Hospitalizations for Opioid Overdose – 2016
Report Data: 2016
What's In This Report
This brief highlights recent findings on hospitalizations for opioid overdose, including the number of hospital admissions for heroin and pain medication overdose as well as in-hospital mortality rates. Population-based rates by county are also shown. Overall, hospital admissions for opioid overdose accounted for an estimated $27 million in hospital payments in 2016.
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