“Screening and Behavioral Counseling Interventions in Primary Care to Reduce Alcohol Misuse” Booklet — Revised

The “Screening and Behavioral Counseling Interventions in Primary Care to Reduce Alcohol Misuse” Booklet (ICN 907798) was revised and is now available in a downloadable format. This booklet is designed to provide education on screening and behavioral counseling interventions in primary care to reduce alcohol abuse. It includes information about risky/hazardous and harmful drinking.

“Screening and Behavioral Counseling Interventions in Primary Care to Reduce Alcohol Misuse” Booklet — Revised

Upcoming Webinar: Incorporating SBIRT in the National Guard, October 3

Incorporating SBIRT in the National Guard
October 3, 2013
2:00 p.m. – 3:30 p.m. (E.T.)

Purpose: This webinar will focus on the emerging role of SBIRT in Army National Guard settings, with an emphasis on the special needs of addressing substance abuse in military settings. .

Objectives:

  • To better understand the nature of the military culture, the stresses of deployment and readjustment from combat to community life
  • To understand the steps taken to implement SBIRT in the Iowa Army National Guard

Presenters:

  • Michelle Tilotta, RN, BSN, MPA, Iowa Department of Public Health
  • Sergeant First Class Janet Richards, Army National Guard Substance Abuse Program

Teleconference and Webinar Instructions:

  1. Go to: https://jbsinternational.webex.com/jbsinternational/onstage/g.php?t=a&d=574847592
  2. If requested, enter your name and email address.
  3. If a password is required, enter the meeting password: sbirt123
  4. Click “Join”.
  5. To join the audio conference only

To receive a call back, provide your phone number when you join the event, or call the number below and enter the access code.
Call-in toll-free number (US/Canada): 1-877-668-4490
Call-in toll number (US/Canada): 1-408-792-6300
Toll-free dialing restrictions: http://www.webex.com/pdf/tollfree_restrictions.pdf
Access code: 574 847 592

Questions:

Contact Marcus Hudson mhudson@jbsinternational.com or 240-645-4346

Essentials of 42CFR Part 2 for SBIRT Providers — Archived Webinar

This archived webinar covers
  • the essentials of Federal Regulation 42 CFR Part 2,
  • the interplay between 42 CFR Part 2 and HIPAA regulation in settings where primary care and substance abuse/mental health services are co-located or integrated
  • substance abuse documentation and information sharing using electronic health records.
Presenter: Karla Lopez, Staff Attorney, Legal Action Center
The Legal Action Center is the only nonprofit law and policy organization in the United States addressing the needs of persons with substance use disorders. The organization has national subject matter experts on Federal regulations governing confidentiality of alcohol and drug abuse patient records (42 CFR Part 2) and the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) privacy regulations.