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  • October 26, 2020 9:16 AM | Anonymous

    Brought to you by your NHADACA Ethics Committee

    This FREE two-day webinar (3-hours each) hosted by the National Academy of Medicine Action Collaborative for Clinician Well-Being and Resilience is a national virtual event addressing "emerging lessons from the COVID-19 pandemic and a systems approach for the future".  Click here to learn more


    Our public meeting on “Ensuring Clinician Well-Being in an Age of Uncertainty: Emerging Lessons from the COVID-19 Pandemic and a Systems Approach for the Future” will discuss emerging lessons from the COVID-19 pandemic and a systems approach for the future. Register to join the webinar, taking place Wednesday, October 28, 12:00-3:30 pm ET and Thursday, October 29, 12:00-4:00 pm ET. Presented by the NAM Action Collaborative.

  • October 23, 2020 11:11 AM | Anonymous

    NH Citizens Health Initiative and the University of Vermont are seeking the input of New Hampshire health care providers and community stakeholders to guide substance use treatment efforts in Northern New England. The needs assessment begins with a brief online screening survey.  If you are eligible to participate, you will receive an e-mail link to a brief online survey (10-15 minutes) about substance use treatment efforts in your community or your clinical practice. You can choose to receive an online gift card in appreciation of your time. The information collected in this survey will help guide the efforts to expand opioid treatment and inform how communities address substance use. Providers and community stakeholders can volunteer to participate in the assessment by following this link:

    The New Hampshire Baseline Needs Assessment aims to

    • Identify our communities’ most important and urgent needs and improve systems of care available for those facing substance use issues;
    • Identify ways to support the delivery of evidence-based substance use treatment and trainings for physicians, nurses, and other staff in rural counties;
    • Be responsive to increases in substance use and drug-related fatalities resulting from the current COVID-19 pandemic.

    The New Hampshire Citizens Health Initiative (NH CHI), part of the University of New Hampshire’s Institute for Health Policy and Practice, is a key partner of the University of Vermont Center on Rural Addiction (UVM CORA) which aims to support the front-line providers of substance use treatment by providing surveillance, education and outreach, and technical assistance to rural communities in NH. You can learn more about the New Hampshire Citizens Health Initiative at and the University of Vermont Center on Rural Addiction at

  • October 01, 2020 4:59 PM | Anonymous


    In response to the clinician well-being initiative training feedback, we have created a monthly peer collaboration group with the topic of clinician well-being.  

    Please join us on October 7, from 8-9 am via Zoom.   Contact Angela at for the link.

    Also as a result of feedback from the clinician well-being initiative training, the training format is being revised and will be launched in February 2021.

    The two 2-hour trainings will be:

    I. INTRODUCTION: What's this all about

    II. ACTION: Crafting your Commitment Statement & Exploring Network Organization Benefits 

    For more information contact: 

    NHADACA Ethics Committee Chairperson 

    Angela Thomas Jones 

  • September 18, 2020 4:22 PM | Anonymous

    Join us on Tuesday, October 27 from 5:00-6:30 pm for a fun virtual Halloween party!

    We've heard from members that they've missed networking with colleagues, and we've got just the solution! A few fun games, a chance to catch up, and the chance to win a free training from NHADACA!

    Free to attend, donations encouraged. Save the date - registration link coming soon!

  • September 17, 2020 12:44 PM | Anonymous

    Alert to Billing Administrators and those responsible for submitting Medicare and Medicaid claims.

    ​Webinar on the 2021 updates for the ICD-10

    1pm EST September 22 

    This webinar will help you stay up to date and avoid delays and denials of claims!  

    The Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services annually updates the ICD diagnosis code manual on October 1st. There are 490 new codes, including those related to COVID-19 plus additional revisions and deleted codes. Not implementing these code changes in your office may cause delays or denial of professional medical claims.


    2021 Update for ICD-10-CM

    Sept 22 ,2020 | 1:00 PM ET | 12:00 PM CT | 10:00 AM PT |
    Presented By: Lynn Anderanin
    AAPC Credit : 1.0
    The Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services(CMS) annually updates the ICD-10-CM diagnoses code manual on October 1st. This year is no different. For 2021 there are 490 new codes, including those related to COVID-19, as well as 47 revised and 58 deleted codes. Not implementing these code changes in your office on October 1st may cause denial of claims and delay in reimbursement for professional medical claims.

    Join this webinar by renowned speaker Lynn Anderanin, where she will discuss all the updates in detail.

    Session highlights:

    • Changes to the Official ICD-10-CM Guidelines for 2021
    • New codes for sickle cell conditions
    • ICD-10-CM codes changes are effective on October 1, 2020
    • Codes added for vaping related disorders
    • The latest changes for COVID-19
    • Pathological fracture code expansion
    • Rheumatoid arthritis diagnoses changes
       Register Here   
    At the Q&A session following the live event,ask a question and get a direct response from Lynn.
  • September 17, 2020 12:42 PM | Anonymous

    Virtual Care: Wave Of The Future, or Momentary Ripple?

