Diamond News

2017 Spirit of Diamond winners announced

Monday, May 21, 2018
The goal of the awards are to recognize people who demonstrate the values of Diamond in a consistent and productive manner, and who embody the “Spirit of Diamond” in a way that motivates and challenges others to do their best. The awards are based off submissions received throughout 2017. 

Diamond is pleased to announce the following 2017 winners

Quality Care

The Right Partner Ensures Success in Behavioral Healthcare

Wednesday, May 9, 2018

The demand for behavioral health services across the country is strong, and the business climate is primed for investment. Increased awareness of the need for mental health and addiction treatment facilities, coupled with improved reimbursement for such services, present an attractive investment opportunity with the right management partner.


Thank You Nurses!

Monday, April 30, 2018
Diamond Healthcare celebrates National Nurses Week, May 6-12, 2018, and extends a special thanks to our nurses as they continually provide the highest level of quality behavioral healthcare to the patients we serve. Our nurses deserve special recognition for their efforts to inspire, innovate, and influence every day!

Behavioral Emergency Response Team Program Excellence

Friday, April 6, 2018

On Thursday, March 22, 2018, the Behavioral Emergency Response Team (BERT) received the Program Excellence Award from Medstar Washington Hospital Center and the Board of Directors as recognition for the success of the BERT Program. The BERT Team is comprised of Registered Nurses, Social Workers and Mental Health Technician to respond in a supportive manner to all areas of the hospital for patients who are showing signs of psychiatric crisis or acute behavioral health symptoms.

Deena Tampi, Joins Diamond as Executive Vice President, Clinical Services

Thursday, March 1, 2018

Deena Tampi, MSN, MBA-HCA, RN, is an accomplished leader with significant experience in strategic planning, operations, clinical services, fiscal management and program development. Most recently, she was the Regional Director, Behavioral Health Services, for Mercy Health in Lorain County, OH. Prior, she served as Executive Director, Behavioral Health Service Line, for Saint Francis Hospital and Medical Center in Hartford, CT.

The Farley Center Opens Addiction Treatment Outpatient Program in Hampton; Third in State

Monday, February 5, 2018

(Williamsburg, VA) – The increase in drug overdoses in Virginia prompted State Health Commissioner Marissa J. Levine to announce a public health emergency nearly 16 months ago, however the commonwealth is still struggling. To help combat the challenges posed by the opioid and prescription drug epidemic, The Farley Center, a nationally recognized addiction treatment facility in Williamsburg, Virginia, is providing adults in the Hampton Roads/Newport News communities with a new alcohol and addiction treatment option.

Feldman to Address CMO's Regarding Behavioral Health Integration

Friday, January 26, 2018

Recognizing the need for access to behavioral health services in a population health strategy or other clinical integration model is a great starting point to a much needed conversation.

Richard Feldman, Diamond’s President and CEO, has the honor of addressing Chief Medical Officers at the Winter Roundtable meeting of The Leader’s Board in Scottsdale, Arizona, regarding creating a system to include effective behavioral health services.