ED Treatment for Opioid Dependence

Opioid-dependent patients often use the emergency department for medical care. This study assesses the efficacy of 3 interventions for opioid dependence, including screening and referral to treatment; screening, brief intervention, and facilitated referral to community-based treatment services; and screening, brief intervention, ED-initiated treatment with buprenorphine/naloxone, and referral to primary care for a 10 week follow […]

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The Pennsylvania Commission on Crime and Delinquency’s (PCCD) Office of Criminal Justice System Improvements announces the availability of up to $880,000 in Substance Abuse Education Demand Reduction Category One funds. Funding is available to nonprofit organizations to provide research-based approaches to prevention, intervention, training, treatment and education services to reduce substance abuse or to provide […]

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Pennsylvania Psychiatric Society
Pennsylvania Dental Association
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The Hospital and Healthsystem Association of Pennsylvania
Pennsylvania Pharmacists Association
Pennsylvania Medical Society