opioid treatment programs

Quantum Units Education: New CEU Courses

Opioid Addicted Patients: Medical Problems Some medical problems are more prevalent and often more severe in people addicted to opioids than in the general population.  This CEU course identifies medical problems commonly encountered in people addicted to opioids, discusses their treatment in opioid treatment programs (OTP), and notes important considerations…

More access to opioid treatment programs needed in Southeast, says study

In 2015, more than 30,000 Americans died from overdosing on opioids, and a new study led by the University of Georgia shows that one of the hardest hit populations — low-income Americans on Medicaid — isn’t getting the help it needs to combat opioid addiction. The researchers analyzed data from…