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August 8, 2017
June 29, 2017
New Report Now Available: Trends in Substance Use Disorders Among Adults Aged 18 or Older
June 28, 2017
GOP Healthcare Concerns
Tennessee department of Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services has shared its Fast Facts document.
Fast Facts provides a quick overview of key statistics about mental health and substance abuse in Tennessee as well as budget and service information for the Tennessee Department of Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services.
April 2 - 5, 2018
The National Rx Drug Abuse & Heroin Summit is where solutions are formulated, stakeholders convene, and change begins. Be part of the international discussion on addressing the opioid crisis by attending the 2018 Summit.
Rx Summit Presentation Documents
The next legislative session
begins in February and TAADAS has several goals for the upcoming session including:
Increase in state funding for substance use disorder treatment services and recovery housing.
Address parity enforcement and ensure review mechanisms are in place to guarantee behavioral health care services are as accessible as physical health care services.
IMD Caps with Medicaid Block grants, monitor the present residential services that are in place for addictions treatment due to the 1115 Waiver and what will happen to these services if Tennessee transitions to block grant funding for Medicaid.