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The Role of Rural Hospitals in Addressing Opioid and Other Substance Use Problems

Description
Provides slides from the January 2018 Small Rural Hospital Transition HELP Webinar on strategies for rural hospitals to engage in opioid and substance use issues. Addresses drivers of substance use disorders, barriers to treatment, prevention strategies, community coalitions, and more. Includes program examples for prevention, screening, and treatment.
Author(s)
John Gale
Date
01/2018
Type
Presentation Slides
Organization
Maine Rural Health Research Center
Tagged as
Community engagement and volunteerism · Hospitals · Illicit drug use · Pharmacy and prescription drugs · Prescription drug misuse · Service delivery models · Wellness, health promotion, and disease prevention