Opioids and the Workplace
An Employer Toolkit for Supporting Prevention, Treatment, and Recovery
Unbeknownst to many employers, the shocking ONE IN 10 Americans living with depression goes beyond the personal realm to significantly impact the bottom line of companies from every sector, ultimately costing employers BILLIONS OF DOLLARS ($102B) each year.
A few years ago, my mom had neared the end of treatment options for a serious and life-threatening condition. When the FDA approved a drug we had been watching closely, our family was thrilled that her medical team acted quickly. At the same time, the status of my mom’s employer-sponsored supplemental health insurance was in […]