As federal, state, and local governments struggle to effectively combat the opioid epidemic, KPMG's Health and Human Services practice continues to monitor the crisis and provide insights to help governments address the epidemic.
The opioid epidemic: Spotlighting international efforts to address the crisis
While the U.S. may be one of the hardest hit countries in terms of opioid addiction numbers, it is not the only country struggling to control an opioid epidemic. This issue brief focuses on the strategies deployed in other countries, and where available, a reflection of the results achieved to date.
The opioid epidemic: Data-driven case studies
This issue brief explores a number of data-driven strategies that state and local governments have been deploying to combat the opioid epidemic.
The opioid epidemic: A framework for action
The opioid epidemic represents an unprecedented public health crisis in both its complexity and breadth. This issue brief provides an overview of the crisis, four action areas of the solution framework, and considerations for state and local agencies as they seek to address the public health emergency.