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California Telehealth Network Awarded Grant to Fight Rural Opioid Epidemic

The California Telehealth Network (CTN), under the OCHIN Family of Companies, received $197,000 in federal funds to launch the Opioid and Chronic Pain Telemedicine Project across seven rural counties in Northern California. This program aims to harness the power of technology in the national battle against opioid misuse. 

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EPICENTER - An OHSU and OCHIN Study on Opioids and the Safety Net Population

Opioid abuse and dependency is ravaging individuals, families, and communities in the United States. In response to this epidemic, OHSU Department of Family Medicine and OCHIN are beginning work on a five-year National Institutes of Drug Abuse (NIDA) funded project named EPICENTER. The project is designed to fill in critical gaps of knowledge around  chronic opioid prescribing, misuse, outcomes, and associated community characteristics for safety net patients and clinics.

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