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Substance Use Disorder: Reliable Data Needed for Substance Abuse Prevention and Treatment Block Grant Program

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Reviews what is known about the number of substance use disorder (SUD) treatment facilities and services, overall treatment capacity, and barriers to expanding capacity. Describes the Substance Abuse Prevention and Treatment Block Grant (SABG), State Targeted Response to the Opioid Crisis (STR) and State Opioid Response (SOR) programs, and examines how seven states utilized these programs. Evaluates the data used to assess the effectiveness of these programs, and offers recommendations to improve the reliability of data collected on individuals served by the SABG program.
Date
12/2020
Type
Document
Organization
Government Accountability Office
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Access · Funding · Policy · Statistics and data · Substance use and misuse · Alabama · Kentucky · Michigan · New Hampshire · New Mexico · Ohio · Utah