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NIATx eNews Update

September 2017

Recovery Month 2017

Celebrating National Recovery Month 2017

Nearly 1,000 Recovery Month events are taking place across the country. This month, we're pleased to feature a round-up of events hosted by members of the NIATx community. Is there one happening near you?

NIATx Model of Process Improvement

Ohio change team asks: Why are we collecting these forms and why now?

The answer led to a better process and fewer forms.

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University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health

NIATx tools translate to primary care settings

Read how one primary care doctor is using the NIATx approach to increase referrals for diabetic eye screenings.

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The NIATx Files: What's the story of the Nominal Group Technique?

The NGT might just be the world's most widely used group brainstorming technique. Find out how it got started-from one of its creators, Dr. Andy Van de Ven.

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The ATTC/NIATx Service Improvement Blog

The Power of Peers
A new project in Wisconsin will place recovery coaches in emergency rooms, where they'll offer support to people who've survived an overdose.

Preparing for the 2017 National Opioid Emergency
Guest bloggers Tom Hilton and Dennis McCarty share ideas on how to use emergency funds that might become available to address the opioid epidemic.

Upcoming Events & Presentations

September, 2017 SAMHSA's National Recovery Month 2017
October 18-20, 2017 Addiction Health Services Research Conference

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