United States Health Services

The Sooner the Better

  US Surgeon’s General Report - Third In The Series. When most of us think of addiction, the first thing that comes to mind is someone in severe distress, whose life has otherwise become unmanageable, whether...

Facing Addiction In America

The Report itself is impressive in both breadth and scope. It tackles many issues and perspectives, while providing a wealth of statistical information substantiating the need to take dramatic, immediate and urgent action to...

From Our CEO

A message from our CEO, Jeffrey Fiorentino ​I’d like to personally thank you for considering Kipu Health. We’ve worked hard to make Kipu the easiest, most compliant and efficient EMR platform for SUD, Eating Disorders,...

Mental Health Reform Act of 2015

S.1945 — 114th Congress (2015-2016) To make available needed psychiatric, psychological, and supportive services for individuals with mental illness and families in mental health crisis, and for other purposes. Table of Contents: TITLE I—ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR MENTAL...
Medical Pills

Medication Assisted Treatment and Policy

Getting The Job Done Despite A Patchwork of State and Federal Opioid Treatment Policies Medication Assisted Treatment (MAT) is gathering tremendous momentum--quickly. In combination with counseling and behavioral therapies, MAT is offering hope as an...

The Controlled Substance Agreement

The out-of-control opioid epidemic has left most professionals scratching their heads. "If we could only figure out how to stop all this madness right in its tracks..." I know it's something we've all felt...
Carfentanil

Carfentanil: The Elephant Sedative Killing People

Carfentanil. If there was ever a drug designed to wreak havoc - this is it! Only 5 milligrams (about 1/16th the size of a baby aspirin) is strong enough to take down a one-ton Buffalo...

The “Third Wave” of The Opioid Crisis: Fentanyl.

Fentanyl-involved deaths soar in the U.S. A Frightening Report from The Centers for Disease Control. Two weeks ago, on March 14, The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention published some disturbing findings regarding the state...
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SAMHSA’s Grim Numbers; The Opioid Crisis Hits the White House Homepage

A Deepening Crisis in America Updated Numbers from SAMHSA: Hope, but the battle rages on. The latest dispatch from SAMHSA isn't pretty... The opioid crisis continues to destroy lives. The bottom line: one hundred and...

America’s current opioid crisis is the symptom of a larger, deeper problem.

Over the 100 counties with the highest fatal drug overdose rates in the U.S., more than 75% are within the heart of Appalachia or the former U.S. industrial belt. The connection between poverty, unemployment and...
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