From the September 1981 magazine.

About Alcoholism - Alcoholism Information, Research and Treatment

Night Hospital/Night School

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As health care costs continue to rise, primary alcoholism treatment on an outpatient basis will become more widespread. In this event, the "Night Hospital" program--such as the one now operating at Elmbrook Memorial Hospital in Brookfield, Wisconsin--is likely to be replicated.

And as employee assistance programs become more effective, people will begin reaching treatment sooner,...

-- U.S. Journal