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The Addiction Technology Transfer Center (ATTC) Network, the Center for Excellence on Protected Health Information (CoE-PHI), the National Consortium of Telehealth Resource Centers, and the Center for the Application of Substance Abuse Technologies (CASAT) at the University of Nevada - Reno (UNR) are facilitating a FREE, national online discussion and resource sharing opportunity for substance use disorder (SUD) treatment providers and peer support specialists faced with transitioning their services to the use of telephone and videoconferencing methods in response to COVID-19 social distancing guidelines.


The series featured:

  • Live, one-hour sessions every week for at least 5 weeks via Zoom video conferencing. Each session included 45 minutes of peer-to-peer conversation and information exchange and “Top Five” tips and lessons learned
  • Access to experienced providers and others with expertise in providing services using videoconferencing (telehealth) and telephone for SUD treatment and recovery support
  • Access to professionals with expertise in protected health information and 42CFR Part 2
  • Training tools, checklists, and other relevant resources


Session Date

Top 5 Presentations

 

Tuesday, March 31, 2020


Download Top 5 Presentation:
Best Clinical Practices for Treatment with Telehealth


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Wednesday, April 1, 2020


Download Top 5 Presentation:
Privacy Considerations for Telehealth During Covid-19



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Tuesday, April 7, 2020


Download Top 5 Presentation:
Groups via Telehealth


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Wednesday, April 8, 2020


Download Top 5 Presentation:
Billing and Reimbursement


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Tuesday, April 14, 2020


Download Top 5 Presentation:
Tips for Engaging & Interacting in a Virtual Session


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Wednesday, April 15, 2020


Download Top 5 Presentation:
Tips for Successful Telehealth Implementation


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Tuesday, April 21, 2020

 

Download Top 5 Presentation:
Tips for Recovery Community and Recovery Support Services


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Wednesday, April 29, 2020


Download Top 5 Presentation:
Self Care: Hope Matters


 

 

DISCLAIMER: Information exchanged and views expressed during these virtual sessions reflect the professionals' conducting the session best understanding of the science or promising practices and should not be seen as directives. We encourage all participants to reflect on the context discussed during the learning series and to take that information to colleagues and/or supervisors for further discussion especially in the context of state rules or regulations. Professionals conducting these sessions will not make recommendations regarding specific video conferencing platforms or other technologies. In addition, content related to Privacy and Security and 42 CFR Part 2 presented during these sessions should not be construed as legal advice and participants are directed to discuss recommendations with their agency’s legal counsel. Finally, participants will be referred to SAMHSA resources that provide additional information regarding delivering services virtually.

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