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Table 2 Baseline telemedicine activities

From: Trends in telemedicine use in addiction treatment

State Technology Function Level of care Level of Implementation (at Baseline)
IA • Telephone-based care (McKay’s Model) • Facilitate distance treatment services for problem gambling and substance use disorders. • Outpatient Treatment (Level I.0 and Level II.1) Implemented in 14 state-funded programs providing SUD distance treatment.
• Web-based treatment system • Provide access to treatment information anytime, anywhere • Includes:  
Recovery Supports
www.recoveration.org Relapse Prevention
Smartphone version of www.Recoveration.org Continuing Care
Family Education
MD Virtual World Provide access to treatment services • Outpatient Treatment (Level I.0 and Level II.1) A pilot (n=7 providers) underway at baseline, with goals to expand
• Includes:
Recovery Supports
Relapse Prevention
Continuing Care
MA Smartphone Mobile Device with A-CHESS • Provide access to recovery support information anytime, anywhere • Includes: 4 treatment providers in state were using at beginning of study period.
Recovery Supports
Relapse Prevention
Continuing Care
OK Video-conferencing for providing psychiatric services Access to psychiatric assessment, medication management, and consultation • Outpatient Treatment (Level I.0 and Level II.1) Conducted 120,000 visits in 2013
San Mateo None    
South Carolina None