20% of the U.S. population will suffer from a mental health disorder in 2023.
50% of the U.S. population will experience a mental health disorder in their lifetime.
Untreated mental illness costs us up to $300 billion annually due to lost productivity and associated costs due to absenteeism, employee turnover and increases in medical and disability expenses.
Your healthcare providers identifies a need, and writes a "prescription" for engagement with an arts & cultural activity.
A dedicated Care Navigator contacts you to connect you with smart-matched arts & culture engagements.
You attend monthly arts & culture activities with protective and therapeutic benefits to your mental health.
Your Care Navigator monitors your progress and shares that information with your referring provider.
At the end of your prescription, visit your healthcare provider to get a refill!
The Art Pharmacy offers tangible activities that offer therapeutic benefits that complement clinical care AND protective benefits to help prevent further deterioration of an individual’s mental health, without long wait times for service.
Our Care Navigation team monitors patient wellbeing using validated tools to provide prescribing partners information between visits.
Decreasing the frequency and severity of mental health episodes avoids the use of costly services due to mental health crises.
Engagement with arts & culture builds the protective factors which can prevent costly mental health crises.
Offering patients agency in their treatment plan leads to increased adherence and more positive outcomes.
9/10 Art Pharmacy participants say that they would recommend their service provider because they offer Art Pharmacy services.
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