Substance Use Disorders: A Foundation Sees New Opportunities And Continuing Challenges

Behavioral health providers are competing for scarce resources and are often not aware of key policy and regulatory opportunities. These providers face economic, regulatory, and workforce challenges in a rapidly evolving health care environment, and they struggle continuously to provide services to a group of people who are among the most vulnerable and demanding. These providers have few opportunities to meet; learn from each other; and collaborate on programs, health systems reform, strategic planning, or policy and advocacy.