introduce behavioral health inpatient providers to Psychiatric Services and Clinical Knowledge Enhancement System (PSYCKES) and to train staff in the procedures for implementing and using PSYCKES. See the calendar to register for an upcoming scheduled webinar or view a recorded webinar at any time.

PSYCKES Access and Implementation
The webinar is designed for staff who will be responsible for managing implementation of PSYCKES in behavioral health inpatient settings.  It will review:

  • steps required for institutions to obtain authorization for access to PSYCKES 
  • procedures for granting staff access to PSYCKES using the Office of Mental Health (OMH) on-line Security Management system
  • best practices for implementing PSYCKES in inpatient settings
  • procedures required to document authorization to view client level data (consent or clinical emergency).

Using PSYCKES to Support Clinical Review and Care Coordination
The webinar is designed for staff who will be using PSYCKES for clinical decision-making, care coordination, and quality management, including physicians, nurse practitioners, social workers, and quality assurance staff. The webinar will:

  • provide an overview of reports and functions available in PSYCKES
  • demonstrate how individual clinical summaries can support treatment planning, case review, care coordination, and discharge planning
  • review quality indicator reports that track high utilization of emergency room and inpatient services, psychiatric re-admissions, and preventable hospitalizations
  • review options for obtaining access to client-level data, and procedures required to document steps required to document authorization to view client level data (consent or clinical emergency) using the Consent Module in PSYCKES.

Comments or questions about the information on this page can be directed to the PSYCKES Team.