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Rates of substance abuse treatment remain low for opioid use disorders

with opioid abuse or dependence symptoms and to determine whether they received treatment for opioid use disorders in the prior 12 months. ... treatment limitations (such as visit limits) for mental health or substance use disorders were no more
October 2015

Documenting adverse drug reactions and poisonings

Email your coding questions. If a patient is admitted for treatment or evaluation of a physical condition related to substance abuse or dependence, the physical condition is normally the principal diagnosis, ... Coders cannot report alcohol or substance
January 2010

Dealing with addiction

member per month for high-risk patients with medical and psychiatric substance abuse issues. ... There is practically no medical setting where one does not see substance abuse every day.”.
December 2010

Fighting the battle against PTSD

A VA hospitalist might also encounter PTSD in a patient admitted for problems related to alcohol or drug use, as substance abuse is very common among PTSD sufferers, experts said. ... Dalton said. Mentally ill individuals often neglect their physical
September 2008

To home or SNF?

Crescenz VA Medical Center and University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia. “Besides functional impairment, patients may have comorbid psychiatric illness, or issues related to substance abuse, social isolation, or low health literacy.
September 2019

Dealing with drug-seeking behavior

1. ACP supports appropriate and effective efforts to reduce all substance abuse. ... 2. ACP supports a comprehensive national policy on prescription drug abuse containing education, monitoring, proper disposal, and enforcement elements.
February 2014

Top Docs

He's not satisfied to just do a good job, but has expanded his knowledge in various areas, including financial, legal, palliative care and substance abuse, in order to excel in
November 2012

In the News

with opioid abuse or dependence symptoms and to determine whether they received treatment for opioid use disorders in the prior 12 months. ... treatment limitations (such as visit limits) for mental health or substance use disorders were no more
January 2016

Take the C-TraIn

We ask about patients' utilization of care, about substance use, about functional status and mobility, about access and barriers to medication and care, about social support,” Dr. ... These clinics comprise an academic general internal medicine clinic
March 2012

Top Docs

We were able to recognize the difficulties in her life, get substance abuse and mental health help, and coordinate care with the Medicaid system,” he said.
November 2014

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