Setting a New Standard for Opioid Safety in Hospitals

The Governor’s Task Force on Overdose Prevention and Intervention (Task Force) would like feedback on the Draft Emergency Department (ED) and Hospital Standards for the care of opioid addiction and overdose. These Standards were presented at the July 13, 2016, Task Force meeting. Thank you for taking the time to be involved in this effort to improve opportunities for people with opioid addiction and increase safer opioid prescribing in our EDs and hospitals.

Please provide your comments here.

This document will be available for public comment until 11:59pm on August 31, 2016.



Find out more about who comprises the task force, what we were asked to do, and what the process entailed.

strategic plan

Our final version of the strategic plan is complete.