Variation in substance use screening outcomes with commonly used screening strategies in primary care: Findings from a multi-site implementation study of electronic health record-integrated screening for alcohol and drug use
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adult primary care patients; alcohol screening; CPDD; Drug use
The US Preventive Services Task Force now recommends screening for drug use in adult primary care patients, and alcohol screening has been guideline-recommended for decades. Primary care clinics frequently struggle to choose the approach that is best suited to their resources, workflows, and patient populations. To inform these decisions, we conducted a multi-site study to inform the implementation and feasibility of electronic health record (EHR)-integrated screening.