Overdose Response and Linkage to Care: A Roadmap for Health Departments

Shares resources and tools organized around seven strategies for state and local health departments to implement that focus on linking individuals at risk of opioid overdose to care. Includes rural-specific considerations, examples, and resources such as an organizational checklist, resources and tools to support strategies for linkage to care, principles central to harm reduction, sample job description, recommendations for ED-based Overdose Response Programs.