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The Institute for Research, Education and Training in Addictions (IRETA) is a public health nonprofit in Pittsburgh, PA. We help helpers do what they do…better.
Why Implementing SBIRT Remains Challenging – an Inside Perspective
Wednesday, June 29, 2022 – 12:00 – 1:30 PM EST
After 12 years of assisting dozens of clinics in all aspects of SBIRT implementation, the presenter will describe how multiple entities connected to a clinic setting, from physicians to receptionists to IT staff to funding agencies, continue to both facilitate and hinder SBIRT implementation.
Presenter: Jim Winkle, MPH
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