Mental health

Global Behavioral Health Software Markets Report 2020-2021:Behavioral Health Software Market is Evolving Rapidly Due to the Increasing Investment

Friday, March 5, 2021 - 6:45pm

DUBLIN, March 5, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The "Behavioral Health Software: Global Markets" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.

Key Points: 
  • DUBLIN, March 5, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The "Behavioral Health Software: Global Markets" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.
  • The current report investigates the behavioral health software market.
  • The behavioral health software market is evolving rapidly due to the increasing investment in this segment, which offers proven benefits and broad services for mental health.
  • Behavioral health software helps improve a practice's workflows by decreasing administrative tasks such as documenting, appointment scheduling and billing.

Standigm Secures $44.5 M in Pre-IPO Funding Round

Friday, March 5, 2021 - 1:00pm

Standigm Inc. (Standigm), a leading Korean Artificial Intelligence (AI) company for drug discovery, announces today that it has closed $44.5 million in a pre-IPO funding round co-led by SKS PE and Daishin Private Equity.

Key Points: 
  • Standigm Inc. (Standigm), a leading Korean Artificial Intelligence (AI) company for drug discovery, announces today that it has closed $44.5 million in a pre-IPO funding round co-led by SKS PE and Daishin Private Equity.
  • The closing marks the last round of funding before Standigm goes to its planned initial public offering (IPO) on the Korea Exchange (KRX) later this year.
  • The fund in this round will be used to bolster business-to-business sales through our advanced platform technology, said Jinhan Kim, co-founder and CEO of Standigm.
  • Pursuing full-stack, AI-driven industrializing drug discovery, Standigm has achieved the automation of molecular design workflow through DarkMolFactory, and the automation effort has been expanding to the whole drug discovery process on the basis of Standigm AI platforms, including Standigm ASK for target discovery, Standigm BEST for lead selection, and Standigm Insight for drug repurposing.

Global Care Capital Portfolio Company, HealthView Achieves Second and Final Earn-Out Milestone

Friday, March 5, 2021 - 1:00am

As of February 28th, 2021, HealthView achieved its second and final of two earn-out milestones by generating revenue.

Key Points: 
  • As of February 28th, 2021, HealthView achieved its second and final of two earn-out milestones by generating revenue.
  • Individuals are struggling to find options to cope and organizations are searching for ways to support their employees.
  • Healthview aims to be a global disruptor in the mental health and wellness space.
  • Global Care Capital is a global investment company which specializes in providing early-stage financing to private and public companies.

Emergency Physicians Welcome Reintroduction of Bill to Protect Frontline Workers' Mental Health

Thursday, March 4, 2021 - 9:42pm

"Emergency physicians and other health care workers risk their lives every day to protect patients and this bill ensures that our heroes on the frontlines can seek mental health care if they need it," said Mark Rosenberg, DO, MBA, FACEP, president of ACEP.

Key Points: 
  • "Emergency physicians and other health care workers risk their lives every day to protect patients and this bill ensures that our heroes on the frontlines can seek mental health care if they need it," said Mark Rosenberg, DO, MBA, FACEP, president of ACEP.
  • The bill carrying her name will be a lifeline for emergency physicians who absorb extraordinary levels of grief, anxiety and other stressors but feel their only option is to struggle in silence."
  • Despite the prevalence of mental health concerns in the health care workforce, there is a legitimate fear of consequences that deters many physicians from getting the care they need.
  • We must take this opportunity to overcome real barriers to physician well-being, including stigma, that prevent physicians from seeking mental health care."

Alexion Announces Upcoming Data Presentations at the 73rd Annual Meeting of the American Academy of Neurology

Thursday, March 4, 2021 - 9:56pm

Alexion Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:ALXN) today announced that three abstracts have been accepted for presentation at the 73rd annual meeting of the American Academy of Neurology (AAN), taking place virtually from April 17 through April 22, 2021.

Key Points: 
  • Alexion Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:ALXN) today announced that three abstracts have been accepted for presentation at the 73rd annual meeting of the American Academy of Neurology (AAN), taking place virtually from April 17 through April 22, 2021.
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  • Headquartered in Boston, Massachusetts, Alexion has offices around the globe and serves patients in more than 50 countries.

