This webinar, presented by Janelle Wesloh, Vice President of Clinical Excellence, Innovation and Recovery Management at Hazelden Betty Ford Foundation, will first define what innovation means in a behavioral health organization context and then provide strategies for infusing innovation into such organizations. The pros and cons of implementing each strategy will be discussed, using several examples to illustrate the successfulness of each innovation solution.
Janelle Wesloh has been in the addiction treatment field for over 25 years and contributed most of her career at Hazelden Betty Ford. Wesloh has held many roles, including youth counselor, intake counselor, continuing care counselor, electronic medical record designer, and privacy officer.
She currently provides integration and standardization support to clinical operations across the organization to ensure the optimal functioning of a national system of care. She strives to further establish the clinical innovation function and helps Hazelden Betty Ford continue to lead the field through research and design. She oversees the Recovery Management division that provides ongoing recovery support through online, phone, and in-person programs and services..
Wesloh is a licensed alcohol and drug counselor in the state of Minnesota; she has an undergraduate degree in applied psychology with an emphasis in chemical dependency counseling, and an MBA from Hamline University in Saint Paul, Minnesota.