Montare Media presents this week’s episode of the Discover U Podcast: Accessing Quality Behavioral Health Treatment-- How Legislative Changes Affect Us, with Harry Nelson.
JD Kalmenson, CEO of Montare Behavioral Health, a dynamic and comprehensive behavioral health company in Southern California, interviews Harry Nelson to bring us the inside scoop on what patients and providers need to know about our current system, and what changes are afoot.
Harry is the co-founder and managing partner of Nelson Hardiman, the premier healthcare specialty law firm in Los Angeles. Beyond his legal expertise, Harry is known nationally as a consummate leader at the intersection of healthcare law and business, as evidenced by his role in co-founding five healthcare-related start-ups in the last decade. Deeply immersed in healthcare transformation and innovation; he frequently speaks on cutting edge issues and the future of the industry itself. Proactively tackling timely healthcare issues, Harry is the author of two bestselling books, “The United States of Opioids: Liberating a Nation in Pain” and “From Obamacare to Trumpcare,” a survey of healthcare policy leading up to the Affordable Care Act and a prediction for the future direction of U.S. healthcare. Harry’s thought leadership around the healthcare and life sciences industry has driven many next-generation healthcare ideas and initiatives to realization, including telehealth and other modalities of digital health and behavioral health.
Host Kalmenson is the CEO/Founder of Renewal Health Group, a family of addiction treatment centers, and Montare Behavioral Health, a dynamic and comprehensive brand of mental health treatment facilities in Southern California. Kalmenson is a Yale Chabad Scholar, a skilled facilitator, teacher, counselor, and speaker, who has provided chaplain services to prisons, local groups and remote villages throughout the world. His diverse experience as a rabbi, chaplain, and CEO has inspired his passion and deep understanding of the necessity for effective mental health treatment and long-term sobriety.