Weitzman Institute Learning Academy


You're fighting to save your patients and your community. We can help.   

Community Health Center, Inc. and the Weitzman Institute are bringing together our years of world-class primary care, research, and education to help health centers across the country take on the opioid crisis. With professional support, comprehensive training, and techniques grounded in proven research, we can elevate your health center to the next level of care for your patients.

FQHCs are on the front lines of the opioid crisis, and we can't do this alone.

Register today for the Weitzman Learning Academy.

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A customized experience tailored to your health center's needs. A full suite of services that will enhance your primary care practice for your patients struggling with substance use disorder. Brought right to your desk, right when you need it.

Not sure what you want? If you missed our free webinar outlining our services, please review the slides here and video here. If you have further questions, you can email [email protected] or call 860-852-0828.


Learning Academy

Learning Academy: Recordings

Format: 2-hour recorded webinar

  • $300/one Learning Academy recorded webinar
  • $750/three Learning Academy recorded webinars
  • $750/four Addiction 101 recorded webinars
  • $1,200/three Learning Academy and four Addiction 101 Curriculum Bundles ($200 discount for Weitzman ECHO participants)

Learning Academy One: Getting Started

  • Identifying, training, credentialing and optimizing the role of MAT prescribers
  • Assessing adequate access for patients, and provider and agency capacity
  • Allocating resources
  • Establishing a successful model of care

Who Should Purchase:

  • Medical and Behavioral Health Prescribers
  • Leaders
  • Credentialing
  • Operational Staff
  • Decision Makers


Learning Academy Two: Implementing Team-Based Care

  • The TBC model
  • Integration of BH/SA
  • Optimizing roles of team
  • Workflow and operations integration
  • Roles to consider adding:
    • Recovery Care Coordinators
    • Community Health Workers

Who Should Purchase:

  • Medical and Behavioral Health Providers
  • Nursing
  • Medical Assistants
  • Care Coordinators
  • Patient Navigators


Learning Academy Three: Process/Protocol/Workflow

  • Development of formal process and protocol for MAT program, including:
    • New patient registration
    • Risk management
    • Discharge
    • Patient contracts
  • High-level training on quality management tools and their organizational implementation
  • Model for evaluation of MAT Program

Who Should Purchase:

  • Clinical Chiefs
  • Nursing
  • Operational Leaders


Addiction 101

Date/Time: 1/1/19 thru 4/1/19
Format: 4-webinar series
Price: $750

  • Disease model of addiction
  • Motivational interviewing
  • Trauma-informed Care
  • Integration of BH
  • Cultural transformation in organizations
  • Quality management basics

Who Should Attend:

  • Leaders
  • Medical and Behavioral Health Clinical Staff
  • Front Desk Staff
  • Prescribers


Weitzman ECHO Medication Assisted Treatment

Date: Starting 11/2018
Format: 1 year membership to video-based learning collaborative
Price: $7,000

  • Monthly video-based learning collaborative for primary care and behavioral health providers
  • Project ECHO will consist of part didactic and part case presentation with expert recommendations
  • Become practice partners with a team of agencies to deepen knowledge and understanding of MAT services and coordination through case presentation and interactive sessions

Who Should Attend:

  • Data Waivered Prescribers
  • Behavioral Health 
  • Front Line Care Teams


Customized Consultation

Date:  Starting 11/2018
Price: Custom
Description: Custom tailored package to the needs of your organization. Can include any or all of the components listed below:

  • Site visit to CHC for demonstration of team-based care model and training
  • Site visit by CHC to individual organization for needs assessment, strategic planning and training
  • Weekly or monthly coach-mentor calls

Who Should Attend: Dependent on plan


We look forward to teaming up with you to tackle the biggest health crisis of our time.

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