State Solutions to the Opioid Epidemic

States are battling an unprecedented opioid epidemic. There is new agreement among the treatment community--backed by research--that medication-assisted treatment for addiction and harm reduction measures, such as syringe exchange programs and easy access to naloxone, are effective. This eCademy webcast will highlight innovative programs, practices and policies focused on the prevention and treatment of substance abuse and opioid addiction in the states. How these programs may be impacted under some proposals to reform the Affordable Care Act and Medicaid will also be discussed. 

State Solutions to the Opioid Epidemic
Tuesday, March 21, 2 p.m. EDT
A FREE CSG eCademy webcast

 

Additional Resources: 

Download Slides in PDF (Slides #67 and #69 were updated to reflect the latest available data)

Utah's 12 Month Strategic Plan 2017

Selected Policy Responses by the Utah Legislature 

MAT specific resources

http://store.samhsa.gov/shin/content//SMA16-4938/SMA16-4938.pdf

http://store.samhsa.gov/shin/content/SMA14-4892/SMA14-4892.pdf

http://store.samhsa.gov/shin/content//PEP15-FEDGUIDEOTP/PEP15-FEDGUIDEOTP.pdf

http://archive.samhsa.gov/MAT-Decisions-in-Recovery/

General MAT resources, how to become a provider and training links

https://www.samhsa.gov/medication-assisted-treatment

Treatment locators

https://findtreatment.samhsa.gov/

Surgeon general’s report

https://addiction.surgeongeneral.gov/

Child welfare

http://store.samhsa.gov/shin/content//SMA16-4978/SMA16-4978.pdf

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