Liz Harrell, DNP, PMHNP-BC
Chief Medical Officer/SHOW Program Director
Crossroads Inc./Arizona State University, Edson College of Nursing and Health Innovation
Liz Harrell is the Director of the Student Health Outreach for Wellness (SHOW), a student led interprofessional community initiative that serves vulnerable populations. In SHOW, students engaged in interprofessional practice via direct patient care teams, health promotion teams or in committee work. Liz also serves as Chief Medical Officer of Integrated Care at Crossroads Inc., a residential substance use treatment center. At Crossroads, she built an Integrated Practice bringing psychiatric and physical health services to residents engaged in recovery. In her dual roles, Liz leverages academic and community health organization strengths.
Presenting at the Nexus Summit:
At the Crossroads: How Academic and Organizational Nexus Partners Mitigated COVID 19 Sequela in a Substance Use Residential Treatment Organization
INTRODUCTION: COVID 19 affects vulnerable populations in residential care facilities disproportionately than the general public. Crossroads Inc., a residential substance use treatment center serving the Medicaid population needed to take quick, decisive action to keep staff, residents and the academic and recovery community safe. This behavioral health Accelerating Interprofessional Practice into Community Settings grant recipient successfully mitigated sequelae of the virus, meeting the demands of the public health emergency due to the established Nexus academic-community partnership.…