May 6, 2011

Vision 2020 Symposium Focuses on Campus-Community Partnerships

First Choice Medical Director Saverio Sava was part of a panel discussion at the symposium that explored UNM-HSC Extension Hubs, which are community-based organizations like First Choice that make an arrangement with UNM HSC to serve as an extension of UNM HSC.  In First Choice's case, we serve as an extension of the UNM Hospital's primary care network by accepting UNM Care patients, as well as serving as a clinical continuity clinic for medical residents. Dr. Sava was joined by Dr. Vanessa Jacobsohn and James Libertoff, behavioral health provider at First Choice's South Valley Health Commons, who discussed the integration of behavioral health care in the primary care setting. Click here for more information about Vision 2020.