The NNCC Learning Collaborative will review national rates of opioid use disorder and hepatitis C virus. Presenters will review different HCV testing and treatment models from various health settings and locations. Content experts will also discuss how programs have started to integrate substance use disorder treatment, specific to the opioid crisis. Participants in the virtual learning collaborative will attend four (4) learning sessions consisting of live web-based platform training and facilitated office hours on Tuesdays throughout October through early December of 2019 and will take place via the Zoom video conferencing platform.
1. To review how enhanced screening and behavioral health integration improved patient outcomes for hepatitis and opioid use disorder for high risk populations in Philadelphia, PA.
2. Boston Health Care for the Homeless will discuss the integration of infectious disease and substance use disorder treatment for people experiencing homelessness and in shelters.