Articles tagged with 'Addiction Recovery' | Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey

Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield | New Jersey Health News (Addiction Recovery)

2021
February
01,
2021
| 16:53 PM America/New_York
For 25 years, The Partnership for a Drug-Free New Jersey and Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey have been working collaboratively to address the issue of substance abuse in the state of New Jersey. Angelo Valente, Executive Director, Partne...
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February
01,
2021
| 16:21 PM America/New_York
Medication-Assisted Treatment is a powerful tool for treating Opioid Use Disorder. Dr. Gail Reilly, N. J. State Medical Director, Eleanor Health, discusses how using medications in combination with counseling, and behavioral therapy techniques is an ...
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February
01,
2021
| 15:00 PM America/New_York
Dr. Alexis LaPietra, Chief, Pain Management/Addiction Medicine at St. Joseph’s Regional Medical Center in Paterson, New Jersey created the Alternatives to Opioids Program (ALTO), which focuses on finding a solution to the prescription opioid crisis w...
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January
27,
2021
| 10:31 AM America/New_York
Passaic County Peer Recovery Specialist Amy Hamlin shares her story of addiction and recovery from Opioid Use Disorder and explains how she uses her experience, strength and hope to help others achieve sobriety with the message, “You’re never too bro...
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2020
September
30,
2020
| 15:20 PM America/New_York
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June
08,
2020
| 16:08 PM America/New_York
Research evaluating the 2017 anti-opioid law called for more medication-assisted treatment. Horizon BCBSNJ’s partnerships with three virtual care providers deliver care where and when it’s needed most. ...
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May
11,
2020
| 14:57 PM America/New_York
New technology pilot program offers dignity, empowerment and financial incentives to help Horizon members in recovery from a substance use disorder. ...
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April
10,
2020
| 10:54 AM America/New_York
Social distancing is making in-person group meetings impossible. See how organizations like Alcoholics Anonymous are going digital to help those in recovery.​ ...
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