The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services will host a webinar Dec. 13, from 2:30 to 4 pm ET, on strategies identified by the Medicaid Innovation Accelerator Program to treat substance use disorders (SUDs).
The webinar, “Emergency Department Treatment and Follow-Up Strategies for Opioid Use Disorder,” will focus on strategies to successfully treat opioid use disorders in hospital emergency departments (EDs). A speaker from association member Boston Medical Center will discuss the hospital’s Project ASSERT (Alcohol & Substance abuse Services, Education and Referral to Treatment) and Faster Paths to Treatment programs.
Participants will have the opportunity to:
- learn about innovative approaches to treating SUDs in EDs;
- hear lessons learned in creating and implementing these programs; and
- pose questions to the speakers about their programs
Contact Director of Policy Erin O’Malley at firstname.lastname@example.org or 202.585.0127 with questions.