Opioid dependence treatment: different settings and outcomes
Wednesday, November 4, 2015: 12:30 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
This session looks at a variety of clinical settings in which substance abuse and/or co-occurring conditions can be treated. The speakers will focus on the needs and challenges to implementing these programs in ways that positively impact outcomes.
Session Objectives: Describe the importance of workforce education and training supporting medically assisted treatment options
Explain the process by which it was determined that patients would be willing to pursue hepatitis C treatment via telemedicine
Define factors that affect long-term opioid dependent patient’s capacity to meet the demands of methadone maintenance treatment
Describe substance use disorder treatment outcomes among Post-Release Supervised Persons (PSPs) in Los Angeles County
See individual abstracts for presenting author's disclosure statement and author's information.
Organized by: Alcohol, Tobacco, and Other Drugs
Endorsed by: Injury Control and Emergency Health Services, Medical Care Section, Chiropractic Health Care, APHA-Committee on Women's Rights
Medical (CME), Health Education (CHES), Nursing (CNE), Public Health (CPH)