Trends and Challenges: Case Managers Tackle the Opioid Epidemic
Robert LoNigro MD, MS SVP and Chief Clinical Officer Envolve PeopleCare Centene Corporation
- Describe the current opioid abuse phenomenon: Who does it affect? What unique issues does it present for healthcare organizations?
- Discuss the intersection of behavioral health and physical health in terms of opioid abuse and care transitions; and
- Understand the role case managers play in the programs that are designed to address opioid addiction.