Tuesday, Sept. 10, 2019
A national webinar on the use of telehealth services in treating substance use disorders. During this webinar, participants learn about the use of telehealth to increase access to and extend delivery of SUD treatment services. The webinar also provides participants with an overview of the need for additional SUD treatment options; how telehealth services can be utilized (in both provider-patient services and provider-provider coordination); and examples of state approaches to telehealth services. Specifically, speakers from New York State share their experiences in implementing telehealth services to support SUD treatment, along with the opportunities and challenges the state faced in implementing these services.