Joint Issue Brief from Penn LDI and CHERISH: Primary Care on the Front Lines of the Opioid Crisis

This Issue Brief discusses the role of primary care teams in identifying illicit drug use disorders in their patients, the continuum of treatments that they can offer, and opportunities for successful collaboration and integration with specialists. The authors find opportunities exist for increased patient screening and delivering medication-assisted treatment as well as established models for collaboration and integration of opioid treatments.

You can access the full brief online or download the PDF.