[Webinar] Telehealth and SUD: Lessons From the Pandemic

October 7th, 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm ET
Manatt, Phelps & Phillips, LLP

Manatt, Phelps & Phillips, LLP

October 7th, 2021
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM ET

A New Webinar From the AMA and Manatt Shares How Telehealth Policies Changed During COVID-19, What That Means for Substance Use Disorder Treatment—and What’s Next. Click Here to Register Free.

The COVID-19 pandemic drove significant expansion in state and federal telehealth policies, playing a critical role in ensuring access to substance use disorder (SUD) services, even during quarantine. In a new webinar, the American Medical Association (AMA) and Manatt examine changes in telehealth policies, how those changes are impacting SUD treatment—and which new policies should be extended long term to maximize continued access to SUD services. The program also analyzes key lessons providers learned during the pandemic about using telehealth to serve those with SUDs—and how to carry those important learnings forward. Click here to register free.

The program will answer key questions, including:

  • What were the most important telehealth changes during the pandemic?
  • Which of those changes should be made permanent in serving those with SUDs?
  • How can telehealth support providers in the delivery of SUD services?
  • What barriers did states and health care providers face in implementing the expanded telehealth policies?
  • Beyond making these policies permanent, what else can states do to address the ongoing substance use epidemic?

Even if you can’t make our live program on October 7, click here now to register free, and you’ll receive a link to view the webinar on demand.


Jared Augenstein, Director, Manatt Health
Zoe Barnard, Administrator, Addictive and Mental Disorders Division, State of Montana
Lewei (Allison) Lin, MD, MS, Assistant Professor, University of Michigan Addiction Center and Director, Addiction Psychiatry Fellowship Program

If you would like to receive an audio transcript of this webinar due to accessibility issues, please email us at webinars@manatt.com.

DISCLAIMER: Because of the generality of this update, the information provided herein may not be applicable in all situations and should not be acted upon without specific legal advice based on particular situations.

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