September 17, 2013
WIPHL has announced its September Symposium on Behavioral Screening and Intervention (BSI) will be held September 17, 2013 at the Monona Terrace in Madison. Co-sponsored by the Wisconsin Collaborative for Healthcare Quality, the symposium is designed to help facilitate conversation between healthcare policymakers, purchasers, payers and providers to push for further movement and action on BSI.
The day-long event will be free and open to the public. For more information and to register, click here.
Alcohol and Drug Screening Services Expand to Five Additional Clinics in Wisconsin
January 29, 2013
Five Wisconsin healthcare clinics will now offer behavioral screening and intervention (BSI) services aimed at reducing unhealthy drinking and drug use, promoting smoking cessation and improving depression detection and treatment. Read the full press release here.
Madison Police Chief Noble Wray Endorses BSI
November 27, 2012
In the Wisconsin State Journal (WSJ), Madison Police Chief Noble Wray demonstrated his support for the important role BSI can play in addressing Wisconsin's binge drinking and intoxicated driving problems. Read his WSJ column here.
Wisconsin Public Television, "Here And Now"
December 30, 2011
Host Frederica Freyberg interviews Dr. Rich Brown about "Wisconsin's innovative new policies on preventative medicine, and the implication federal healthcare law could have for these practices.