Forensic Assertive Community Treatment (FACT): A Service Delivery Model for Individuals With Serious Mental Illness Involved With the Criminal Justice System
Denial of Methadone Devastates Incarcerated People: What Hope?
When people who are dependent on opioids are incarcerated and denied access, they go into withdrawal—an often-painful condition with symptoms that include vomiting...
Appeals court’s smart move paves the way for opioid addiction treatment in prisons and jails
Learn more in this Stat article. Location: https://www.statnews.com/2019/06/10/opioid-addiction-treatment-correctional-facilities/
Updated HHS Fact Sheet on Combating the Opioid Crisis
HHS Fact Sheet: Combating the Opioid Crisis The opioid crisis is the most daunting and complex public health challenge of our time. However,...
County Jails Struggle With A New Role As America’s Prime Centers For Opioid Detox
Faced with a flood of addicted inmates and challenged by lawsuits, America’s county jails are struggling to adjust to an opioid health crisis...
FDA approves prescription app for outpatient use disorder patients
The Food and Drug Administration yesterday approved a Mobile Medical application to help increase retention in outpatient treatment programs for opioid use disorder. The...
Office of National Drug Control Policy
Federal Resources for Rural Communities to Help Address Substance Use Disorder and Opioid Misuse
Rural Opioids Report October 11 2018