Delivering Telehealth Services and Protecting Confidentiality

March 26, 2020|HFC COVID Updates|

As the world adapts to the ever-changing landscape of the COVID-19 pandemic, mental and behavioral health practitioners are a step ahead of the curve. Formerly, in order to provide HIPAA-compliant telehealth services, practitioners had to connect to a secure, hard-wired line. In fact, many telehealth operations still function this way today. However, as companies like BlueJeans and Zoom developed HIPAA-compliant software that safely and legally protects Personal Health Information (PHI), the mental health field began to embrace telehealth on a larger scale, well before the emergence of COVID-19. Cyber Security BlueJeans (and platforms like it) utilizes highly secure, encrypted video [...]

Telehealth Videoconferencing Now Available for Outpatient Services

March 24, 2020|HFC COVID Updates|

In response to COVID-19, social distancing has become our new way of life. However, it is more important now than ever for clients with mental health, substance use or eating disorders to have access to the treatment that they need. High Focus Centers has implemented a telehealth solution for group, individual, and family sessions – as well as med management – to provide outpatient treatment via video conferencing. Please watch this brief video to learn more about how we are responding to clients’ needs. As always, we are available to answer any questions. Please call us at (800) 877-3628 at [...]

Pyramid Healthcare Takes Precautionary Measures in Response to COVID-19

March 13, 2020|HFC COVID Updates|

The safety and well-being of clients, families and employees has always been and will continue to remain a top priority at Pyramid Healthcare and its affiliated companies. As such, under the guidance of the Centers for Disease Control (CDC), the World Health Organization (WHO) and state and local officials, we have implemented a number of precautionary measures across our organization in response to the COVID-19 (Coronavirus) outbreak. Because our treatment facilities, referral, screening and admissions processes will remain open and active for as long as deemed safe and appropriate, we believe it is important to communicate the steps we are [...]