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Questions on Integrating Care?
The SAMHSA-HRSA Center for Integrated Health Solutions, run by the National Council, can help with the answers.
The DLA-20 Guidebook Has Arrived
The DLA-20 Functional Assessment is a comprehensive tool for determining a client’s level of functioning in daily living activities. We are pleased to announce a new guide, by MTM Services, to support this tool: the DLA-20 Guidebook.
Surgeon General’s Report on Addiction
Facing Addiction in America: The Surgeon General’s Report on Alcohol, Drugs, and Health was released on November 17. This toolkit can help you engage media, craft compelling stories and inform your community about addiction.
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I have to admit, President’s Day isn’t one of those holidays I think about a lot. Except for a three-day weekend and possibly good sales at Macy’s, President’s Day doesn’t hold a lot of meaning for me. But lately I have been thinking more about the presidency. About the impact our leaders have on our […]
In July, President Obama signed the Comprehensive Addiction and Recovery Act (CARA) that — among other things — mandates our health care system to use state-of-the-science medications to treat addiction, in combination with other proven treatments. Last year, I attended the official roll-out of the Surgeon General’s Report on Alcohol, Drugs and Health. The report […]
Late last week, Congressional Republicans released a policy document detailing their vision for repealing and replacing the Affordable Care Act. The proposed plan includes rolling back Medicaid expansion and restructuring Medicaid into a block grant or per capita cap system while offering tax credits to stabilize the individual insurance market. It is expected that a formal bill will be introduced [...]