What We Provide
Full-Range Psychiatric Care Providers
We offer psychiatric evaluations, medication management, counseling and therapy services. We are certified providers with Medicare, Medicaid, and many private insurance companies, and bill the payers directly.
1 On 1 Care: Provider & Patient
We will assign one provider to one patient for the duration of that individual’s care.
Our providers work with local primary care providers, facility staff and other caregivers to ensure a holistic approach to the patient’s needs, including counseling and therapy.
Why Choose Us?
- Residents don’t need to be disrupted in order to travel long distances to appointments.
- Save time and money as staff members are not required to shuttle residents to and from appointments
- Access to consistent and quality mental health care – despite lockdowns due to COVID 19
- We provide full-service psychiatric, mental, and behavioral healthcare on your behalf
- Our team becomes part of your team, which keeps your Quality Measures in excellent standing
- We are here every step of the way for you!
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Encounter Telepsychiatry provides psychiatric, mental, and behavioral healthcare to residents of skilled nursing facilities, long-term care, assisted and independent living communities, and home care.
Our providers offer full-service mental healthcare including psychiatric evaluations, medication management, psychotherapy, family therapy, and staff training in skilled nursing facilities and other long-term care communities.
Join the Team
How It Works
Reach out to us so we can learn more about your company and unique situation.
We will learn more about your long term care facility, the care your patients are receiving, and much more!
We will provide you with a customized plan that will help you take your patient care to the next level.
“Encounter Telehealth has managed a variety of patient needs and assisted our staff in better caring for our residents. We have seen great improvements in the overall well-being of our residents that utilize Encounter Telehealth, and know they are on the least amount of medication possible.“
St. Francis Manor
“Our patients enjoy visiting with their providers and have been able to establish confidence and great relationships with their team. We highly recommend Encounter Telehealth to all who need their services. “
Careage Hills Rehabilitation and Healthcare
“Our facility received an award this past March from the AHCA/NCAL Quality Initiative Recognition Program for successful dose reductions in Antipsychotic medications. This award could not have been obtained without the care and commitment of the Encounter Telehealth team. We look forward to continued partnership and commitment to quality by improving the lives of our residents with Encounter Telehealth.”
Premier Estates of Muscatine
“We love your staff and Randy, we are having such a positive experience and response from nurses, family and residents.”
Southridge Specialty Care
“I wanted to take the time to thank you for helping us navigate the rollercoaster of the last two years. Your kind, caring, and compassionate manor of guidance was so helpful.”
Adult child of a patient
“I had the first real conversation with my mom in two years thanks to you.”
Adult child of a patient