Hospital Burden of Opioid-Related Inpatient Stays: Metropolitan and Rural Hospitals, 2016
Examines burden on hospitals of opioid-related hospitalizations for metropolitan, rural-adjacent to metro, and rural remote hospitals. Includes data by region. Provides detailed information by urban-rural location, including information on the distribution of opioid-related stays, bed size, and occupancy level.
Pamela L. Owens, Audrey J. Weiss, Marguerite L. Barrett
Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality
Hospitals · Illicit drug use · Inpatient care · Prescription drug abuse · Rural-urban differences · Statistics and data