Book/Report

Addressing the Opioid Crisis in the United States.

Martin L; Laderman M; Hyatt J; Krueger J; Institute for Healthcare Improvement; IHI.

Misuse of opioid medications is currently a serious patient safety concern. Discussing the results of an effort to determine how individuals, communities, and health care at large can manage the opioid epidemic, this report proposes a systems approach to address the problem.