SAMHSA Finalized Take-Home Methadone Flexibilities, But Challenges to Access Persist

As fentanyl proliferates the illicit drug market and opioid-related overdoses surge, access to the life-saving medication methadone is more critical than ever. Efforts to increase access to take-home methadone have paid off, and the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) cemented COVID-era flexibilities earlier this year. For substance use disorder (SUD) treatment providers […]

Crossroads Treatment Centers Taps Landmark Health Vet Dr. James Stephen for CMO Role

Substance use disorder (SUD) provider Crossroads Treatment Centers has named Dr. James Stephen its next chief medical officer. Stephen comes to Crossroads after working in the home health care sector. Most recently, he served as a regional medical officer at home health provider Landmark Health, which is now under UnitedHealth Group’s (NYSE: UNH) Optum umbrella. […]

Why Financial Incentives Could Be the Next Big Thing in Addiction Treatment

The regulatory environment may be shifting to allow contingency management — a well-researched but underutilized care tactic — to become a vital tool in improving care and performance outcomes in addiction treatment. If that happens, contingency management could also turn into a vital tool to address the rising number of stimulant-related overdoses and deaths in […]

Crossroads Treatment Centers Receives Recapitalization for Acquisition and Expansion Efforts

Revelstoke Capital Partners and Canadian-based Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec (CDPQ) have completed a recapitalization of an affiliate of Crossroads Treatment Centers. Greenville, South Carolina-based Crossroads Treatment Centers operates over 115 clinics across 10 states for substance use disorder (SUD) and mental health, reaching more than 26,000 lives deemed as being at-risk. Revelstoke […]