Unhealthy Alcohol Use Tools & Resources

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A collection of tools and resources for managing unhealthy alcohol use in primary care, intended for use by providers, organizational leadership, other team members, and patients.

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Addressing Excessive Alcohol Use: State Fact Sheets

Summarizes statistics on alcohol use, such as number of deaths from excessive alcohol use each year, and policy solutions, such as raising taxes in each state
Format
Fact Sheet/Brochure
Audience
Policymakers and Payers
Organizational Leadership
Communities
Behavioral Health Providers
Medical Providers
Other Team Members
Source
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
Year
Resource Type
Web Page

Adolescent SBIRT Learner's Guide

A comprehensive manual for educators and trainers, practitioners, and students to learn to conduct Screening, Brief Intervention and Referral to Treatment (SBIRT) with adolescents and young adults
Link
https://www.sbirteducation.com/adolescents/curriculum-learners-guide
Format
Guide
Audience
Behavioral Health Providers
Medical Providers
Practice Facilitators/Quality Improvement Coaches
Organizational Leadership
Source
McPherson, TL , NORC at the University of Chicago
Year
Resource Type
Web Page

Alcohol Use Disorder: Pharmacologic Management

Reviews literature on medications for alcohol use disorder, including naltrexone, acamprosate, disulfiram, topiramate, and gabapentin
Link
https://www.uptodate.com/contents/alcohol-use-disorder-pharmacologic-management?topicRef=14832&source=related_link#H1
Format
Guide
Audience
Medical Providers
Behavioral Health Providers
Source
Holt SR, et al.
Year
Resource Type
Web Page

Alcohol, Tobacco, and Other Drugs

This website provides data and additional resources about the misuse of alcohol, tobacco, and other drugs in the United States, including data from the 2021 National Survey on Drug Use and Health (NSDUH).

Format
Web Page
Audience
Behavioral Health Providers
Medical Providers
Patients
Families
Source
Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA)
Year
Resource Type
Web Page

Barriers and Facilitators to the Use of Clinical Decision Support Systems in Primary Care: A Mixed-Methods Systematic Review

Identifies the barriers and facilitators to the use of clinical decision support systems in primary care through a systematic review of 48 studies
Format
Journal Article
Audience
Medical Providers
Organizational Leadership
Practice Facilitators/Quality Improvement Coaches
Source
Meunier P-Y, et al.
Year
Resource Type
PDF

Behavioral Health Integration Services

This publication offers guidance on updated descriptions from CMS of most commonly used reimbursement codes for behavioral health integration services, including those related to substance use disorder.

Format
Fact Sheet/Brochure
Audience
Behavioral Health Providers
Medical Providers
Policymakers and Payers
Other Team Members
Organizational Leadership
Source
Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS)
Year
Resource Type
PDF

Electronic Clinical Quality Improvement (eCQI) Resource Center

Describes Electronic Clinical Quality Improvement (eCQI) activities, which provide common standards and shared technologies to monitor and analyze the quality of health care provided to patients and patient outcomes. This resource center offers educational resources, tools, and standards for using eCQI
Format
Web Page
Audience
Practice Facilitators/Quality Improvement Coaches
Organizational Leadership
Medical Providers
Source
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS), the Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology (ONC)
Year
Resource Type
Web Page