Total CE Credit Hours: 1
Course Info URL: https://www.addictioncounselorce.com/courses/101313
About the Course:
In most communities, individuals detained in jails find themselves without access to Medicaid benefits upon release. This publication addresses the topic of maintaining Medicaid benefits for jail detainees with co-occurring mental health and substance use disorders.
This course is based on the reading-based online, Maintaining Medicaid Benefits for Jail Detainees With Co-Occurring Mental Health and Substance Use Disorders created by The GAINS Center
The GAINS Center
Course Material Author
This course is recommended for health care professionals, especially addiction counselors, psychologists, mental health counselors, social workers, and nurses who seek knowledge about maintaining Medicaid benefits for jail detainees with co-occurring mental health and substance use disorders. It is appropriate for all levels of participants’ knowledge.
Discuss factors leading to maintenance or termination of Medicaid benefits for jail detainees.
Explain federal guidelines on Medicaid as they pertain to incarceration.
Describe the way in which Lane County, Oregon, has addressed the issue of maintaining Medicaid benefits for incarcerated individuals.
American Academy of Health Care Providers in the Addictive Disorders (AAHCPAD)
1 CE credit hour
American Psychological Association (APA)
1 CE credit hour
CE Learning Systems is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. CE Learning Systems maintains responsibility for this program and its content.
NAADAC, the Association for Addiction Professionals (NAADAC)
1 CE credit hour
This course has been approved by CE Learning Systems, service provider of Addiction Counselor CE, as a NAADAC Approved Education Provider, for educational credits. NAADAC Provider #107243, CE Learning Systems is responsible for all aspects of their programming.
National Association of School Psychologists (NASP)
1 CPD hour
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