The Healthcare Task Force was created to engage healthcare personnel and health systems in New Hampshire in preventing substance-related harm and in effectively addressing substance misuse. Specific goals of this task force include healthcare providers and clinical staff recognizing substance and addiction-related issues as important health issues and understanding the relevance to their patients and their practice; heathcare providers engaging in substance education, screening, intervention, treatment or referral for treatment, and recovery support in ways appropriate to their specialty and practice setting; and seamless and consistent collaboration between addiction specialists and general health care systems.

Meeting Date & Time: Meets the fourth Thursday of every month from 9:00 to 10:30 a.m.
Meeting Location: NH Hospital Association, 125 Airport Road, Concord, NH
Task Force Chairs: Seddon Savage (seddon.r.savage@dartmouth.edu) / Lindy Keller (lindy.keller@dhhs.nh.gov)
Members: Healthcare Task Force Members List 


Strategies to Reduce Substance-Related Harm:
2015
2016

Meeting Materials

2015
January 22 – Agenda & Minutes
February 26 – Agenda & Minutes
March 26 – Agenda & Minutes
April 23 – Agenda & Minutes
May 28 – Agenda & Minutes
June 25 – Agenda & Minutes
July 23 – Agenda & Minutes
August 27 – Agenda & Minutes
September 24 – Agenda & Minutes
October 22 – Agenda & Minutes
November – No Meeting
December 17 – Agenda & Minutes

2016
January 28 – Agenda & Minutes
February 25 – Agenda & Minutes
March 24 – Agenda & Minutes
April 28 – Agenda & Minutes
May 26 – Agenda & Minutes
June 23 – Agenda & Minutes
July – No Meeting
August 25 – Agenda & Minutes

2017
January – No minutes taken
February – No minutes taken
March – No minutes taken
April – Minutes coming soon
May – Minutes coming soon
June – Minutes coming soon
July 27 – Agenda & Minutes
August 23 – Agenda & Minutes
September 28 – Agenda & Minutes
October 26 – Agenda & Minutes
November 30 – Final meeting of the year