In the summer of 2017, the Montana Healthcare Founda on sponsored listening sessions on Substance Use Disorders (SUD) in communi es across Montana to understand the extent of the problem and iden fy solu ons. The work was done in partnership with the Montana Department of Jus ce, Department of Correc ons, Department of Health and Human Services and the Governor’s O ce. Data gathering for this project also included interviews with local and na onal stake- holders and research on evidence-based prac ces to address SUD being implemented across the US. As a result of this in Montana process, state partners and the founda on iden ed the following opportuni es for ac on that Montanans can take to make progress on SUD in our state.
Opportunities for Action on SUD in Montana
Focus Area: American Indian Health
Date Published: 2017