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october trainings at southcentral foundation

Southcentral Foundation is hosting training opportunities in late October. Come to SCF’s campus in Anchorage, Alaska and learn from subject matter experts who work in SCF’s Malcolm Baldrige award-winning Nuka System of Care. SCF is hosting two trainings from October 24-26: Behavioral Health Integration and Integrated Primary Care Team.

Relationship-Based Approach to Substance Abuse

Opioid addiction has become a major public health crisis in many parts of the United States, and people are increasingly looking to health care organizations for answers. Southcentral Foundation (SCF) has implemented a comprehensive approach to handling opioids and opioid addiction based on SCF’s system of relationship-based care and integrated behavioral health.

5 Most Adopted Ideas From SCF's Nuka System of Care

Earlier this year, the SCF Learning Institute surveyed organizations that have learned from SCF to see what changes they had made based on what they learned. People from 44 organizations responded to the survey. Following are the 5 ideas from SCF’s Nuka System of Care that other organizations have adopted the most.

The Nuka Health Care Innovations Conference is fast approaching! The conference will be held on October 23rd-24th at the Portland Art Museum in Portland, OR.

Women's hands

SCF has integrated behavioral health providers into primary care so that they are available immediately should customer-owners need their services. Learn how having behavioral services available in primary care clinics works to put the mind and body back together, destigmatizing behavioral needs.

Population Based Case Management

Within the integrated care teams, case managers at Southcentral Foundation have multiple roles and practice standards. Learn how they ensure continuity of care and build relationships with customer-owners, which helps them support positive behavioral change, encourage self-care and benefit the overall wellness of customer-owners.

Integrated Care

Southcentral Foundation has shifted from customer service to customer experience. What does this mean? SCF addresses whole-person wellness by recognizing it provides more than “instances of interactions” – the organization provides a journey.

LaZell Hammons

Discover the story of how we began integrating multidisciplinary care providers. VIDEO: Interview with LaZell Hammons, one of the first Nurse Case Managers at Southcentral Foundation.

Integrated Care Team

Health care facilities all over the U.S. follow a model of patient care that is disease-focused. There is a diagnosis and the disease is treated. At Southcentral Foundation (SCF), services are centered on customer-owners.

Integrated Care Team

Southcentral Foundation’s Nuka System of Care has worked with the Native Community in Alaska to implement integrated care teams. Learn more about these are co-located, multi-disciplinary teams!