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Executive Orders, EO 18-09 by Governor Colyer Regarding Substance Use Disorder Task Force -- 3-1-18.pdf
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See March 1 Capitol Comments article entitled Governor Colyer Announces Substance Abuse Disorder Task Force.
K-TRACS Press Release 2-15-2018.pdf
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For more information, see KHA's Current Report article entitled K-TRACS Statewide Integration Adds 14 Kansas Hospitals.
CHA.090-Opioid-SummitReport_web2.pdf
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In June 2017, CHA and member hospitals conducted a six-month pilot in eight Colorado hospital emergency departments and two freestanding emergency departments with the goal of reducing the administration of opioids by ED clinicians. The 10 EDs achieved a 36 percent reduction in opioid administrations when compared to the same time period in 2016, far surpassing the original pilot goal of 15 percent.
Getting Help for Opioid Dependence or Withdrawal.pdf
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The Federal Trade Commission, in partnership with SAMHSA, has developed a new fact sheet to help those in need of treatment for opioid dependence or withdrawal. This fact sheet provides information on how to obtain proper and safe help for the treatment of opioid dependence or withdrawal and is available in English and Spanish.
PolicyBrief_MO KS Opioid.pdf
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A Policy Brief examining overdose deaths, hospital visits and unfilled jobs.
Opioid Epidemic- Talking Points.pdf
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Alliances and partnerships among health care providers and payers, business leaders and policy makers, and patients and caregivers, are essential to identify community-based solutions and broader policy changes to address the opioid epidemic.
For more information on the KHA Board Retreat, contact Amy Fluke at (785) 233-7436 or afluke@kha-net.org.
For more information, contact Steve Poage at spoage@kha-net.org or (785) 233-7436.
For more information on this program, contact Steve Poage (spoage@kha-net.org) or Ronni Anderson (kanderson@khsc.org) at (785) 233-7436.
Come and network, have some lunch and hear from talented communication professionals and hot topics related to health care. For more information or additional information, contact Jan Fenwick or Cindy Samuelson at (785) 233-7436.
For more information on this event, contact Ronni Anderson at (785) 233-7436 or kanderson@khsc.org.