Anthem plans to buy Boston-based Beacon Health Options, which is the country’s largest independently held behavioral health engagement provider.
The Walgreens spokesman also mentioned that the training will lead to complementing the company’s efforts to address patients with mental health and substance abuse issues.
Behavioral health services play an important role in helping patients suffering from mental health issues.
Social stigma caused due to stress leads to more mental health problems in autistic people than general population.
President Donald Trump signed the bill known as the SUPPORT for Patients and Communities Act, to improve the country’s opioid epidemic response efforts.