Opioid Addiction

New Jersey launches data dashboard to share information on opioid addiction


The state's attorney general says the new tool is part of a program for law enforcement to take a more holistic approach to handling people with drug addictions.

Ohio opioid competition vaults into challenge phase


Winning ideas have been awarded small cash prizes and now the real competition begins as challengers develop their solutions.

Opioid data tool tracks overdoses, prescriptions in Pennsylvania


The governor says access to new information will help law enforcement and healthcare providers confront what he has officially declared a statewide emergency.

Virginia opioid addiction datathon inspires 15 new apps


The coding competition brought together teams of government, higher ed and the private sector to develop apps that combat the opioid crisis with analytics and open data.

As states battle opioid addiction, IBM's Watson joins the fray


A partnership between MAP Health Management and IBM is using the supercomputer to scour records and find patients most at risk of opioid addiction relapse.