HAVEN is the sole health InterVention assistance program authorized by state law to serve virtually all licensed healthcare professionals. HAVEN offers a confidential alternative to "public disciplinary action for professionals suffering from chemical dependency, emotional or behavioral disorder, or physical or mental illness."
HAVEN provides a safe environment for coordinating educational, rehabilitative, and supportive services to healthcare professionals.
HAVEN is an independent non-profit corporation founded by the Connecticut State Medical Society, Connecticut Nurses Association, Connecticut State Dental Association, Connecticut Veterinary Medicine Association and Connecticut Academy of Physician Assistants that provides confidential consultation and support to healthcare professionals facing health concerns related to alcoholism, substance abuse, behavioral or mental health issues and/or physical illness.
HAVEN undergoes annual program audits. Selected information is reported, as required by law and best practice, to the Department of Public Health (DPH), licensing boards, and the Public Health Committee. HAVEN also undergoes an annual program audit to ensure transparency and quality in our processes.
HAVEN is dedicated to serving healthcare professionals through monitoring, support and advocacy with dignity, respect, and confidentiality as allowed by law.
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