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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Alcohol - Excessive Consumption: Electronic Screening and Brief Interventions (e-SBI)

Systematic review that recommends electronic screening and brief intervention (e-SBI) to reduce self-reported excessive alcohol consumption and alcohol-related problems
Format
Website
Audience
Practice Facilitators/Quality Improvement Coaches
Organizational Leadership
Policymakers
Behavioral Health Providers
Medical Providers
Other Team Members
Source
Community Preventive Services Task Force
Year
Resource Type
Website

Behavioral Health Integration and Collaborative Care Registry Strategies in Medical Settings

Provides an overview of patient registry requirements and options, and how to use them in conjunction with a primary care practice's electronic health record system
Format
Guide
Audience
Practice Facilitators/Quality Improvement Coaches
Organizational Leadership
Policymakers
Behavioral Health Providers
Medical Providers
Other Team Members
Source
University of Washington AIMS Center
Year
Resource Type
Website

Clinical Workflow and Substance Use Screening, Brief Intervention, and Referral to Treatment Data in the Electronic Health Records: A National Drug Abuse Treatment Clinical Trials Network Study

Explores the availability of substance use disorder treatment data in the electronic health record to inform research
Format
Journal Article
Audience
Practice Facilitators/Quality Improvement Coaches
Organizational Leadership
Source
Wu LT, et al.
Year
Resource Type
Article

Considerations for the Care and Treatment of Mental and Substance Use Disorders in the COVID-19 Epidemic

Summarizes SAMHSA guidance on treating substance use disorders during COVID-19, including using outpatient treatment services and telehealth as much as possible
Format
Report/Paper/Issue Brief
Audience
Behavioral Health Providers
Medical Providers
Other Team Members
Source
Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration
Year
Resource Type
PDF

COVID-19 Telehealth Toolkit

Provides guidance to practices that participate in its ACOs on implementing telehealth during COVID-19, including an overview of telehealth, requirements, technology platforms, and coding and billing for services
Link
https://www.aledade.com/telehealth-toolkit
Format
Toolkit
Audience
Organizational Leadership
Practice Facilitators/Quality Improvement Coaches
Medical Providers
Other Team Members
Source
Aledade, Inc.
Year
Resource Type
PDF

Data-Driven Decision Making & SBIRT Data Collection Guide [In: Improving Adolescent Health: Facilitating Change for Excellence in SBIRT]

Outlines in 2 sections how to develop and sustain an SBIRT Data Collection System and integrate it into an organization's electronic health record
Format
Toolkit
Audience
Practice Facilitators/Quality Improvement Coaches
Organizational Leadership
Behavioral Health Providers
Medical Providers
Other Team Members
Source
National Council for Behavioral Health
Year
Resource Type
PDF

Development and Use of a Clinical Decision Support Tool for Behavioral Health Screening in Primary Care Clinics

Study that focuses on design, implementation, and evaluation of clinical decision support (CDS) tools using an EHR system to address depression, alcohol use, and prescription misuse; results highlight that CDS tools allow primary care providers focus more on patient treatment plans and promote use of other clinical staff

Format
Journal Article
Audience
Behavioral Health Providers
Medical Providers
Organizational Leadership
Other Team Members
Practice Facilitators/Quality Improvement Coaches
Source
Burdick TE, Kessler RS
Year
Resource Type
Article

Development of a Primary Care Guide for Implementing Evidence-Based Screening and Counseling for Unhealthy Alcohol Use With Epic-Based Electronic Health Record Tools: A Pilot Dissemination Project

Describes findings from evaluation of a pilot project for screening and counseling for UAU that used Epic electronic health record tools in a general internal medicine clinic, as part of AHRQ's series on Health Systems Partnership Pilot Project Reports
Format
Report/Paper/Issue Brief
Audience
Practice Facilitators/Quality Improvement Coaches
Organizational Leadership
Behavioral Health Providers
Medical Providers
Other Team Members
Policymakers
Source
Barclay C, et al.
Year
Resource Type
Article