Dates: August 27th and September 5th
Location: Cameron Park, CA
Organization Description: El Dorado Community Health Center serves approximately 9,000 patients each year in El Dorado County. The center’s focus is to provide exceptional health care for every age. They accept most private insurances, Medi-Cal, Medicare, Covered California, the under-insured, and those without insurance. EDCHC provides a full range of family practice services. Visit their website: https://www.edcchc.org
MAT Services Description: EDCHC’s MAT services are integrated into primary care and delivered through a multi-disciplinary team. Their MAT model is primarily a Nurse Care Manager Model. Their team includes primary care prescribers, licensed psychologists, social workers, and psychiatrists. They provide services through group visits, 1:1s visits, and they largely do home inductions. They use the ASAM criteria to identify appropriate levels of care, have established effective partnerships with CBOs, and work with their payors to financially sustain their MAT model. EDCHC services include assessing for Adverse Childhood Events, patient advocacy, Pharmacy Program with Patient Assistance Program for medications, podiatry, behavioral health and referrals to collaborative organizations within the community.