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. Community College of Philadelphia Nursing Department will discuss the history of community nursing and how nursing students have increased awareness of opioid use disorder and Narcan training throughout Philadelphia.
2. Public Health Management Corporation will explain the expansion of Medication-Assisted Therapy in Rising Sun Health Center and resources for organizations to increase provider capacity.