Trends and Challenges: Case Managers Tackle the Opioid Epidemic


Robert LoNigro MD, MS SVP and Chief Clinical Officer Envolve PeopleCare Centene Corporation

Learning Objectives:

  • 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.

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