Prepared by Stephanie Russell, MSW
Alcohol has the largest number of treatment admissions since 2009
Alcohol, Heroin, and Meth account for 75% of all treatment records in CY2017
Twenty-five through 34 year olds account for the highest volume of treatment admissions for five out of six substances observed
White race and male gender continue to be the most frequent demographics admitted to treatment
The gender gap is the smallest for prescription opioids
Read the full report here.
Published: October 11, 2018 | Updated: October 15, 2018
Regional Accountable Entities, or RAEs, are new organizations in Health First Colorado, Colorado’s Medicaid program. They are responsible for coordinating members’ care, ensuring they are connecting with primary and behavioral health care, and developing regional strategies to serve Health First Colorado members
While the aim is to eventually improve care, many changes are largely administrative and behind the scenes, and RAEs are attempting to launch their programs without ...