Caring for Patients With Substance Use Disorders During the COVID-19 Pandemic
posted by AHIP
on April 23, 2020
The COVID-19 pandemic is creating unprecedented impacts and risks across the United States. But other threats to Americans’ health and well-being have not gone away and may indeed be exacerbated. The opioid epidemic continues to affect communities across the nation. And many people who suffer from substance use disorders (SUD) face new challenges resulting from social distancing and shifting priorities for health care resources.