Integrating Recovery Supports and Healthcare: The Greenville Health System and FAVOR GREENVILLE Partnership

  • Richard Jones, MA, MBA

    This workshop will focus on the integration of recovery coaching and support services into the healthcare system via on-site 24 hour response in the emergency department. Specifically we will review the partnership between FAVOR Greenville and Greenville Health System. The evolution of the relationship, the protocols and implementation of the project and the outcomes to date.

    Objectives:

    1. Demonstrate the process of recovery integration into a healthcare setting.
    2. Identify potential opportunities and challenges associated with recovery integration in various healthcare settings.
    3. Propose a potential plan of action for increasing recovery and healthcare integration in local communities.

    Target Audience:  Clinical personnel, counselors, psychiatrists, psychologists, educators, criminal justice professionals, health care professionals.

    Intermediate level. CE credits offered = 1.5 contact hours.