American Addiction Centers Announces Dr. Thomas Britton as New CEO
American Addiction Centers has announced the appointment of healthcare executive Dr. Thomas Britton as its new CEO, effective February 7, 2022. Britton, who is in long-term recovery himself, brings over 30 years of experience in behavioral healthcare, serving in both executive leadership and clinical roles. He joins AAC from one of the largest non-profit providers […]
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Greenhouse Treatment Centers Clinical Director, Melitta Basa, recently penned an op-ed that provided guidance on how to navigate a relationship that involves both addiction and domestic violence. Since the pandemic began, there has been an unfortunately sharp increase in instances of substance use and domestic violence. Even more unfortunate is that this is actually a […]
American Addiction Centers is one of the first addiction treatment providers to be awarded the HIPAA Seal of Compliance™ from the Compliancy Group. This distinction is the healthcare industry standard for verifying an organization’s good-faith effort to safeguard their patients’ protected health information and achieve compliance with the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA). […]
Dr. Charles Smith, addictionologist at Recovery First Treatment Center, was interviewed by Patrick Jones on his podcast, ‘That Give Me Anxiety.’ The podcast speaks with experts in various fields about topics that people are typically anxious about. In Dr. Smith’s episode, the thought of getting sober can be daunting and anxiety-provoking for some, so he, […]
Sampson Asumadu, pharmacist at AdCare Hospital of Worcester, was recently interviewed by Optum on facts about expired medication. The expiration date listed on medication is not like the expiration date on food items. Instead, the expiration date indicates the date at which the medication retains its full potency and safety. Over time, medications can degrade […]
In recognition of Alcohol Awareness Month, American Addiction Centers, a leading provider of substance use treatment, will be hosting a discussion series called Sober Thursdays: An AAC Chat throughout the month of April. Each Thursday, beginning April 7, a panel of treatment experts and frontline workers – many of whom are in recovery – will address some […]
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