Pain in the nation: Healthcare systems brief: How healthcare systems can help address the drug, alcohol and suicide crises

Date: 2018
(For resources, this is the publication date. For programs, this is the date posted.)

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Type:  Fact Sheet/Issue Brief
Author:  Trust for America’s Health and Well Being Trust
Publisher:  Trust for America’s Health

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This brief provides guidance on how healthcare systems can address drug, alcohol and suicide crises through a “whole health”, systemwide approach. This model integrates services and programs, including new and existing ones and employs multi-disciplinary partners and collaborators to decrease fragmentation and provide comprehensive behavioral health services.

Settings:  Health Care, Emergency Departments, Behavioral Health Care, Substance Abuse Treatment, Communities
About Suicide:  Behavioral Health Disorders, Substance Abuse
Planning and Implementing:  Evidence-Based Prevention, Partnerships and Coalitions, Education and Training, Strategic Planning
Strategies:  Identify and Assist, Screening and Assessment, Effective Care/Treatment, Treatment, Health Systems Change, Reduce Access to Means, Life Skills and Resilience