(20 ILCS 301/20-10)
Screening, Brief Intervention, and Referral to Treatment.
(a) As used in this Section, "SBIRT" means the identification of individuals, within primary care settings, who need substance use disorder treatment. Primary care providers will screen and, based on the results of the screen, deliver a brief intervention or make referral to a licensed treatment provider as appropriate. SBIRT is not a licensed category of service.
(b) The Department may develop policy or best practice guidelines for identification of at-risk individuals through SBIRT and contract or billing requirements for SBIRT.
(Source: P.A. 100-759, eff. 1-1-19