Community-Based Care: Combatting the Opioid Epidemic

Community-Based Care: Combatting the Opioid Epidemic

NIH funds study to reduce opioid related deaths by 40 percent over three yearsBlue Cross Blue Shield conducted a survey in January 2019 indicating that more than a quarter of Massachusetts residents know someone who died of an opioid overdose. The state is not alone...
Closing Rural Health Access Shortages with Technology

Closing Rural Health Access Shortages with Technology

How technological developments can address gaps in quality careRoughly 59 million people—almost 20 percent of the U.S. population—live in rural areas. The CDC found that rural Americans are at greater risk for developing chronic health conditions and their mortality...