Navigation Links
Behavioral Health Group (BHG) Outpatient Opioid Treatment Centers Offer New Medication Option for Patients
Date:5/8/2013

DALLAS, May 8, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --  Michael Cannizzaro , Behavioral Health Group (BHG) Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, announced that BHG treatment centers are now offering both Buprenorphine and Methadone in their medication-assisted treatment programs.

Mr. Cannizzaro said, "BHG's outpatient opioid addiction treatment centers address each patient's physical opioid addiction with either Methadone or Buprenorphine medications in combination with counseling and skill development.  This expanded service offering demonstrates our commitment to helping each individual patient achieve his/her best functional level in the community."

Kelly Clark , MD, BHG Chief Medical Officer, commented, "Since most patients will be clinically appropriate for either Buprenorphine or Methadone medication, the choice of which medication each patient will try will usually be decided by the patient in consultation with his/her physician.  Most patients will do well on either medication, while a few will only do well on one or the other.  This additional medication option offers a choice for patients, especially those with medical conditions."

BHG's mission is to achieve positive patient outcomes by using medication-assisted treatment at the lowest possible medication dosage combined with behavioral therapy to control medical and behavioral signs of opioid addiction within an outpatient setting. 

About Behavioral Health Group

Behavioral Health Group (BHG) is a leading provider of opioid addiction treatment services.  BHG utilizes pharmacotherapy (maintenance and detoxification) as well as counseling to treat both the bio-chemical and psychosocial aspects of addiction.  In doing so, BHG offers patients their best opportunity for a successful recovery.  With 29 outpatient treatment centers across the Midwest/South/Southeast, BHG provides a critical service to thousands of individuals and their communities across the country.  BHG treatment centers are accredited by The Joint Commission.

For more information, phone 214-365-6187, email inquiries@bhgrecovery.com or visit www.bhgrecovery.com.

 


'/>"/>
SOURCE Behavioral Health Group
Copyright©2012 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Related medicine technology :

1. DocuTrac, Inc. Provides Cloud Hosted Solution for Behavioral Health Providers
2. Millennium HealthCare Signs Exclusive Distribution Agreement with Heart Smart Inc.
3. Abaxis, Inc. to Present at the Bank of America Merrill Lynch 2013 Health Care Conference
4. Sequenom Announces Participation At The Bank Of America Merrill Lynch Health Care Conference
5. Halozyme Therapeutics To Present At The Bank Of America Merrill Lynch 2013 Health Care Conference
6. Cynosure to Present at UBS Global Healthcare Conference
7. Actavis, Inc. to Present at the Bank of America Merrill Lynch 2013 Health Care Conference
8. AbbVie to Present at Bank of America Merrill Lynch 2013 Health Care Conference
9. BioDelivery Sciences to Present at the Bank of America Merrill Lynch 2013 Health Care Conference
10. Cantel Medical To Present At The Bank Of America Merrill Lynch Health Care Conference
11. Smart Water Leadership Summit Focused On Waterborne Disease Prevention in Healthcare Facilities To Be Held In Chicago June 6 & 7
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:4/25/2017)... 2017 Endo International plc (NASDAQ: ENDP ) ... of its senior management team will host a conference call and ... The dial-in number to access the call is ... the passcode is 6086379. Please dial in 10 minutes prior to ... replay of the call will be available from May 9, 2017 ...
(Date:4/20/2017)... , April 20, 2017  Cogentix Medical, Inc. ... on providing the Urology, Uro/Gyn and Gynecology markets ... Ash Keswani has joined the Company as Senior ... newly created position, Mr. Keswani will report directly ... "Our organization is delighted that Ash ...
(Date:4/20/2017)... 2017  RXi Pharmaceuticals Corporation (NASDAQ: RXII), a ... significant unmet medical needs, today announced that it ... product development program, based on its proprietary self-delivering ... Dermatology (SID) 76 th Annual Meeting.  The ... sciences relevant to skin health and disease through ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:
(Date:4/28/2017)... ... April 28, 2017 , ... Datta Endoscopic ... has joined the revolutionary endoscopic practice under Dr. Datta. Patel is a Board ... Medicine. The patented, revolutionary eDiscSculpt Technique created and used by Datta Endoscopic is ...
(Date:4/28/2017)... ... 2017 , ... People are starting to accept that hearing aids can be ... the stigma it had when great-grandpa wore his hearing aids years ago,” said Dr. ... North American Speaker Series (NASS) segment. “He probably wore an iPod-size hearing ...
(Date:4/28/2017)... ... April 28, 2017 , ... ... assisting the Brooke Grove Foundation implement a Microsoft Dynamics GP solution that integrates ... leading ERP expert that specializes in long-term care, Brooke Grove now has the ...
(Date:4/28/2017)... ... April 28, 2017 , ... Christie Medical Holdings, Inc. , with ... B. Braun Medical Inc. , a leader in infusion therapy and pain management. ... many as 90 percent of hospital patients receiving a peripheral IV catheter as part ...
(Date:4/27/2017)... ... April 27, 2017 , ... The ... the 2017 Public Leadership in Neurology Award (PLINA). The couple joins a prestigious ... Bruschi, Vice President Walter Mondale, actor Michael J. Fox and former U.S. Attorney ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):