In the News

June 27, 2019

In Focus: Leveraging Technology to Expand Access to Behavioral Health Care for Medicaid Beneficiaries

Several tech companies are trying to streamline behavioral health referrals by making it easier to assess patients’ needs and identify available and appropriate programs. One platform, OpenBeds, focuses on behavioral health referrals and coordination; it was founded by Nishi Rawat, M.D., who as a critical care physician in a small Baltimore hospital struggled to find treatment slots for patients with behavioral health problems.

Oct 2, 2018

Division of Substance Abuse and Mental Health launches online referral network

Delaware partners with OpenBeds to launch its online referral network…Dover Post

May 3, 2018

FSSA Secretary Dr. Walthall: Addiction Treatment Program Exceeds Expectations!

“… state’s new OpenBeds program has exceeded all expectations in its first six weeks” … wfyi News

March 15, 2018

Deployment of OpenBeds® statewide in Indiana – Partners with Connect2Help Indiana

Indiana partners with OpenBeds to make rehab accessible to all… WCPO News

March 15, 2018

Deployment of OpenBeds® statewide in Indiana – 1st digital platfortm in the US

Indiana 1st in country to use software to connect those with addiction to drug treatment… Indy Star

Nov 8, 2017

2018 Next Level Agenda for the State of Indiana

Pillar 4: Attacking the Drug Epidemic

The Honorable Eric J. Holcomb, Governor of Indiana:

Nov 12, 2017

Indiana Family and Social Services Administration (FSSA) Secretary Dr. Jennifer Walthall

explains the value and deployment of OpenBeds® statewide in Indiana: