Engaging Patients In Care Coalition

  1. Program Provider
  2. Full Description
Community Network for Behavioral Healthcare, Inc. (CommCARE)

Program Summary: EPICC is designed to provide 24/7 referral services, via the Community Network's EPICC hotline, for patients in the Kansas City region who go to hospitals for opioid overdoses, so that they can be connected, upon leaving the hospital,  to community-level ongoing care options.

Through the efforts of Certified Peer Specialists, CommCare works with individuals, regardless of insurance status, in finding their path of recovery. EPICC partners with community organizations specializing in behavioral health programs, including Medication Assisted Treatment, mental health and substance use disorders, along with other health providers to assist individuals from all walks of life meet their potential.

The EPICC Program is designed to provide services to individuals from various demographic backgrounds as Opioid Use Disorder can affect anyone. The primary recipients of EPICC are high-risk users who have overdosed on opioids or are at risk for overdose, including those who are IV users and those who are pregnant.

Program Addresses: 
EPICC • 1627 Main St. • Suite 700 • Kansas City, MO 64108

Comprehensive Mental Health Services - George Norman, Jr. Recovery Center
     4231 S Hocker Dr. • Independence, MO 64055

Comprehensive Mental Health Services - Kansas City Recovery
     7447 Holmes Rd • Kansas City, MO 64131

Heartland Center for Behavioral Change • 1730 Prospect Ave • Kansas City, MO 64127

Kansas City Assessment & Triage Center • 2600 E 12th St • Kansas City, MO 64127

Swope Health Imani House • 3950 E 51st St • Kansas City, MO 64130

Truman Medical Center Behavioral Health • 300 W 19th Ter • Kansas City, MO 64108

816-472-9012 ext. 126 • commcare1.org


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