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Healthcare Professionals' Attitudes Towards Opioids

What tools are needed to lower rising addiction rates?

The Physician-Patient Alliance for Health and Safety surveyed clinicians about their attitudes towards opioid prescriptions in the U.S. With an estimated 2 million Americans Healthcare Professionals Attitudes Towards Opioidsaddicted to opioids, the question of whether opioids are over-prescribed is a hot topic.

Physicians and other clinicians shared their thoughts on what can be done to fight the growing epidemic of opioid addiction in our new downloadable infographic. The responses give a snapshot of perspectives on possible causes for the opioid epidemic and - most importantly - views on who should play roles as change leaders.

For more information on this pressing public health issues, read our companion article What Do Nurses Need to Fight the Opioid Epidemic?


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