Transforming addiction treatment

CA Bridge saves lives by making it possible for people who use drugs to get treatment at any hospital—whenever and wherever they need it.

Dr. Leslie Mukau, Medical Director for the Emergency Department El Centro Regional Medical Center at a CA Bridge training.

Treat a Patient

While you’re on-shift/on-service.

Find Treatment

To help with your drug use.

New Funding For California Hospital Emergency Departments

The CalBridge Behavioral Health Navigator Program (Bridge Navigator Program) will make addiction and mental health treatment accessible at EDs statewide.

Antelope Valley Hospital Steps Up to Address Overdose Crisis

Facing a lack of community resources to address a growing overdose crisis, northern Los Angeles residents turn to Antelope Valley Hospital for support.

El Centro Regional Medical Center’s Culture Change

Alarmed by the escalating number of drug overdoses and deaths, Dr. Mukau knew he had to change the hospital’s culture and traditional approach to patients, so he applied for a CA Bridge grant.

Training

Alcohol, Methamphetamine and Other Drugs

19 May 2022, 11:00 am

Navigator Focused Series

Our subject matter expert will discuss trending treatment modalities for alcohol, methamphetamine, and other drugs and the role of navigators for all substance use disorders.

CA Bridge is CADTP approved provider (CADTP Provider #216). Training sessions are one hour and approved for 1 continuing education credit. Contact SUN@cabridge.org for more information.

Tools

Explore our collection of resources developed by an interdisciplinary team based on published evidence, best practices from the field and expert opinion.

Impact

Learn more about how the implementation of medication for addiction treatment (MAT) from the hospital setting can save tens of thousands of lives.