ICSI’s DIAMOND (Depression Improvement Across Minnesota, Offering a New Direction) program united a physician, care manager and consulting psychiatrist to provide a team-based model for caring for patients with depression in the primary care clinic. This program laid the groundwork for COMPASS.
Summary Findings on DIAMOND Model
A study funded by the National Institute of Mental Health and studies by the Mayo Clinic on the DIAMOND program’s impact on patient outcomes are summarized here.
The DIAMOND’s program’s components, implementation and extension to other diseases are highlighted in this document.