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Don’t Forget The Gold

In the 2019 report “Facing Addiction In America: The Surgeon General’s Spotlight On Opioids,” U.S. Surgeon General Jerome M. Adams, M.D., referred to medication assisted treatment (MAT) for opioid use disorder… Read More

The 50% Proposition

Approximately 29% to 30% of individuals will experience a mental health condition by the age of 75—the estimated ‘lifetime prevalence’ of mental disorders. This was the finding of a recent… Read More

The Senior Shift

An estimated 1.7 million Medicare beneficiaries have a substance use disorder (SUD). Of these beneficiaries—8% of Medicare beneficiaries under 65 years of age and 2% over 65. But eleven percent of these… Read More