Virtual Services and Supports for Substance Use and Concurrent Disorders — Connectivity and Equipment (Report at a Glance)
Author: Canadian Centre on Substance Use and Addiction
Report at a glance examining technology barriers to effective delivery of virtual care for substance use, substance use disorders and concurrent disorders among people in Canada. A lack of cellphone minutes, internet access, data plans and equipment vary by gender and age, as well as between those who have and have not used such services. The summary recommends actions for policy makers and service providers.