SBIRT IN THE NEWS
MD News, May/June 2012: LinkingCare.org Comprehensive website provides links to substance use resources: page 17
SAMHSA News (Nov./Dec. 2009): Normalizing Alcohol and Drug Screening in Colorado
Colorado Public Radio's Colorado
Matters (Aug. 17, 2009): Interview with SBIRT Colorado Program Director Brie Reimann
Denver Post (Feb. 19, 2009): "Preventing Substance Abuse," with SBIRT Colorado Program Manager Leigh Fischer.
Centura Health's Vim & Vigor (Spring, 2009): Health educators with the SBIRT Colorado at Littleton Adventist Hospital have educated a broad range of people about healthy limits. Full article
Summit County News (Aug. 30, 2008): Grant Supports Community Drug Screenings. Full article
NurseWeek(July 28, 2008): "ED Nurses Set the Stage for Alcohol Screening," By Catherine Spader, RN
Daily (June 25, 2008): Responding
to an article which posed the question, “Does Eagle County drink
too much?” Vail Valley Medical Center's SBIRT Colorado Health Educator Carlos Abel wrote a letter
to the editor, offering helpful drinking guidelines and
information on the SBIRT approach.
Tribune (May 23, 2008): "Substance Screening Rolls Out in Northern Colorado."