Examining attrition rates at one specialty addiction treatment provider in the United States: a case study using a retrospective chart review

@article{Loveland2014ExaminingAR,
  title={Examining attrition rates at one specialty addiction treatment provider in the United States: a case study using a retrospective chart review},
  author={David Loveland and Hilary Driscoll},
  journal={Substance Abuse Treatment, Prevention, and Policy},
  year={2014},
  volume={9}
}
BackgroundEngaging individuals who have a substance use disorder (SUD) in treatment continues to be a challenge for the specialty addiction treatment field. Research has consistently revealed high rates of missed appointments at each step of the enrollment process: 1. between calling for services and assessment, 2. between assessment and enrollment, and 3. between enrollment and completion of treatment. Extensive research has examined each step of the process; however, there is limited research… 
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