Report on Lessons Learned from Rural Opioid Overdose Reversal Grant Recipients
Presents lessons learned from the recipients of the Rural Opioid Overdose Reversal (ROOR) Program grants. The ROOR Program was piloted by the Federal Office of Rural Health Policy (FORHP) in 2015 and seeks to combat the opioid crisis at the local level. Report also shares resources designed to assist other rural organizations, and documents the impact of the pilot year program. Background on each of the 18 original grant recipients and their programs is provided.
National Organization of State Offices of Rural Health
Access · Community engagement and volunteerism · Funding · Health workforce education and training · Illicit drug use · Networking and collaboration · Prescription drug abuse · Substance abuse · Wellness, health promotion, and disease prevention