Marc Fishman, MD, of Maryland Treatment Centers and the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, discusses new formulations of medicines to treat OUD and delivery strategies during the COVID-19 pandemic.
A panel of behavioral healthcare executives at the Rx Drug Abuse & Heroin Summit on Tuesday discussed how the COVID-19 crisis has pushed their companies to embrace a new normal in how they deliver quality care to patients.
Researchers at Temple University have received a $1.77 million grant from the National Institute on Drug Abuse to study the effects of a therapy for the treatment of cocaine use disorder, according to a media report.
Psychosocial factors are clearly important in determining health status and driving primary care visits. If we are prepared, the primacy of behavior change in health improvement could place our field on the frontlines of healthcare delivery.
The “primary care psychologist” (PC-Psy) concept springs from a newly conceived framework in which a psychologist and a primary care physician are business partners. While this depiction is not currently in existence, there are no major impediments to this PC-Psy role becoming real.