Opioid Policy Four-Point Strategic Plan to Protect Federal Injured Workers

Link

https://www.dol.gov/owcp/dfec/opioidactionplan.htm

Sponsoring Organization

Office of Workers' Compensation Programs (OWCP)

Description

Announces a four-point strategic plan to protect injured federal workers covered under the Federal Employee's Compensation Act from the risk of opioid misuse and addiction. Includes details on these policy initiatives and their progress, information on any new policies, as well as a discussion of opioid facts and risk factors for opioid misuse, addiction, and overdose, and links to additional resources.

Geographic Coverage

Nationwide

Topics

Opioids • Pain Management and Opioid Prescribing • Policy • Prevention • Substance Use Disorder