The pandemic has brought challenges and disruption to substance use disorder services along with opportunities. The presentation will examine these new opportunities and “how to get there.”
- Recognize some of the opportunities that have resulted from the pandemic.
- Explore the role of resilience in responding to service needs during the pandemic, and as a path to opportunities.
Sheila Weix, MSN, RN, CARN
During her tenure as a leader in SUD treatment, Sheila Weix has been involved with emergencies related to the HIV epidemic, 9/11, and the 2008 economic collapse. She is currently applying this experience in an outpatient treatment service that includes medication-assisted treatment in rural Wisconsin during the COVID19 pandemic.