This comprehensive guide from the Abdul Latif Jameel Poverty Action Lab (J-PAL) North America provides practical guidance on how to obtain and use existing nonpublic administrative data (rather than collecting new data) for a randomized evaluation. Government departments and other organizations collect administrative data for the purposes of registration, transaction, and record keeping, usually during...

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This Treatment Improvement Protocol from the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) reviews three Food and Drug Administration-approved medications for opioid use disorder treatment—methadone, naltrexone, and buprenorphine—and the other strategies and services needed to support people in recovery. It includes an introduction to medication-assisted treatment (MAT), recommendations for addressing opioid abuse disorder in...

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A free interactive database from amfAR, the Foundation for AIDS Research, designed to support communities, lawmakers and advocates in making informed decisions about the opioid epidemic and its impact in their specific states and districts. The site provides local to national statistics using reliable data sources on opioid use, overdose death rates, prescribing rates, new...

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A toolkit from the American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP) with social needs screening tools and resources geared toward primary care providers. The toolkit includes example forms for providers and patients, social needs resources for providers, and a guide to the toolkit that incorporates an introduction to social correlates of health and team-based implementation. Explore...

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