Using Hospital Electronic Health Records to Monitor Drug Use Trends in Emergency Department Patients
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June 18 - The Overdose Detection Mapping Application Program (ODMAP) provides near real-time suspected overdose surveillance data across jurisdictions to support public safety and public health efforts to mobilize an immediate response to a sudden increase, or spike in overdose events.
Recent enhancements in the timeliness and specificity of drug overdose death certificate data from NCHS
May 22 - National Vital Statistics System, mortality data from the CDC's National Center for Health Statistics (NCHS) Presented by: Margaret Warner, PhD. Injury Epidemiologist CDC National Center for Health Statistics REGISTER NOW
QUICK TAKEAWAY: Psychiatrist Robert L. DuPont, MD, has been campaigning against opioid addiction for 50 years. In a new Q&A, he says that the opioid crisis, “the defining epidemic of the 21st Century,” needs a “new narrative.”