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September 4, 2020

For young adults experiencing substance use disorder, the pandemic proves particularly challenging

For young adults experiencing substance use disorder, the pandemic proves particularly challenging After getting her wisdom teeth extracted at the age of 17, Ohio native Tracey Helton Mitchell was given an opioid prescription that not only alleviated the pain from the removal but also provided relief from the depressive symptoms […]
September 4, 2020

Iso: The New Synthetic Opioid That Is Causing Overdose Deaths

Iso: The New Synthetic Opioid That Is Causing Overdose Deaths A new synthetic opioid known as “iso” is causing an increasing number of opioid overdose deaths. Isotonitazene is a synthetic version of etonitazene. Experts say it’s rapidly becoming more popular in the illegal drug market in the United States. They […]
July 16, 2020

PursueCare Speaking at the NCAD 2020 Virtual Experience – July 30th

  Nicholas Mercadante, JD, PursueCare’s Chief Executive Officer, and Dr. Steven Powell, MD, MPH, CPE, FAPA, PursueCare’s Chief Medical Officer, will be speaking at the National Conference on Addiction Disorder’s 2020 Virtual Experience on July 30th 2020. This session will share key considerations for telehealth MAT, including evidence supporting successful […]
July 2, 2020

More than 300 organizations, physician groups push Congress to take action on telehealth policies

More than 300 organizations, physician groups push Congress to take action on telehealth policies Healthcare industry groups are pushing congressional leaders to pass new legislation that will permanently expand telehealth flexibilities. Action is needed to ensure patients and clinicians don’t fall off the “telehealth cliff” when the COVID-19 public health emergency […]
July 1, 2020

ClearChoiceMD Urgent Care Partners With PursueCare To Offer Telehealth Medication-Assisted Treatment For Opioid Use Disorder To New Hampshire And Vermont Residents

ClearChoiceMD Urgent Care Partners With PursueCare To Offer Telehealth Medication-Assisted Treatment For Opioid Use Disorder To New Hampshire And Vermont Residents            Partnership promotes on-site prevention of prescribed opioid misuse and targeted interventive treatment for patients with behavioral health needs and Substance Use Disorder, then transitions to PursueCare’s app-based at-home […]
May 27, 2020

Treating Patients With Opioid Use Disorder in Their Homes – An Emerging Treatment Model

Treating Patients With Opioid Use Disorder in Their Homes An Emerging Treatment Model May 27, 2020 Lori Uscher-Pines, PhD1; Haiden A. Huskamp, PhD2; Ateev Mehrotra, MD2 JAMA. Published online May 27, 2020. doi:10.1001/jama.2020.3940 Approximately 50,000 deaths from opioid overdose occur each year in the US,1 and the prevalence of heroin use is increasing.2 Although more than 2 million people with an opioid use […]
May 15, 2020

WEBINAR: Telehealth: Understanding the Basics and the Recent COVID-19 Related Changes

WEBINAR: Telehealth: Understanding the Basics and the Recent COVID-19 Related Changes May 21, 2020 3:00 PM to 4:00 PM Presented by the Health Law Section About the Program In this webinar, the presenters will describe the benefits of telehealth and the legal issues that need to be considered by attorneys […]
April 30, 2020

From Our CEO: PursueCare Waives Fees for Healthcare Workers

From Our CEO: PursueCare Waives Fees for Healthcare Workers In the wake of the suicides of two New York City healthcare providers, there is growing concern regarding the mental health of medical workers who are on the front lines fighting the coronavirus pandemic. They are facing unprecedented stress, difficult workloads, and […]
March 18, 2020

PursueCare Announces Series A Funding To Meet Increasing Demand For Telehealth Addiction Treatment Services At Home During COVID-19 Outbreak

PursueCare Announces Series A Funding To Meet Increasing Demand For Telehealth Addiction Treatment Services At Home During COVID-19 Outbreak NEWS PROVIDED BY PursueCare Mar 18, 2020, 09:21 ET MIDDLETOWN, Conn., March 18, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — PursueCare (pursuecare.com), a Connecticut-based telemedicine provider treating individuals struggling with Opioid Use Disorder (OUD), has announced a Series […]
March 12, 2020
PursueCare Waives Fees for New Partners

PursueCare Waives Fees for New Partners

PursueCare Waives Fees for New Partners In the face of growing concerns regarding in-person contact and overflow at healthcare facilities, we are waiving all implementation fees of our PursueCare Connect portal, the electronic link between PursueCare and our collaborating partners. The portal makes it possible to immediately refer patients for […]