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Shatterproof is a national non-profit organization working to end the devastation addiction causes families. Shatterproof’s advocacy efforts have helped 15 states pass legislation to broaden access to life-saving naloxone, strengthen prescription drug monitoring programs, and ensure prescriber practices align with CDC guidelines on opioid stewardship. How Beacon will support Shatterproof Beacon will provide Shatterproof a…

Leben wiederherstellen: Vincents Geschichte

“I reached a point where I was ready to do everything I always avoided in the past. I told myself I’m going to flip it around and say yes to everything I always said no to, and see what happens.” —Vincent, describing the moment he committed to recovery The Connecticut Behavioral Health Partnership (CT BHP) supports…

ECHO: Ausweitung der ambulanten Behandlung von Opioidstörungen

Da sich unser Land inmitten einer Opioidkrise befindet, war die Forderung nach Innovationen im Gesundheitswesen im Zusammenhang mit Substanzstörungen nie stärker. Beacon hat sich der Bewältigung dieser Krise verschrieben und ist die erste verwaltete Organisation für Verhaltensgesundheit, die offiziell eine Partnerschaft mit Project ECHO (Extension for Community Healthcare Outcomes) eingegangen ist, einem Gesundheitsmodell, das den Zugang verbessert.

How Beacon is Combating the Opioid Addiction Crisis

2 million Americans are addicted to prescription opioids Opioid overdose is now the #1 cause of accidental death in America Opioid-related deaths have increased 200% since 2000 Nearly 80% of people with opioid addiction do not receive treatment Wait lists for treatment can be a year long Beacon’s Clinical Philosophy Opioid addiction is a chronic…

Beacon Clinical Topic: MAT Options for People with Opioid Addiction

Definitions Medication-assisted treatment for opioid addiction (MAT): Type of addiction treatment, usually provided in a certified, licensed outpatient treatment programs (OTPs) or a physician’s office-based treatment setting, that provides maintenance pharmacotherapy using an opioid agonist, a partial agonist, or an antagonist medication, which may be combined with other comprehensive treatment services, including medical and psychosocial services…

Best Practices bei der Behandlung von Störungen des Managed Substance Use Disorder

At Beacon, recovery from substance use is not only possible—it’s expected. With more than 30 years of experience in managed care, we understand the unique challenges of addiction, and provide the right tools and resources to identify and treat substance use disorders and help individuals achieve and sustain long-term recovery. Beacon’s proven model of substance use…