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Resources by Topic: Illicit drug use

Massachusetts Current Opioid Statistics
Features quarterly data on opioid-related overdose deaths, prescription monitoring, and opioid-related emergency services data for Massachusetts. Includes county-level data.
Type: Database
Sponsoring organization: Massachusetts Office of Health and Human Services
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A Dose of Reality about Opioids: Find Naloxone
An interactive map identifying the location and contact information for pharmacies that carry the opioid-overdose antidote naloxone within the state of New Mexico.
Type: Tool
Sponsoring organizations: New Mexico Human Services Department Behavioral Health Services Division, Office of Substance Abuse Prevention (OSAP)
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Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome (NAS) Among Newborn Hospitalizations: Rate by Patient Location
Chart showing the rate of neonatal abstinence syndrome (NAS) per 1,000 newborn hospitalizations by patient location. Includes four metropolitan levels and rural areas, with national and state-level data available for 2009-2016.
Type: Chart/Graph
Sponsoring organization: Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality
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Nebraska Masters Level Alcohol & Drug Abuse Map
Shows masters level alcohol and drug abuse state and federal shortage areas.
Type: Map/Mapping System
Sponsoring organization: Nebraska Office of Rural Health
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Preventing Substance Misuse in Rural Settings
A guide to delivering substance misuse prevention programming in rural communities. Identifies challenges and strategies specific to rural areas.
Type: Document
Sponsoring organization: Education Development Center
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Wisconsin Opioids: Data Direct
Provides access to interactive county-level data on opioid deaths and hospitalizations in Wisconsin. Includes data by age, sex, opioid type, and race/ethnicity. Select a county by clicking the map. Provides information on adult and youth opioid use. Highlights how populations are using opioids, reasons for obtaining opioid prescriptions, and trends for medication misuse.
Type: Website
Sponsoring organization: Wisconsin Department of Health Services
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North Central Regional Center for Rural Development 2018 Annual Report
Report details the work of the North Central Regional Center for Rural Development in 2018. Highlights the Center's grant awards, projects, resources, and publications. Focuses on work with issues of opioid use disorder, tribal colleges, farm stress, and other agricultural issues.
Type: Document
Sponsoring organization: North Central Regional Center for Rural Development
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Rural Communities Opioid Response Program
Details the multi-year initiative to overcome barriers to access of prevention, treatment, and recovery for substance use disorder (SUD). Features a national, county-level map highlighting where funding has been allocated to rural communities for SUD programs.
Type: Website
Sponsoring organization: Health Resources and Services Administration
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Arizona Opioid Interactive Dashboard
Provides interactive data on opioid overdoses in Arizona. Includes data by area and zip code, age group and gender, other drugs involved in overdoses, neonatal abstinence syndrome, deaths from overdoses, and trends over time.
Type: Database
Sponsoring organization: Arizona Department of Health Services
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Naloxone Training Toolkit
Toolkit lays out training for Indian Health Services providers and first responders on supplying and administering naloxone to patients experiencing an opioid overdose. Highlights training program materials, forms, and videos to support professionals in American Indian and Alaska Native communities.
Type: Website
Sponsoring organization: Indian Health Service
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