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A Doctor’s Perspective on Helping Drug Users Survive, Not Abstain

4 Aug 2021|

Join Dr. Herring calls for medication for addiction treatment and harm reduction practices to be the standard of care in all hospitals. You can save more lives by signing up for the latest training and resources or reaching out for individualized technical assistance to adequately treat substance use disorders at your hospital.

Changing the Drug Culture in Mendocino

23 Jul 2021|

Mendocino County is beloved for its miles of gorgeous, unspoiled coastal beaches, rolling hills, and charming towns. But the bucolic landscape hides another picture. The rural northern California county is also known for extreme poverty, serious unemployment with limited options for upward mobility, and some of the highest rates of substance use and addiction in the state.

50 Years of Failure: The Health Case for Ending the War on Drugs

28 Jun 2021|

Our country's drug policies are critical social determinants of health. If we want to improve the health of our patients, we need to do more than provide treatment, we need to speak up for drug policies that promote public health.

$40m in Funding for Behavioral Health and Substance Use Treatment

7 Jun 2021|

Thanks to our collective efforts, the California legislature has dedicated funding for another round of the Behavioral Health Pilot Project – potentially funding substance use navigators in all California hospitals!

Centers of Excellence Hospitals Address the Overdose Epidemic  

21 May 2021|

California hospitals join forces to identify best practices for addiction treatment, adapting the latest evidence-based treatment for real-world medical settings. The Centers of Excellence addresses the overdose epidemic specifically by treating opioid and stimulant use disorders.