Integrating Behavioral Health for Better Outcomes with Dr. Doug Nemecek of Cigna

Conversations on Care with OAHP

Apr 19 2022 • 18 mins

Each year, thousands of Oklahomans experience mental and behavioral illnesses, which have a direct impact on their overall health and well-being. But care for mental and physical health are often isolated and disconnected.

Dr. Doug Nemecek – a psychiatrist and Cigna’s chief medical officer for behavioral health – shares the value of integrating mental and physical health care and explains how health plans are spearheading efforts to expand access to behavioral care to achieve greater health outcomes.