i2i to Convene Consumers to Define Value of Care Management for Individuals and Families

December 16, 2020

The Delta Center for a Thriving Public Safety Net has awarded the i2i Center for Integrative Health and the NC Community Health Centers Association (NCCHCA) a one-year grant.  The grant will allow i2i and NCCHCA to work with consumers, providers and payors to define the value of care management.  Under this grant, i2i along with…


Virtual Pinehurst Conference a Great Success

i2i is so pleased to report that we have been overwhelmed with positive feedback on our Virtual Pinehurst Conference from attendees, speakers, exhibitors and sponsors.   We are so appreciative of the wonderful and encouraging comments.  We want to share just a few with you: “I just wanted to give another huge round of applause to…


Innovation Awards Recognize Challenges of 2020

2020 presented significant challenges to everyone – whether they were health related, personal, financial, political, social, professional or other, we all experienced upheaval this year.  Because of these many changes, i2i felt it was important to acknowledge and highlight those in our service system who took on these challenges and were able to keep individuals…


Tailored Plan RFA Released

November 16, 2020

The North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services (NCDHHS) issued a Request for Applications for Behavioral Health I/DD Tailored Plans as part of North Carolina’s transition to Medicaid Managed Care. Look for i2i Summary of RFA in upcoming News Brief issue. As directed by the North Carolina General Assembly, for the first contract term,…


i2i Center Announces Change in Leadership

November 5, 2020

The i2i Center for Integrative Health is announcing the upcoming retirement of Mary Hooper at the end of December 2020.  Hooper has served as Executive Director since the organization’s inception in 2018.  Ann Rodriguez, i2i’s current Assistant Director, will take over as the new Executive Director in January 2021. The i2i Center is a convener…


Pinehurst Conference Going Virtual!

July 14, 2020

Keep December 2-4th marked on your calendar because i2i is taking our famous Pinehurst Conference Virtual!  Expect the same great sessions, networking, exhibits and awards AND a special package for conference participants who might want to visit Pinehurst at a later date. i2i is excited to venture into this new territory using the Whova conference…


Relias and Open Minds Collaborate to Equip Providers

PerformWise is the state-of-the-art solution a provider organization executive team needs to monitor, manage, and optimize organizational performance. To survive the current financial disruption and prepare for business sustainability post-COVID 19, while simultaneously preparing for S808 Medicaid Transformation, executives of specialty provider organizations must embrace a new approach, going beyond their EHR, for strategic management…



June 29, 2020

In mid-April, the i2i Center for Integrative Health developed several surveys to collect data on the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on behavioral health/I-DD Consumers, Providers, and Payers in the public system.  It is our hope this information will be used by legislators, state leaders, and other partners moving forward as decisions related to COVID-19…