Corey Rhyan on the Economic Toll of the Opioid Crisis

Premiere DateFeb 26, 2018
Categories Culture Politics Talk
00:00 Intro
00:51 Corey Rhyan
02:13 Greatest Areas of Cost
04:54 Opioid Crisis on Healthcare
06:02 Policy Recommendations
07:54 Reason for Measuring Cost
10:38 Outro
11:08 Running Out Hockey Dad
15:28 Finish

Corey Rhyan joins the show to discuss Altarum’s recent report that estimates the economic toll of the opioid crisis since 2001 is more than $1 trillion.

Corey Rhyan is a senior analyst with Altarum’s Sustainable Health Spending Strategies program. Click here to read more about the report.

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