Study of Colorado’s Efforts to Reverse Opioid Epidemic
The AMA, Colorado Medical Society and Manatt Health release study of Colorado’s meaningful efforts to reverse the opioid epidemic.
Landmark deal on medication-assisted treatment a model for nation
A breakthrough in Pennsylvania eliminates prior authorization for lifesaving treatment for opioid-use disorder. Every other state should follow suit.
Study of Pennsylvania commonwealth efforts to reverse opioid epidemic
AMA, Pennsylvania Medical Society and Manatt Health release analysis of progress made, recommend next steps for policymakers, insurers and physicians.
5 ways the midterms shook up the U.S. health care agenda for 2019
Prescription-drug pricing, gun violence and ACA-stabilization efforts are among the issues that could see new life next year.
How to refer a patient with opioid-use disorder to a specialist
Your patient has an opioid-use disorder. Here’s how to find evidence-based care.
5 reasons to read the surgeon general’s opioid epidemic report
The AMA calls on the nation’s physicians to read this timely new report from the U.S. surgeon general. Find out what you will learn from America’s top doctor.
How Medicaid programs can help end the opioid epidemic
Medication-assisted treatment and inpatient care are among approaches that work, but many states still only offer minimal care for a massive problem.
4 factors that add to stigma surrounding opioid-use disorder
The stigma surrounding opioid-use disorder stands in the way of ending the opioid epidemic. Find out how to overcome stigma and effectively treat opioid-use disorder.
Opioid-use disorder: Treat the family, not just the patient
Involving loved ones can help them cope and understand what effective treatment looks like. Learn more about family opioid treatment.