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TABLE B.1 : SAMHSA and NIAAA: Brief Guide to Medication for the Treatment of Alcohol Use Disorder
TABLE B.2 : NICE: Technology Appraisal Guidance of Nalmefene for Reducing Alcohol Consumption in People with Alcohol Dependence
TABLE B.3 : WHO: Guidelines for the Identification and Management of Substance Use and SUD in Preg
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TABLE A.1 : Practice Guidance for Buprenorphine for the Treatment of Opioid Use Disorders: Results of an Expert Panel Process
TABLE A.2 : Institute of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, Royal College of Physicians of Ireland and Directorate of Strategy and Clinical Care Health Service Executive: Methadone Prescribing and Admini
Summary : In response to the growing opioid epidemic, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) announced a three-pronged initiative in March 2015 to: (1) improve opioid prescribing practices; (2) increase access to naloxone for overdose management; and (3) expand medication-assisted treatment (MAT) to reduce opioid dependence.
Mathematica Policy Research prepared this review under contract to the Office of the Assistant Secretary for Planning and Evaluation (ASPE), U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) (HHSP23320100019WI/HHSP23337001T). Additional funding was provided by the HHS Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA). The authors
In response to the growing opioid epidemic, HHS announced a three-pronged initiative in March 2015 to: (1) improve opioid prescribing practices; (2) increase access to naloxone for overdose management; and (3) expand medication-assisted treatment (MAT) to reduce opioid dependence. In support of the initiative, ASPE contracted with Mathematica Poli
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Two consumer associations, the National Alliance for the Mentally Ill (NAMI) and the National Mental Health Association (NMHA), were selected because of their national presence in the mental health field. Additionally, NAMI specializes in advocating for consumers who suffer from schizophrenia and their families. These two organizations' perspectiv
Two professional associations, the American Psychiatric Association (APA), which represents psychiatrists, and the American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP), which represents family physicians, were identified to participate in this study.
The corrections system was selected as an interview type because of the documented mental illness of the population it serves. More specifically, New York's correctional system was identified through expert recommendations as an appropriate interview target because it is well-known for instituting a progressive and innovative prison system statewi
The Health Care Financing Administration(now known as Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services(CMS)) (HCFA(now known as CMS)) and the Indian Health Service (IHS) were automatically selected without the use of specific criteria in order to provide a necessary background behind federally-operated and state- or tribally-administered public insuranc
In order to gain an industry-wide perspective on the approach to behavioral health and pharmacy benefits, The Lewin Group interviewed the William Mercer Corporation. As a result, the following criteria were identified as necessary characteristics of the employers selected for this study:
The following criteria were used to select the pharmacy benefit managers (PBMs) interviewed:
National or regional market presence;
Independently operated or carved out from other entity; and
Linked to other interview respondent type (i.e., employer, Medicaid program).
As a result, five PBMs were identified and interviewed: Value Rx/Expre