    Qualifacts and the National Council for Behavioral Health recently polled more than 1,000 behavioral health providers to see how they are faring during the COVID-19 pandemic. Read this article to learn about how our colleagues across the U.S. are handling a remote workforce, how operations and revenues are being affected, and what technology solutions are being put into place.

      Download Now

  • September 17, 2020 12:40 PM | Anonymous

    Mayo Clinic's Well-Being Index has joined the National Action Collaborative on Clinician Well-Being by becoming a Network Organization.

    Check out their recent video update on how healthcare centers are bolstering staff well-being initiatives during the pandemic

    Check out this week's video update to learn more about:

    • How medical centers are supporting clinician mental health through the COVID-19 pandemic
    • CommonSpirit Health CMO slated to speak at the Champions of Wellness Virtual Summit 2020
    • The latest findings on resident & fellow well-being 
  • September 03, 2020 3:40 PM | Anonymous
    The NBCC Minority Fellowship Program Is Now Accepting Applications for the 2021 Academic Year!
    Are you or someone you know working towards a Master's degree in the addiction field & committed to working with underserved populations?

    The National Board of Certified Counselors (NBCC) Foundation and NAADAC, the Association for Addiction Professionals, are pleased to announce the 2021 application period for the National Board for Certified Counselors Minority Fellowship Program for Addictions Counselors (NBCC MFP-AC) is now open! 

    This program is made possible by a grant awarded to the NBCC Foundation in collaboration with NAADAC by the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA). The program will administer up to 40 Master’s degree-level counseling fellowships of $15,000 for addictions counseling students, plus the travel expenses to participate in other program-related trainings.

    Application deadline: December 15, 2020  


    What Fellows Receive:

    • Tuition stipends of up to $15,000;
    • Complimentary registration and travel expenses to attend the NAADAC 2021 Annual Conference in Seattle, WA;
    • Complimentary registration and travel expenses to attend the NBCC Foundation’s Bridging the Gap Symposium in 2021 and in 2022;
    • One-year complimentary NAADAC membership, which grants access to free NAADAC webinars & discounted CE-earning opportunities, reduced rates for student malpractice & liability insurance, the NAADAC Career Center, and discounted NAADAC publications;
    • Training, professional development opportunities, and mentoring from professionals in the field;
    • The opportunity to help reduce health disparities and improve healthcare outcomes of minority & LGBT populations and transition age youth (ages 16-25); and
    • The prestige of being a part of the SAMHSA-funded Minority Fellowship Program!

    Are You Eligible?

    Visit the NAADAC website to see the eligibility requirements for the NBCC MFP-AC.
  • August 14, 2020 3:17 PM | Anonymous

    The New England PTTC is pleased to announce that a limited number of scholarships are available for New England prevention professionals from each state in the region to attend New England PTTC Advanced Prevention Track courses at the 2020 Virtual New England School of Best Practices, scheduled for August 24-28, 2020. Awards will be made on a first come, first served basis to eligible New England prevention professionals.

    • Schedule for the Best Practices Conference: Schedule 2020 Virtual Best Practices
    • Schedule for the Advanced Prevention track, specifically: available on the website a the above link.

    Please share the following link to your New England prevention professionals who might benefit from participating in this advanced training opportunity:

    Please don’t hesitate to reach out to me with any questions you may have.

    Thank you,


    Erin Burnett
    Training & Outreach Coordinator | New England Prevention Technology Transfer Center | Join the New England PTTC Mailing List: Subscribe Now

    Administered by:
    AdCare Educational Institute of Maine, Inc.
    Ballard Center | 6 E. Chestnut Street, Suite 101 | Augusta, ME 04330
    Phone: 207-626-3615 | Fax: 207-621-2550

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  • August 11, 2020 1:05 PM | Anonymous

    Scholarships Available for the NAADAC 2020 Annual Conference: Learn, Connect, Succeed

    NAADAC is excited to bring you the opportunity to attend its virtual 2020 Annual Conference: Learn, Connect, Succeed, on a full scholarship!

    Thanks to the generous support of the NAADAC Education and Research Foundation, NAADAC is able to provide a limited number of conference scholarships so that YOU can attend #NAADAC2020 this year and gain access to three days of virtual education, training, networking, and capacity-building with thought leaders in the addiction profession!

    Scholarships only cover the registration for the three-day NAADAC 2020 Annual Conference from September 24-26, 2020.

    To apply for a conference scholarship, please submit an application by August 23, 2020. Scholarship awardees will be notified by August 27, 2020. For those who do not receive scholarships this year, the early bird registration rate is available until August 31, 2020.


    Please visit NAADAC's webpage or contact NAADAC Director of Communications Kristin Hamilton, JD, at

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