- Posted by Austin Swim
- On November 6, 2014
- 0 Comments
The Addiction Technology Transfer Center Network was designed to help substance abuse and healthcare professionals network, educate themselves, and seek help on implementation of an evidence-based practice (EBP). We think it’s a great resource to check into in order to continue providing the best possible care.
Why is This Important?
With the ever changing developments in substance abuse research and new tactics to provide better service to clients, many professionals are not able to keep up with these advancements. However, with the ATTC and it’s Network of Practice, substance abuse professionals now have a resource to help each other change to a EBP where it was not possible before. Everything from training, building relationships, and getting started is all available through the ATTC website.
Connected with like-minded professionals to connect, learn, and implement an evidence-based practice
How to get Started
Do you ask yourself the question, “how do I keep up with recent behavioral health best practices”? You should. It will keep you ahead of the curve as far as practicing the most effective methods that are have just been verified by mental health researchers. One of the biggest barriers to in starting a new initiative is the implementation.
Learn how to prepare for the change with this 5-step process courtesy of the ATTC and the NIATx:
Take the Introductory Test
Technology’s role in substance abuse is here to stay. First you can take an assessment to introduce you to the most common issues facing evidence-based practices. The professionals with the ATTC and NIATx have put together a Process Improvement 101 60-minute course to learn the basics:
Also, if you’re looking to free up your treatment center employees’ time, consider outsourcing your insurance billing.
Talk to Professionals Like You
Discover a range of topics relevant to substance abuse and evidence-based practice. Share your thoughts with other professionals just like you
Elevated billing is interested in the well-being of substance abuse professionals and the clients that we serve. If you’re a professional looking to provide a new prominence to your business you may want to look into an evidence-based practice. Take a look at the website and you’ll be well on your way.