Meharry Screening, Brief Intervention and Referral to Treatment (SBIRT)

The purpose of the Screening, Brief Intervention and Referral to Treatment (SBIRT) Program is to implement screening, brief intervention, and referral to treatment services for adults in primary care and community health settings, for substance misuse and substance use disorders. This program is designed to expand/enhance the State and Tribal continuum of care for substance misuse services and reduce alcohol and drug consumption and its negative health impact. It also increases abstinence and reduces costly health care utilization and promotes sustainability and behavioral health information technology.

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