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Training

AmeriHealth Caritas Louisiana is proud to offer orientation, training, and other services to help participating providers better serve our members.

CALOCUS training

AmeriHealth Caritas Louisiana is facilitating a Child and Adolescent Level of Care Utilization System (CALOCUS) training for behavioral health providers at no cost to the providers. CALOCUS is a clinical tool developed by the American Association of Community Psychiatrists (AACP) to evaluate and determine level of care placements for psychiatric and addiction services.

Event objectives

  • To summarize the historical context in which the CALOCUS was developed.
  • Recognize the rationale and principles used to define level of care determinations.
  • Apply the dimensional rating system utilizing evaluation parameters.
  • Describe the service areas which comprise each level of care.
  • Describe the placement recommendation methodology of the CALOCUS.
  • Apply the CALOCUS instrument and make a recommendation for level of care based on this application.

Appropriate for psychiatrists, psychologists, advanced practice registered nurses (APRNs) who are clinical nurse specialists in psychiatry or nurse practitioners (NPs) certified in psychiatry or mental health nursing, licensed professional counselors, and licensed clinical social workers.

Participants must register in advance.

May 9, 2017 — Metairie

Location:
Sheraton Hotel
4 Galleria Boulevard
Metairie, LA 70001
Time: 12 p.m. – 3 p.m.
Register — Metairie

May 10, 2017 — Thibodaux

Location:
Hampton Inn and Suites
826 N Canal Boulevard
Thibodaux, LA 70301
Time: 12 p.m. – 3 p.m.
Register — Thibodaux

May 11, 2017 — Covington

Location:
Courtyard New Orleans
101 Northpark Boulevard
Covington, LA 70433
Time: 12 p.m. – 3 p.m.
Register — Covington

May 18, 2017 — Pineville

Location:
Country Inn and Suites
2727 Monroe Highway 165
Pineville, LA 71360
Time: 12 p.m. – 3 p.m.
Register — Pineville

May 26, 2017 — Lake Charles

Location:
SpringHill Suites by Marriott
1551 W Prien Lake Road
Lake Charles, LA 70601
Time: 12 p.m. – 3 p.m.
Register — Lake Charles

May 31, 2017 — Shreveport

Location:
Hilton Hotel Convention Center
104 Market Street
Shreveport, LA 71101
Time: 12 p.m. – 3 p.m.
Register — Shreveport

June 1, 2017 — Monroe

Location:
Courtyard by Marriott
4915 Pecanland Mall Drive
Monroe, LA 71203
Time: 12 p.m. – 3 p.m.
Register — Monroe

June 5, 2017 — Lafayette

Location:
Doubletree Hotel
1521 W Pinhook Road
Lafayette, LA 70503
Time: 12 p.m. – 3 p.m.
Register — Lafayette

June 6, 2017 — Baton Rouge

Location:
Renaissance Hotel
7000 Bluebonnet Boulevard
Baton Rouge, LA 70810
Time: 12 p.m. – 3 p.m.
Register — Baton Rouge