Associations of Opioid-Related Problems and Alcohol Screening/Intervention in Veterans

This project uses 6 years of Electronic Health Record data post-implementation of the VA's Opioid Safety Initiative to evaluate whether yearly alcohol use screenings and documented brief intervention in primary care have any association with impactful opioid-related outcomes, including opioid prescriptions, opioid use disorder diagnosis, and opioid-related hospitalizations.

Awarded By

  • Duke Endowment

Contributors

Amount

  • $145.00

Start/End

  • January 1, 2020 - June 30, 2021