AuthorBennett, Joel B.
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AbstractWe are in the grips of an opioid epidemic. You only need to peek under the surface to see that the pain giving rise to addiction is both psychological and societal. National studies show increases in suicide rates, alcoholism, depression, sleep, fatigue and stress. Now add in the rise of stress-related disorders, positive drug-test rates and social polarization, and it's clear the effect on worker health and productivity is serious.
CitationBennet, J. B. (2018, January). The opioid epidemic: a team based approach to prevention. WORKSPAN, 52-55.
SponsorsOrganizational Wellness & Learning Systems (OWLS)
Keywordculture of health
Opioid-Related Disorders--prevention & control
Health Care Costs