Transparent & Effective Process of Advocacy for Members Concern such as Scope of Practice

I have a plan and vision of how to streamline communication and processes to effectively advocate on ANY issues (not just the scope of practice) that members care about.  In my view, the pandemic has brought a severe shortage of mental health professionals to national attention. (It also brought two other opportunities that I talk about on a […]

Resources to Consider as we Transition Out of the Pandemic

As we transition out of the pandemic, here are some resources that Dr. Krysti Lan Chi Vo gathered that may help and/or be of interest. These are useful telehealth resources, including the AACAP National Telepsychiatry Curriculum, in which Dr. Vo helped developed and adapted to CHOP.  TELEHEALTH REIMBURSEMENTS Most states do not have coverage or […]

Tier 1 Rating-Survey Results for APA Election Candidates on Climate Change and Mental Health

APA representatives can make more educated choices while voting for APA leadership when they have a clear sense of the viewpoints of candidates on key topics, like the pressing problem of climate change. Read more here: Dr. Krysti Lan Chi Vo Full Statement We are proud to share Dr. Krysti Lan Chi Vo tier 1 […]

Live Q&A at Instagram every Monday 8pm EST

Dr. Krysti Lan Chi Vo commits to promoting educational public engagement through her Live Q&A’s at her Instagram account every Monday at 8:00 pm EST. The pandemic put mental health at the forefront of national conversations Dr. Vo believes we must take advantage of this turning point to destigmatize mental health and strengthen her advocacy […]

Key Considerations for Telepsychiatry Private Practice

“We should become familiar with state consent requirements, which require a telehealth consent process, in addition to a consent for mental health treatment. This process may require verbal, digital and/ or paper consent, and may be different for telephonic visits versus synchronous,virtual visits.” – Dr. Vo Given the increasing focus placed on access to mental healthcare, and the continuing scarcity of mental health care professionals, telepsychiatry is projected to have tremendous growth and new opportunities. COVID— 19 has prompted software platform companies to […]

12/8: Dr. Krysti (Lan Chi) Vo Speaks at Adena Health System

Dr. Krysti Lan Chi Vo Speaks at residents about Telehealth

As Dr. Vo supports the Adena Health System‘s commitment to providing patients with the best healthcare and personal service, it is a privilege for Dr. Vo to be invited to speak before the residents and staff at Adena Health System this afternoon. As an expert in digital health, she will focus on promoting awareness of […]

“COVID-19 Pandemic Shift to Telehealth”

Covid 19 Pandemic Shift to TeleHealth by Dr. Krysti Lan Chi Vo

Dr. Krysti Lan Chi Vo was given the privilege on December 2, 2020, to speak about “COVID-19 Pandemic Shift to Telehealth” to 3rd-year Psychiatry residents in the Delaware Psychiatric Center under the Delaware Social Health & Social Welfare Division. The audience and the institution believe that their developing knowledge of outpatient skills with continuity-based care […]

Telehealth in Underserved Populations Needs Telecommunication Expansions

COVID-19 has shined a light on the disparities in access to internet services. As broadband service inequities slowly subside, telehealth can serve more Americans from diverse geographic and socioeconomic backgrounds, which has historically been unmet. Connectivity has expanded, and along with it, the populations with access to telehealth to help serve their health care needs. […]