Karla Ramirez is the co-founder and managing partner of Behealthle Consulting, LLC. A self-described catalyst for transformation to excellence in behavioral healthcare. Karla Ramirez, MHA, MSW, LCSW provides organizations seeking market leadership and clinical excellence with the tools to implement the vision and innovation necessary to disrupt and lead the market into the future.
Karla possesses a passion for effective diversion programs with its focus on getting people the right care at the right time at the right place can be traced back to her role as Vice President of Restoration Services at The Center for Health Care Services, the local mental health authority for Bexar County, Texas. Under the leadership of President/CEO Leon Evans, she provided the vision and leadership necessary to design, build and relocate all addiction treatment programs, crisis programs, ER and Jail Diversion programs and primary care integration projects in one location; which is now known as the Restoration Center. These programs are constantly visited by thought leaders throughout the Country and are a model of care in the jail diversion space.
Ms. Ramirez has held several leadership positions within a variety of healthcare provider organizations.