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Video: Changing the Conversation — A Healthcare System’s Strategy to Halt the Deadly Opioid Epidemic

Published: 24 March 2020

ID: G00467627

Analyst(s): Supply Chain Community Contributors


Opioid overdoses, both prescription and illicit, have become the leading cause of accidental deaths in the U.S. In 2018, Centura Health helped lead Colorado’s opioid use reduction efforts. As of July 2019, the amount of opioids used for specific diagnosis in emergency setting decreased by 16%.

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