STOP Playbook: How Health Plans Are Tackling the Opioid Crisis
Provides examples of strategies used by health plans to address opioid misuse through the Safe, Transparent Opioid Prescribing (STOP) Initiative, which focuses on improving prescribing patterns and practices. Includes strategies and examples for increasing substance abuse treatment access in rural areas. Summarizes the health insurance impacts of the Substance Use Disorder Prevention that Promotes Opioid Recovery and Treatment (SUPPORT) for Patients and Communities legislation.
Access · Health insurance · Legislation and regulations · Pharmacy and prescription drugs · Prescription drug misuse · Service delivery models