A Grim 2020 Year-End Outlook Reflects The Crushing Collision of Opioid Deaths and The...

It's Time For A National Focus. Massive job loss, treatment disruption, prolonged social isolation and deepening hopelessness have derailed many struggling to find recovery. After nearly a year of pain, the crisis is getting worse.
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The Ongoing, Complex Question of Medication Assisted Treatment

MAT: The use of MAT in treating opioid addiction is exploding -- and controversial. A few facts...  I've been fielding many questions regarding MAT lately... ...and...
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NJ responds to 48-hour “window of highest risk” for opioid overdoses.

Just In: New Jersey legislature authorizes its paramedics to administer buprenorphine to patients after reviving them, for a “softer landing.” A Paradigm Shift Amid a...

America’s current opioid crisis is the symptom of a larger, deeper problem.

Over the 100 counties with the highest fatal drug overdose rates in the U.S., more than 75% are within the heart of Appalachia or...
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SAMHSA’s Grim Numbers; The Opioid Crisis Hits the White House Homepage

A Deepening Crisis in America Updated Numbers from SAMHSA: Hope, but the battle rages on. The latest dispatch from SAMHSA isn't pretty... The opioid crisis...
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The “Third Wave” of The Opioid Crisis: Fentanyl.

Fentanyl-involved deaths soar in the U.S. A Frightening Report from The Centers for Disease Control. Two weeks ago, on March 14, The Centers for Disease...
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Eating Disorders

Eating Disorders: No long shrouded in darkness January 09, 2019 CEO Blog  It’s not clear if we’re seeing an increase in eating disorder cases or simply a...
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Medication Assisted Treatment and Policy

Getting The Job Done Despite A Patchwork of State and Federal Opioid Treatment Policies Medication Assisted Treatment (MAT) is gathering tremendous momentum--quickly. In combination with...
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America’s Opioid Epidemic

The national opioid epidemic is now front and center in American media and the government's agenda because it has exacted a heavy financial and...
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Regularly Review Your Insurance Coverage

We all know the importance of having insurance but the logic sometimes escapes us when it comes time to pay that expensive premium each...