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Substance Use

Substance Use

Addressing substance use is critical to providing quality care in integrated treatment settings. Many individuals who suffer from a substance use disorder also suffer from other chronic comorbid health conditions. Integrated treatment planning that includes substance use screening and treatment is key to providing better health outcomes in integrated care. 



CIHS Resources

Want more information on the integration of addiction treatment and primary care? Check out our latest issue of eSolutions, Integrating Substance Abuse and Primary Care Services.

GeNeral Resources

Screening, Brief intervention, and Referral To treatment (sbirt)

SBIRT screens for all types of substance use conditions. The SBIRT process provides information and assistance in conjunction with an individual’s lifestyle and basic needs. CIHS provides numerous resources on SBIRT and topics related to SBIRT.

Medication Assisted treatmenT (MAT)

The use of medications, along with counseling and behavioral health therapy, creates a whole-person approach to the treatment of substance use disorders. CIHS provides various resources on MAT and topics related to MAT.   

Tobacco

According to a new SAMHSA report, adults aged 18 or older who experienced any mental illness or who have had a substance use disorder in the past year are more likely to smoke and to smoke more heavily than others. CIHS provides various resources on tobacco cessation and topics related to tobacco use.

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Substance Use

Addressing substance use is critical to providing quality care in integrated treatment settings. Many individuals who suffer from a substance use disorder also suffer from other chronic comorbid health conditions. Integrated treatment planning that includes substance use screening and treatment is key to providing better health outcomes in integrated care. 



CIHS Resources

Want more information on the integration of addiction treatment and primary care? Check out our latest issue of eSolutions, Integrating Substance Abuse and Primary Care Services.

GeNeral Resources

Screening, Brief intervention, and Referral To treatment (sbirt)

SBIRT screens for all types of substance use conditions. The SBIRT process provides information and assistance in conjunction with an individual’s lifestyle and basic needs. CIHS provides numerous resources on SBIRT and topics related to SBIRT.

Medication Assisted treatmenT (MAT)

The use of medications, along with counseling and behavioral health therapy, creates a whole-person approach to the treatment of substance use disorders. CIHS provides various resources on MAT and topics related to MAT.   

Tobacco

According to a new SAMHSA report, adults aged 18 or older who experienced any mental illness or who have had a substance use disorder in the past year are more likely to smoke and to smoke more heavily than others. CIHS provides various resources on tobacco cessation and topics related to tobacco use.

WEBINARS

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