Improving Access to Evidence-Based Medical Treatment for Opioid Use Disorder: Strategies to Address Key Barriers Within the Treatment System
Presents a study on the barriers to evidence-based treatment for opioid use disorder (OUD). Identifies nine common barriers to evidence-based care for people with OUD, including stigma, workforce training, and financial barriers, among others. Includes rural references throughout.
Bertha K. Madras, N. Jia Ahmad, Jenny Wen, et al.
National Academy of Medicine
Health disparities · Healthcare quality · Illicit drug use · Prescription drug misuse · Specialty care