ERIC Number: ED177415
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1979
Reference Count: N/A
Third Party Payments: Alternative Funding Sources for Drug Abuse Treatment Programs. Trainer's Manual and Trainee's Handbook.
This set of materials is designed to provide helping professionals with sufficient understanding of third-party payment systems so they are able to determine the feasibility of obtaining reimbursement for service, identify potential third-party payers, assess implications of introducing a third-party payments system, and develop a plan for obtaining third-party reimbursement. The materials address the following areas of concern: background, key issues, third-party payers, confidentiality, administrative considerations, financial management, and project ISSA planning. Examples of workshop packet materials, flip charts, equipment needs, and references are included with the trainer's manual. (Author/HLM)
Descriptors: Counselors, Drug Abuse, Drug Education, Financial Support, Fund Raising, Guides, Inservice Education, Resources, Social Workers, Training Methods
Superintendent of Documents, U.S. Government Printing Office, Washington, D.C. 20402
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: National Inst. on Drug Abuse (DHEW/PHS), Rockville, MD. Div. of Resource Development.
Authoring Institution: National Drug Abuse Center for Training and Resource Development, Gaithersburg, MD.