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August 5, 2019

Co-prescribing naloxone in Medicare Part D increases

A study found that overall national rates for naloxone co-prescription along with any opioid among Medicare Part D patients increased from 1.5… Source: News feed
July 23, 2019

NIH establishes network to improve opioid addiction treatment in criminal justice settings

The National Institutes of Health will award 12 grants to form the Justice Community Opioid Innovation Network (JCOIN) to support research on… Source: News feed
July 23, 2019

The Importance of Treating Opioid Use Disorder in the Justice System

Effectively delivering OUD treatment in the justice system will give individuals with OUD a chance of recovery, and will make a huge difference in… Source: News […]
July 18, 2019

The Need for Diversity and Inclusivity in Presenting Scientific Research

Diversity and inclusion are paramount in all sectors of society, especially in the sciences. Yet it is a well-known (and frequently lamented) fact… Source: News feed
July 15, 2019

Access to Addiction Services Differs by Race and Gender

Disparities in access to quality treatment play a role in every aspect of health care and health outcomes, and the opioid crisis is no different. Source: […]
June 26, 2019

The Importance of Prevention in Addressing the Opioid Crisis

As our communities, healthcare systems, and government agencies join in the effort to reverse the epidemic of opioid overdoses and solve the opioid… Source: News feed