RCORP 2021 (Region 5 Meeting): Integrating Health Promotion Into Opioid Use Disorder (OUD) Services for People Who Inject Drugs (PWID) The workshop will present strategies to integrate HIV, hepatitis, and sexual health concerns into services for PWID. The
The workshop presented strategies to integrate HIV, hepatitis, and sexual health concerns into services for PWID. The session will focus on communication skills, assessment techniques, and building motivation among PWID to make healthier choices. Mr. Sacco looked at programmatic and clinical-level integration strategies and offered participants an opportunity to assess current service delivery models and develop a plan to enhance care. Mrs. Bell and Ms. Chavis intrdoduce participants to resources and funding opportunities available through HRSA’s HIV/AIDS Bureau (HAB).
- James Sacco, MSW, LCSW, JBS International
- Lillian Bell, MPH, Supervisory Public Health Analyst/Branch Chief, Division of Community HIV/AIDS Programs, HAB, HRSA
- Nicole Chavis, MPH, Public Health Analyst, HAB, HRSA