Jana D. Bingman MD is recognized by Continental Who's Who

Thursday, March 4, 2021 - 7:43pm

As a board-certified Child & Adolescent Psychiatrist, Dr. Bingman also has special training in mood disorders.

Key Points: 
  • As a board-certified Child & Adolescent Psychiatrist, Dr. Bingman also has special training in mood disorders.
  • She is currently diagnosing and treating patients at OU Physicians, the University of Oklahoma-Tulsa in Tulsa, Oklahoma at the Schusterman Center Clinic.
  • She is part of one of Oklahoma's largest physician group and practices in the Department of Psychiatry, Child & Adolescent Psychiatry.
  • Throughout her distinguished and diverse career, Dr. Bingman began as a high school teacher working in the public school system for 17 years.

Wounded Warrior Project Testifies Before Senate and House Veterans Affairs Committees

Thursday, March 4, 2021 - 6:52pm

Mike Linnington testified before The House and Senate committees on Veterans Affairs .

Key Points: 
  • Mike Linnington testified before The House and Senate committees on Veterans Affairs .
  • WWP urges the House and Senate Committees on Veterans' Affairs to focus on:
    Whole health and wellness focusing on mental health, suicide prevention, and substance use disorder.
  • Learn more about how we work with our nation's leaders to improve the lives of wounded veterans and their families.
  • Since 2003, Wounded Warrior Project (WWP) has been meeting the growing needs of warriors, their families, and caregivers helping them achieve their highest ambition.

At least 1 in 7 children has lived under stay-at-home policies for most of the last year, putting mental health and well-being at risk

Thursday, March 4, 2021 - 3:28pm

The rest of the 332 million or 193 million have lived under recommended nationwide stay-at-home policies for the same amount of time.

Key Points: 
  • The rest of the 332 million or 193 million have lived under recommended nationwide stay-at-home policies for the same amount of time.
  • As the pandemic enters its second year, the impact on children and young people's mental health and psychosocial well-being is taking a toll.
  • Children in vulnerable population groups such as those living and working on the streets, children with disabilities, and children living in conflict settings risk having their mental health needs overlooked entirely.
  • 139 million children represent the minimum estimate and refer to children living in countries with required nationwide stay-at-home policies (2-3).

Most Canadians experiencing a mental health issue are not getting help

Thursday, March 4, 2021 - 3:24pm

TORONTO, March 4, 2021 /CNW/ -A recent Sun Life survey finds that nearly two-thirds (60%) of Canadians are experiencing mental health issues.

Key Points: 
  • TORONTO, March 4, 2021 /CNW/ -A recent Sun Life survey finds that nearly two-thirds (60%) of Canadians are experiencing mental health issues.
  • Whether it's a loved one, a colleague, or yourself, mental health impacts us all," said Chris Denys, Senior Vice-President, Possibilities, Lumino Health.
  • Of those Canadians who haven't sought support but are experiencing a mental health issue,nearly a third (31%) say they feel they don't need medical help.
  • Lumino Health , an innovation from Sun Life, is helping all Canadians access the mental health support they need.

NASPA Selects Campus Mental Health Pioneer as Exclusive Teletherapy Educational Partner

Thursday, March 4, 2021 - 2:00pm

The largest and most influential organization in the field of student affairs, NASPA serves more than 15,000 student affairs professionals at more than one thousand colleges and universities worldwide.

Key Points: 
  • The largest and most influential organization in the field of student affairs, NASPA serves more than 15,000 student affairs professionals at more than one thousand colleges and universities worldwide.
  • "Student affairs leaders have been on the front lines of addressing the campus mental health crisis -- a challenge which has only increased in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic," said Kevin Kruger, President of NASPA.
  • The partnership enables Uwill's involvement in online learning sessions for NASPA members, as well as yearly events including the NASPA Strategies conferences, the NASPA Annual conference, and the VPSA Colleague Conversation.
  • "We are proud to partner with NASPA to drive awareness and continue the critical conversation around mental health access and support for colleges and students."