Infographic: The Opioid Prevention and Intervention Intelligence System

The opioid epidemic is a widespread problem that requires coordinated efforts from various sectors of the government to be addressed effectively. In the past, the impact of drug use and addiction is witnessed and studied through its casualties. Technology and data science, together, aims to study the problem with a preventive and interventionist point of view.

Check out this infographic that highlights the things Al Smith discussed during his webinar, including basic statistics about the Opioid epidemic, what the Opioid Prevention and Intervention Intelligence System (OPIIS) system is, what the systems are OPIIS draws from,  the risk factors OPIIS uses to score each person and how cases are created to triage individuals. 

 

Additional Resources
1 year ago
The Opioid Prevention and Intervention Intelligence System: An Interview with Al Smith
The opioid epidemic has devastated families, challenged first responders and drained communities, le […]
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